2024 USATF Masters 5KM Championships - Publix Atlanta 5K

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The 2024 Publix Atlanta 5K serves as the USATF Masters 5K Championships. A prize purse of $8,000+ will be awarded to eligible runners ages 40 and over. To be included in the USATF Masters 5K Championship portion of the Publix Atlanta 5K, athletes must register and declare eligibility through USATF.org.

You must be a member of USATF to participate in this division and you must register through USATF. For more information or to register for the championships, go to the USATF event page here.

Date & Time
  • February 24, 7:30 a.m.
  • Home Depot Backyard, Atlanta
  • 5K (ages 40 & older)
Event Swag
  • adidas shirt
  • Medal
  • $40 through 1/14/24
  • $45 through 2/10/24
  • $50 through 2/21/24
Registration Cut-Off Date
  • February 21 at 11:59 p.m. PST



6:00 a.m.

Race Number Pickup Opens

7:30 a.m.

USATF Masters 5K Start - Women

7:40 a.m.

USATF Masters 5K Start - Men

7:45 a.m.

Mass Participation Race

8:55 a.m.

5K Course Closes

9:45 a.m.

Awards Ceremony Begins


No race day registration is available, but individuals can register online through USATF until February 21, 11:59 p.m. PST


Unofficial results are available online the morning of February 24 and will be posted in the event area as soon as the event has concluded. Results are made official 60 minutes after the posting and any protests adjudicated.

Your timing device for this event is the Chronotrack single use B-tag. In order to receive an accurate time, please confirm your bib is...

  • Clearly visible on the front of the torso
  • Unaltered and unmodified (Do not fold or wrinkle)
  • Pinned in all four corners
  • Not covered (jackets, fuel belts, etc.)

Atlanta Track Club is a member organization of both the Road Runners Club of America (RRCA) & USA Track & Field (USATF) and adheres to the guidelines and rules of competition in the events Atlanta Track Club conducts and provides.


Course Map: Click Here

Course time limit:

  • 5K: 1 hour and 15 minutes (25 minute per mile pace)

For the safety and enjoyment of all participants, no pets, or wheeled conveyances of any kind, including baby joggers/strollers, roller/inline skates, and bicycles, are permitted on the course. Headphones are strongly discouraged.

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