2012 Peachtree Press Conference

AJC Peachtree Road Race Press Conference Scheduled for Monday, July 2 at 10 a.m.


WHO:                  Mayor Kasim Reed

Tracey Russell, Race Director of the AJC Peachtree Road Race

                                   Becky Washburn, Athlete Liaison for the Shepherd Center Wheelchair Division

John Curtin, Professional Athlete Coordinator

                                   Kim Scofi, Operation Homefront Georgia

Members of the 2012 Peachtree Wheelchair and Footrace Divisions’ Professional Athlete Field


WHAT:                 AJC Peachtree Road Race Press Conference

Highlights of this year’s race and details on the new race elements for 2012


WHEN:                 Monday,July 2, 2012

10 a.m.


WHERE:             Magnolia Hall, Piedmont Park

Parking available in deck located on Worchester Drive off of Monroe Drive

**Media looking to secure race-day credentials must sign-up by Friday, June 29 at



Highlights:             Event Alert System featured at the 2012 AJC Peachtree Road Race

AJC Peachtree Road Race to host the 2013 and 2014 USA Men’s and Women’s 10 km Championships

                                 Operation Homefront Georgia and Atlanta Track Club’s Kilometer Kids are official charity partners for Peachtree


MEDIA CONTACTS:    Allison Ritter                                                 Erika Burns

Hope-Beckham Inc.                                      Atlanta Track Club

404-604-2603 – direct                                  404-231-9064 ext. 28

404-210-3641 – cell