ABOUT THE RACE:
Name: Tryptophan Half Marathon and 10K/5K
Distance: Half Marathon and 5K
Date: Thursday, November 22, 2018
Location: Cumming, Ga.
Guilt free turkey day! Run, walk, jog, or stroll yourself along this flat, chip-timed course. A new Thanksgiving tradition in North Georgia benefitting Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Kim Hall - 404-769-4408
- Tuesday Nov 20 and Wednesday Nov. 21...
11:00 am - 7:00 pm packet pickup and late registration (if not sold out).
at Totally Running in Cumming
- Thursday Nov. 22...
6:30 am - packet pickup
7:30 am - Half Marathon starts.
7:45 am - 10K.
8:00 am - 5K
Rain or shine. Guaranteed shirt, arm sleeve, and goody bag if registered by November 20. (5K entry does not include arm sleeve)
- register online.
- registration available at Totally Running, 405 Peachtree Parkway, Cumming GA
- registration available at Totally Running, 28 North Grove Street, Dahlonega, GA
AWARDS & EXTRAS
Overall male/female 1st, 2nd, 3rd - Overall masters male/female
1st, 2nd, 3rd place age group awards ages 10 and under - 65 years.
Guaranteed shirt, arm sleeve, and goody bag if registered by November 20.
We'll have music, cheering volunteers, and several points along the course to keep your spirits high, and keep your energy up.
WATER, AID, & POTTIES
Water will be located just past the 2 mile mark, and approximately every 1.5 miles thereafter. Each stop after mile 4 will have energy drink as well. Aid stations after mile 7 will also have pretzels, bananas, and other items. There will be several points along the course with port-a-potties.
Location change from last year!! Still an out and back on a flat course.
Races start and finish at the track at Fowler Park, 4110 Carolene Way, Cumming, GA 30040. The race course is on the Big Creek Greenway (Concrete / Boardwalk Greenway), Forsyth County, Georgia. The Big Creek Greenway is a 12 foot wide concrete and boardwalk path winding through the woods along Big Creek.
PACING, FINISHING, & TIMING
In order to maintain a safe course, and have an awards ceremony before the morning ends, the course will officially close 4 hours after the race starts. Any participants still on the course will need to move to the sidewalks