Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 9:00am
The State Botanical Garden of Georgia in Athens
About the Race
The 2nd Annual Fun Run Towards Sustainability will be an unofficial 5K within the State Botanical Garden of Georgia campus in Athens, GA. Proceeds from the race will go towards the Small Dreams Foundation, UGA Sustainability Program and the State Botanical Garden of Georgia. Space is very limited, with only 200 available slots for runners/walkers.
• The entry fee is $30 for adults and $20 for students and includes a spot in the run and a Small Dreams Fun Run Towards Sustainability Dri-Fit T-shirt
• Awards will be given for Overall Male/Female Winner
The 2nd Annual Fun Run Towards Sustainability is a celebration of sustainable and healthy neighborhoods and improvements in the area’s overall environmental health. We will have many green features as part of this event, including:
• Seed paper race bibs
• Paperless online registration
• On-site recycling
• Awards made from recycled materials
• Recycling your old tennis shoes and cell phones – bring them to the race!
• Sustainable education “visual stations” along the race course
The race is approximately 5 kilometers (3.1 miles) on paved, gravel, and trail-like surfaces completely within the State Botanical Garden of Georgia campus located at 2450 South Milledge Avenue, Athens, GA 30605.
It is with the help of sponsors that we can make this event a success and ultimately provide funding for our beneficiaries. If you are interested in sponsorship opportunities, please email Michelle at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Big Dreamer | $500+
Includes company logo on T-shirt, event banner, Small Dreams Foundation website and Facebook page, and complimentary race numbers for 4 employees.*
Small Dreamer | $250
Includes company logo on event banner, Small Dreams Foundation website and Facebook page, and complimentary race numbers for 2 employees.*
Dreamer | $100
Includes company logo on Small Dreams Foundation website and Facebook page and 1 complimentary race number.
*Sponsorship payments (and logos) received by March 1 will guarantee a place on the run t-shirt and/or banner.
Ready to sign-up? Start Here:
Registration and race bib pick-up will begin at the State Botanical Garden of Georgia campus located at 2450 South Milledge Avenue, Athens, GA 30606 on Saturday, March 22 at 8:30 am. The race will begin at 9:00 am.
Pre-race and Post-race Festivities
You can also join us for pre-race festivities on Friday evening at Grindhouse Burgers (1553 S. Lumpkin St, Athens, GA 30605). Mention Small Dreams Foundation to get our “Buy One, Get One Free” burger special!
After the race, join us at Your Pie @ Five Points (1591 South Lumpkin Street, Athens, GA 30606). Runners who visit our partners’ educational tables at the end of the run will receive a limited edition Terrapin/Small Dreams Foundation Pint Glass beginning at 11 a.m.
WAIVER: By registering for this event, I acknowledge that running a road race is a potentially hazardous activity. I should not enter unless I am medically able and properly trained. I assume all risks associated with running this event. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts and in consideration of your accepting my entry fee, I, for myself, and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release the Small Dreams Foundation, State Botanical Garden of Georgia, the University of Georgia, and all sponsors, their representatives and successors, for all claims or liabilities of any kind arising out of my participation in this event.