Get out your running shoes! It’s almost here! Are you ready for the Georgia SPCA 3rd Annual “Run for the Rescues” 5k, Fun Run, and Festival?
Don’t delay, register today. This family-friendly event is on Saturday, March 23rd, 2013, from 8:00am to 4:00pm at the Suwanee Town Center Park.
***The 5K is a Certified Course USTAF #GA12061WC 2014 Peachtree Road Race Qualifier***
There’s something for everyone at this fun event! Run/Walk with your Dog(s), Volunteer, Set up a Fund Raising Page, Cheer the runners and walkers, Be a Vendor or Sponsor… and ALL proceeds benefit the GA SPCA Adoption Center!!!
The race will take place at 9:15am in the beautiful Suwanee Town Center Park in the heart of Suwanee. We encourage everyone to bring their dogs for this run to benefit homeless pets. After the race, stick around for awards, prizes, food, beverage, lots and lots of vendors and much more!
Bandannas will be awarded to all dogs participating in the event. Pets will be available for adoption on-site. Dog Trainer, Micro-Chipping ($25), LOTS of vendors with freebies and items for purchase and will be taking orders!
Smile for the camera as you cross the Finish Line, True Speed Photo will be there taking your picture.
Three Ways to Register:
- Online – www.active.com – go here.
- In person at any of the six convenient Big Peach Running Co. locations: Kennesaw, Marietta, Atlanta, Alpharetta, Suwanee or Decatur. Visit them online: www.bigpeachrunningco.com
- By Mail – print the race application and mail with your check to:
1175 Highway 23
Suwanee, GA 30024
ATTN: Christine Muller
RUN FOR THE RESCUES VOLUNTEER SIGN UP
We need lots of volunteers! Click the link for the area where you’d like to help and sign up online. Volunteers will receive free breakfast and a volunteer t-shirt. Please enter your t-shirt size in the “comment” field when you sign up.
Onsite Registration Table Assist with last minute registrations on race day
Pre-Registered Runners/Runner Bag Distribution
Check in pre-registered runners and hand out runner bags
Vendor Check-In Booth
Assist vendors in finding their assigned booth space
Help vendors take stuff to their booths
Race Course Volunteers Stationed at various points on the course to be sure runners stay on track; staff the water station
Handing out Medals
to the Fun Run finishers
Race Site Setup
Set up marker and water stations
Georgia SPCA Booth
help with our adoptable animals and merchandise sales
assist with contests and other festival activities
Runner Bag Stuffing
Weds, Mar 20 at 6:00 pm
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The Georgia SPCA is a no-kill animal rescue shelter in Suwanee, GA on Buford Highway. To donate, volunteer or adopt, stop by any day of the week.