5K, 10K, Fun Run
Saturday
April 22, 2017

St. Andrew Catholic Church
675 Riverside Road, Roswell

   
 

About The Event

Choate Construction Run the River 5K/10K
Enjoy a scenic run/walk along the Chattahoochee River as you join your fellow runners & walkers in the 15th Anniversary Edition Choate Construction Run the River 5K/10K benefiting HomeStretch.  Proceeds are used to continue HomeStretch's mission of providing housing, hope, and life skills to homeless families.  This fast, flat, USATF certified course (5K & 10K) is a great opportunity for a PR or to just enjoy a leisurely stroll along the Chattahoochee River.  Awards for overall and masters M/F winners, plus 16 age categories.   Fun Run participants also receive trophies.  Everyone enjoys a fun-filled post race party of music (provided by Twisted Timber), food, prizes, and MEE MEE the Clown.  This is a family, children, pet friendly event.  Baby strollers are welcome as are walkers.  

Come and "RUN THE RIVER"...you'll enjoy it!!! 

About HomeStretch

HomeStretch began in 1991 when volunteers at North Fulton Community Charities recognized the need for affordable housing in the North Fulton area. A growing number of families were at-risk of homelessness. However, the Charities could offer nothing beyond short-term, emergency aid. To meet this need HomeStretch was founded. Today, our agency owns and operates 30 single family residences. We have trained social workers who work directly with families plus over 800 caring citizens that commit their time and energy each year to ensure the success of our clients.

The heart of HomeStretch's mission is helping homeless families get back on their feet and into permanent, sustainable housing. This is no small endeavor considering that HomeStretch families typically earn salaries at or below the poverty threshold. Run the River 5K/10K is one of the primary fundraisers that keep HomeStretch growing and meeting this critical need.

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New for 2017
a 5K Walk!!! 
Walkers will enjoy a stress-free
stroll on the Riverside Trail
which will help reduce
congestion on the road.
    Both Courses USATF Certified
    Chip Timing by Orion Racing
    Awards in 16 Age Categories

Event T-Shirt 2017

High quality event T-Shirt for all registered runners/walkers.

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Church Challenge Trophy
 
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