5K, 10K, Fun Run
Next Race Date 
Saturday
April 11, 2015

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 14th Annual 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 work of HomeStretch and its supporters has been recognized by various foundations and the community at large. The US Department of Housing and Urban Development rewarded HomeStretch with its Award of Excellence as one of the top 100 community housing organizations in the United States. HomeStretch, after meeting 100% of the requirements, was accredited by the Georgia Coalition to End Homelessness, Inc.

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.

learn more about HomeStretch

 
    Both Courses USATF Certified
    Electronic Chip Timing

t-shirts for runners

We will again feature the Zorrell Boston Men's Shirt & Boulder Marathon Woman's shirt with v-neck!!!  These are the highest quality event shirt on the market with a $20+ retail value!!  T-Shirt for all registered runners/walkers.

Register Early!
Limited to the first 1,500 runners.
Awards in 16 Age Categories

Active.com
Register online at Active.com

Walk-in Registrations
walk-in registration at Road Runner Sports
Register in person at any of the 3 locations
Buckhead 
|  Marietta  |  Alpharetta
 
  Race Results

Run the River 2014Run the River 2014

Run the River 2014 Photos

Twisted Timber
Performance by Twisted Timber

NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION
you can pick up your bib, packet 
and t-shirt on race day morning
Pre-Race Day Packet Pick-up
(including Bib, Packet & T-shirt)
(1 location only)
Friday, April 10 from 11am - 7pm
Road Runner Sports - Merchant Walk
1311 Johnson Ferry Rd, Suite 412
Marietta GA 30068
Race Day Schedule
10K start 8:00 AM
5K start 8:15 AM
Fun Run start 8:20 AM
Plan to arrive at least 45 minutes prior to the start of your event.  Carpool if possible.
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