MUSTARD SEED 5K

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Race Details

 

Date: Sunday, August 11, 2019 

Time: Race Starts: 8:00 AM

Locaton:  Kids R Kids, 3835 Johns Creek Parkway, Johns Creek, GA 


Early Packet Pickup 

Date: Saturday, August 10th 

Time:  10am-2pm 

Location: Road Runner Sports (new location!) at 5275 Peachtree Parkway, Norcross GA.  

Take advantage and get 10% off your purchase in-store, 20% off for VIPs!  

register here

Summary

 Join us in Johns Creek/Cumming for a great  morning with a 5K, music and food all to benefit Mustard Seed  Communities in Nicaragua!  The 5K starts at 8 AM and we'll have great  shirts, and awards for the Overall M/F, Overall Masters' M/F and the top  three in all the normal five year age groups from 10 & under to  75+. Serious and recreational runners, walkers and strollers are all  welcome!  This USATF Certified course & AJC Peachtree Qualifier 

Proceeds go to support the Saint Brigid  Mustard Seed Ministry dedicated to supporting the work of Mustard Seed  Communities in Nicaragua serving abandoned children with disabilities  and uplifting marginalized communities.  www.mustardseed.com 



Event Schedule

 

August 10th from 10am - 2pm - Road Runner Sports (new location!) at 5275 Peachtree Parkway, Norcross GA  
August 11      7:00 AM - Race Day Registration & Check in opens  
August 11    8:00 AM  - 5K Starts
We have several Bib/Packet pickup options available for you.
Bib Mail Out...for $2.50 you can have your bib mailed straight to your front door.  We'll be  sending them out on Monday of race week, and you can sleep in a few  extra minutes on race morning...just show up with enough time to get in  the start coral.  Once you finish, you can pick up your shirt and any  goodies that might also be included.  
Early Packet Pick up- 8/10 from 10am-2pm @ Road Runner Sports (new location!) at 5275 Peachtree Parkway, Norcross GA.  Take advantage and get 10% off your purchase in-store, 20% off for VIPs!
Race Day Pickup...Check  in opens at 7:00 am on race morning.  Be sure to arrive closer to 7:00  am than 8:00 am.  We'll get you your bib, and then after you cross the  finish line you can get your shirt and any goodies.

Registration Fees

 

Early Bird 5K through June 30th

5K...$25

5K-No Swag...$20 (Same great race...no shirt) 

Virtual 5K...$25


Regular 5K July 1st - Aug 10th

5K...$27

5K-No Swag..$20  

Virtual 5K...$25  


Race Day

5K...$30


Raffle Tickets - purchase tickets to win one of many awesome Gift Cards!  Purchase more tickets to increase your chances! $2 - one raffle ticket $5 - six raffle tickets $20 - 15 raffle tickets 


Phantom runners are also welcome…you want to support the cause, but can't make it out race day.  

NOTE: you'll need to pick up your shirt at St. Brigid Catholic Church in Johns Creek.   

Race day registrations are welcome for $5 additional (shirts will be available while supplies last).

We're in North Georgia, and there's not  much that anyone can call flat & fast..But this is a pretty course  and the bulk of it is flat...just a few short hills.   


USATF Certified Course #GA16042WC & Peachtree Qualifier!

Awards and Goodies

 We have awards for the overall M/F, overall  masters M/F, and the top 3 in each of the normal 5 year age groups 10  & Under through 75+. Awesome race shirts (guaranteed in your size if  you register by 8/1), afterwards they're available while supplies last. 

Top finishers will earn a spot in the  championships to be held in January 2020. The number of spots available  is based on the total registration...All participants will automatically  qualify for FREE entry into the Five Star Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot.  See event website for details. 

Running Options

Virtual Race


Can't make it out to the event site on  race day? 

Still want to participate and have a shot at an award?  


Or  Maybe your just in love with the shirt or the cause?  Then the virtual  race is for you.  


Here's how it works:

1.      Register for the Virtual division

2.      Start Training 

3.      The day before the race you'll receive instructions & a link to submit your race time

4.      Submit your race time by end of race day 

5.      The day after the race results (Virtual Runner division) will be posted online 

6.      Monday after the race you'll receive an email with a link to the results & any pictures. 

7.      Monday after the race we'll package up all the T-shirts & medals and put them in the mail.  

Submit Virtual Time

 Teams and Groups Yes,  you can bring your friends, so grab people you know (or don't know).   Share your morning with other like minded folks and score a great  discount!

  • 5+...$2.50 off
  • 11+…$3.75 off
  • 21+…$5.00 off
  • 51+…$6.25 off
  • 100+…$7.50 off

Our events are designed to be fun and for  the entire family. With that in mind any competitor, spectator, parent,  volunteer, or sponsor, exhibiting unsportsmanlike conduct or interfering  with the positive, competitive atmosphere of the event will be asked to  leave the venue and course immediately with no refunds.