FOSTER YOUR COLOR CRAZY 5K

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Race Details

 

Date:  Sat. August 17, 2019

Time: Check in at 6:45am

Race starts at 8:00am

5K Starts at 8:00 AM

Location:  Cumming Fairgrounds 

235 Castleberry Rd, Cumming, GA US 30040 

register here

Summary

 Come out to the Cumming Fairgrounds and join SAFFT  to Foster Your Color Craze 5K!   Participants will get doused with different colors of powder along the  course.  So get ready & bring your family, friends, and anyone else  that wants to show off their colors and have a good time!

All proceeds will benefit SAFFT.    

SAFFT is Supporting Adoption & Foster Families Together.    

We  are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that protects children, rebuilds  families, and empowers caregivers!  We provide integrated services to  children who have been abused or neglected and support their caregivers.   Our services include supervised visitation in a safe, nurturing  environment; parenting skills training; family therapy; a resource  closet for foster parents; athletic and extracurricular activity  scholarships; and one-time, emergency assistance to caregivers to  support children entering foster care or transitioning back to their  biological parents.  

Registration Fees

 

5K 

Early Bird:  through May 31...$27 

Regular: June 1 - Aug 16...$30 

Race Day...$35 

Kids 10 & Under 

Early Bird: through May 31...$15 

Regular: June 1 - Aug 16...$17 

Race Day...$20 

Kids 10 & Under (NO Shirt/Bib Packet):  FREE Virtual 5K 

Early Bird: through May 31...$27 

Regular Price: June 1 - Aug 15...$30 

RACE FOR FREE...help Fund Raise for SAFFT and when you reach $250, your registration will be refunded back to you! 

Awards and Goodies

 Awesome race shirts guaranteed to all participants registered by 8/11, afterwards they're available while supplies last  

We Have Awards As follows:   

Overall M/F Overall Masters M/F Overall Grand Masters M/F Overall Senior Masters M/F Top 3 in all regular 5 Year age groups (10 & under - 75+) 

All participants will automatically qualify for FREE entry into one of our 2019 Five Star Turkey Trots.   

Top  finishers will also have the opportunity to earn a spot in the   Championships to be held on Jan 6, 2020. The number of spots available   is based on the total registration...see event website for details. 

Running Options

  Grab your family, friends, and co-workers  and participate as a team…you can score a great discount, and nothing  will replace the additional fun.  If you come out with a bunch of your friends...We've got some great discounts for you too.     5+...$2.50 off   11+…$3.75 off   21+…$5.00 off   51+…$6.25 off  100+…$7.50 off  DONATE & FUND RAISE Did you know? All race and fundraising proceeds go to SAFFT.   How you can maximize your support:  Register and run with us!  Invite friends and family to join you!  If you can't make it, sign up for the Virtual Run!  Make a donation when you register!  Create your own pledge page!  
VIRTUAL RACE Can't make it to the event...Still want to support the cause...No Problem!  The Virtual Race Is For You!  Here's how it works:  

  1. Register for the Virtual division & Start Training  
  2. The day before the race you'll receive instructions & a link to submit your race time  
  3. Submit your race time by end of race day  
  4. The Monday after the race, results (Virtual Runner division) will be posted online  
  5. Monday after the race you'll receive an email with a link to the results & any pictures.  
  6. Monday after the race we'll package up all the T-shirts & medals and put them in the mail.

Event Schedule

 

June 1        12:00 AM - Price increase  

August 11  11:59 PM  - Deadline to register to guarantee your shirt   

August 17    6:45 AM - Race Day Registration & Check In Opens  

August 17    8:00 AM  - 5K Starts