110 Hoschton Rd
Jefferson, GA 30549

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Event Description

Come join us for the 9th Annual Freedom Run 5K at Jefferson Middle School. Whether you run or walk, come join us for a great time at the race and stay to enjoy the Jefferson Freedom Festival afterwards. The course will be on paved streets around and near the school.

This year there will be a Run at Home Option.  Run your 3.1 miles anywhere during the week of  June 19 to June 26.  Submit finish times by 12-noon on June 26 to:  http://tiny.cc/21FreedomRunTimes  

Event details and schedule

Race day Registration and Packet Pickup: Begins at 6:30AM.

5K: Starts at 8AM.


Awards will be given in person participants for the Overall Male/Female, Masters Male/Female and 3 deep in standard age group beginning with 10 and under to 75 and over.

Virtual Run at Home Option:  Run your 3.1 miles anywhere during the week of  June 19 to June 26.  Submit finish times by 12-noon on June 26 to:  http://tiny.cc/21FreedomRunTimes.  Virtual runners are not eligible for t-shirts or awards.

Timing and Results

Finish line management and results provided by Classic Race Services with results posted to www.classiconestop.com,  www.classicraceservices.com, www.active.com, www.athlinks.com.

Shirts and Goodies

Short sleeve shirts will be guaranteed to all in-person pre-registered participants registered by 6/16/21 and as they last on race day. After 6/16/21 there is no guarantee of receiving a t-shirt. There will be plenty of refreshments. Stay after the race and enjoy the Jefferson Freedom Festival.

Series Affiliation

The race is part of the 2021 Black Bag Race Series.


The proceeds from the race will benefit at risk and underprivileged youth in Jefferson through the Jefferson Recreation Scholarship Fund.

Other Info: In case of rain, the races will go on.  Delay of the start may happen in case of severe weather in the area at race time.  If severe weather continues, then the race director or local authorities may make the call to cancel the race at that time.  Sorry, no refunds.

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