Light the Way 5K

400 Barrett Parkway
Kennesaw, GA 30144

Running > 1k, 5k

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Event Description

The “Light The Way 5K" is a way to bring the community together to show unity and love. Our aim is to promote mental, physical, nutritional and financial health and provide a space for local and non-local organizations to be of service to the community. A portion of the proceeds will go towards providing school supplies and other important essentials to the community on the day of the event. 


Not ready to run "live" yet? Sign up for the virtual option and have your swag mailed to your door!

Event details and schedule

Kennesaw Town Center Mall 
Event Run Times:
7:30 a.m. - Fun Run
8:00 a.m. - 5K Run
You don’t want to miss this opportunity!
We will have a live warm up workout to prepare the mind and body for a beautiful walk, run or jog. There will be live music to get the body loose and the heart smiling. After the race, enjoy music, food and fun! Bring unused school supplies to the race to further help the cause!
***Awards will be given to overall male and female winners as well as in various age groups, male and female.***
Submit your final time anytime between 7/24 and 8/1. Please follow the steps below in order to be included in the results.
1. Run or walk a 5K anywhere - even on a treadmill. (If you are running/walking outside, please make sure you follow all local, state and federal COVID-19 guidelines and mandates!)
2. Take a picture of your time/distance. Record your time by using Strava, Garmin, Mapmyrun, or even a picture of your watch or treadmill display. As long as we can see your distance / time, you are good!
3. Email your proof to within the time window posted above. (Times submitted outside of this window will not count.) 
4. Please include your full name in the email. 
5. In the subject line of your email, please put "Light the Way 5K Results Submission" This will help us know which event you are participating in. Results will be posted on 8/2.
This race is part of the 2021 Run and See Georgia Grand Prix. See you there!
Free pictures! Free pictures! 

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