Run for Recovery 5K Run - 2022

390 Big Shanty Road
Kennesaw, GA 30144

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Event Description

The Run for Recovery 5K is a USATF CERTIFIED COURSE (Course # GA19015DJ).

The Run for Recovery 5k is hosted on the beautiful campus of Kennesaw State University and supports students in recovery from addiction and eating disorders. The race is hosted by KSU's Health Promotion and Wellness.

The Run for Recovery is a kick-off event for National Recovery Month in September, during which hundreds of events across the country support the positive message that behavioral health is essential to overall health, that prevention works, treatment is effective and people can and do recover. National Recovery Month exists to increase the awareness and understanding of substance use disorders and celebrate the people who recover. Kennesaw State University provides resources to help students find the path to hope, health, and wellness.


Event details and schedule

13th Annual Run for Recovery 5K

Wednesday, August 24 at 11:59 pm: Last day for early-bird pricing and online registration

Friday, August 26 from 10 am - 5 pm: Packet Pick Up @ KSU Health Promotion and Wellness, Student Recreation and Activities Center Building - Suite 1200, Address: 290 Kennesaw State University Road, Kennesaw, GA 30144


Saturday, August 27: RACE DAY!

  • 7:00-7:45 am: Race day registration & packet pick-up @ The Perch
  • 7:00-10:00 am: Visit sponsor tables
  • 8:00 am: 5K race starts!
  • 9:00 am: Race awards

Race Location:

The Perch, KSU Sports and Entertainment Park

390 Big Shanty Road, Kennesaw, GA 30144


Parking:  Free onsite parking is available at 390 Big Shanty Road, Kennesaw, GA 30144

Course: This is a 3 loop USATF CERTIFIED COURSE (Course # GA19015DJ).

Additional Details: Please visit Run for Recovery website!

Interested in sponsoring the Run for Recovery event? Please email!

Sorry, no refunds, transfers, or deferrals.

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