DATE: Saturday, September 8, 2012

LOCATION: 

Nash Farm Battlefield Park

100 Babbs Mill Rd., Hampton, GA. 30228

SCHEDULE:  

8:00 a.m. Packet, number, and chip pick-up

9:00 a.m. Women's 4K race

9:30 a.m. Men's 6K race

11:00 a.m. (approx.) Awards

ENTRY PROCEDURE:

TEAM STEPS TO REGISTER AND ENTRY INTO MEET: see "Meet Entry Instructions" above

UNATTATCHED/INDIVIDUAL STEPS TO ENTER MEET:

                Send an email to Coach England with your interest to compete: cengland@gsu.edu

                Entry fee: $15 due at packet/number pick-up at 8:00am. No pay, no play

ENTRY DEADLINE:

Wednesday September 5, 2012 at 11:59pm

ENTRY FEE:

  • $75 per team / per gender; payable at packet pickup
  • $150 for combined men's & women's teams
  • Unlimited runners per team
  • $15 for Unattached/Individuals-due at packet/number pick-up at 8:00am. No pay, no race

DIRECTIONS: (from Atlanta)

I-75 south to Exit 221 (Jonesboro Rd/Lovejoy)

Turn right (west) onto Jonesboro Rd.

Continue 5 miles on Jonesboro Rd.

Turn Left onto Babbs Mill Rd.

Nash Farm Battlefield Park is on right

Parking is 100m ahead on right

COURSE: 

Two kilometer grass loop with challenging hills; good footing; course crosses gravel path numerous times.  Venue is on a historic Civil War battlefield site.

FINISH LINE/CHIPS:

  • Runners, please run all the way through the chute. This event will use chip timing system.
  • Each athlete will have a chip entered into competition that matches his or her assigned race number. Please have your athletes zip tie the chip to their shoelaces securely.
  • Coaches are responsible for returning their athletes’ issued timing chips
  • There will be a timing chip “turn-in” table near the awards tent
  • Ensure all timing chips assigned to your athletes are returned by the end of the race
  • Coaches will be charged $20.00 per each timing chip not returned