General Race Day Info

We are keeping a close eye on guideance statements issued from the CDC and/or the city of Atlanta's Mayor's Office of Special Events as it pertains to outdoor events. Read more on how we are keeping your safety in mind. Race participants, staff and volunteers will not be required to mask but have the option to do so at their discretion.

Race day check in begins at 6:30 A.M. and ends at 7:15 A.M.  Directions and parking information can be found in the "About the Race/Directions and Parking" section of this website. A Race Site map is available here.


6:30am -  Check-In and Registration opens
7:15am -  Check-In and Registration closes
7:30am -  Road Race begins
-  IMPORTANT NOTE: 1K walkers kindly line up behind the 5K runners; thanks
8:45am -  Tot Trot begins
9:00am -  Awards Ceremony begins

*** Rain or Shine Event***


Atlantic Station in Atlanta is the site of this year's event which includes the Awards ceremony. Driving directions can be obtained by web search of Atlantic Station or by using the address of 241 20th Street, NW, Atlanta, GA 30363.

PRE REGISTRATION 5K & 1K: $40 Timed, $35 Untimed 

Open now through midnight, Sunday, September 18th, 2022.


Open online Monday, September 19th until Race Day, Saturday September 24th, at 6:30am-7:15am. The final day to select a timed bib is Monday, September 19th.

On-site registrants will receive a race bib, and other swag if available. Swag is not guaranteed and is available while supplies last.


We request all walkers (whether 5K or 1K) line up behind runners to help facilitate the start of the Race and avoid collisions. Children and strollers are welcomed, however if you bring a stroller we ask that you also start behind the runners.


Registration fee: $10, includes race swag. Increases to $15 after September 18th. Available to children ages 6 and under; occurs from 8:45am-9:00am (approx time). Additional information about Tot Trot registration and location can be found on our "About the Race/Kids Activites" page.


Water stations will be setup at the Finish Line as well as at the one and two mile markers. Complimentary light food will be available at the Finish Line. In addition, food trucks will be on-site for purchase of refreshments. Chick-A-Biddy, a breakfast and lunch restaurant in Atlantic Station, will open at 9am for our participants.


Donations by check or other offline methods may be sent along with the offline donation form to the SBTF. Monies received will be credited towards the participant or team as noted on the form. Funds must be received by the Wednesday prior to the Race for Research to count towards awards.


A list of teams who are participating in packet pickup and have reserved a team spot are on the Team Information page. Captains are able to reserve a spot for their team during registration as well as select packet pickup for their team. The last day to request a team spot is Friday, September 16, 2022.