PTC Classic Shirt Unveiled!

PTC Classic Shirt Unveiled!

Participate in the 2015 Peachtree City Classic for one of these great 35th Anniversary Shirts!  For more information, click here.

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Upcoming Club Events, April through July 2017

CLUB MEETING – MONDAY, APRIL 3

We meet at 7:30 PM at The Wyndham Conference Center.  We normally meet at Partner’s Pizza in April every year.  However, due to a scheduling conflict, we will meet at Partner’s in June.  Peachtree Bus sign-up begins here.  First come – first served!!  Dr. Logan Hart from the Dynamic Spine Center will be our guest speaker.

CLUB GRAND PRIX – SATURDAY, APRIL 29

Pick a Point.  We begin at the Lake Peachtree Boat Dock at 8 AM. There will be three different points.  Only one is the correct point.  Participants choose which point they go to and return only after they have arrived at the correct point.  First one back wins!

CLUB MEETING – MONDAY, MAY 1

7:30 PM at the Wyndham Conference Center.

CLUB GRAND PRIX – SATURDAY, MAY 13

Consistency Run.  Participants attempt to run the same time out to a point and the same time back.  Closest spread wins!  We start at 8 AM at the PTC Library.

8th ANNUAL ALL AMERICAN 5K/10K – SATURDAY, MAY 27

The 8th Annual ALL AMERICAN 5K/10K is on Saturday, May 27th, 2017 at 8:00 AM. The race starts and finishes at the Fredrick Brown Amphitheater and is sponsored by Peachtree City Running Club and the American Legion Post 50. The event benefits all of our veterans.

Please join us in honoring all of our Veterans by running, walking, or being a Phantom Runner by donating $30 or more to the American Legion Post 50. All entrants receive a high tech shirt for their participation. All tee shirts must be picked up race morning by 8:00 AM.

Awards go to overall M/F finishers and top three M/F in each age group. Packet pickup begins at 6:30 a.m.

CLUB MEETING, TUESDAY, JUNE 6

It’s almost summer and time to enjoy the great outdoors in Georgia.  We meet at 7 PM on the outdoor patio on at Partner’s Pizza on Hwy 54 for an abbreviated business meeting.  There will be no guest speaker this month.  Optional Fun Run starts at 6 PM from the same location and goes rain or shine.  The run is about 4 miles and the course is available at  http://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=5863096  It’s a great opportunity to get some exercise, recharge with plenty of great tasting pasta, and relax with your running buddies!

SUMMER TRACK CLASSIC SERIES – WEDNESDAYS, JUNE 7, 14, 21, 28 AND JULY 5 & 6

Join us for this traditional favorite – a low-key, all-fun event at Riley Field adjacent to PTC Elementary School.  Registration is FREE and starts at 6 PM with the first event at 6:30.

PEACHTREE 10K BUS SIGN UP FOR SATURDAY, JULY 4
The Peachtree Road Race buses are filling up quickly! The Party Bus is already filled, and we have about 20 seats left on the Family Bus. We will bring a sign-up sheet to the meeting, and the cost is $10 for members and $20 for non-members. You can also sign up at http://ptcrc.com/bus. The bus is first-come, first-served, and your seat is not guaranteed until you submit payment and you receive an email from Heather Jones confirming your payment. If you do not attend the meeting, you can mail the check, made payable to Peachtree City Running Club, to the following address: Peachtree City Running Club, c/o Heather Jones, 180 Sunset Court, Senoia, GA 30276. If you have signed up for the bus and no longer need your seat, email Heather Jones at surfergirl_time@yahoo.com also cc’d above.  Your seat will go to good use!
CLUB GRAND PRIX – SATURDAY, JULY 8
Track Challenge at Riley Field in PTC (adjacent to PTC Elementary School).  Participants all start together.  At random times a whistle will be blown and participants must change directions.  Participants will submit their guess as to haw much time has elapsed at the end.  No watches or electronic devices allowed! We start at 8 AM!
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2016 Summer Track Series!

2016 Summer Track Series!

The 2016 Summer Track Series schedule is now posted.  It will be held  each Wednesday night in June and early July 2016! Click here for more information on this great FREE event.

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Final PTC Rotary Elementary Grand Prix Results (2014/2015)

Final PTC Rotary Elementary Grand Prix Results (2014/2015)

Here are the FINAL results for the PTC Rotary Elementary Grand Prix as of 5/15/15 updated through the 2015 Crabapple Elementary 5K. Please note that the Cleveland Elementary 5K was cancelled due to inclement weather, so no points were awarded for that race.

Click here for the final 2014-2015 standings (finalized on 5/15/2015).

The 2015 Annual Awards luncheon for the Rotary Elementary School Grand Prix will be held on Thursday, May 28th, at 12:00 noon, at the Wyndham Hotel and Conference Center in Peachtree City. All participants who finished in the top three in each age group, as recorded on the Peachtree City Running Club website, are invited to attend. The luncheon is free of charge to all runners who finished in the top three and for awardees age 16 and under, one parent is also admitted at no charge. Additional parents or guests are $15 per person.

Each age group winner will receive a customized plaque with the individual runner’s photo on the plaque. Members of the press normally attend so a group photo will usually appear in local papers. The Rotary Elementary School Grand Prix is a series of 16 races spread over the entire school year, with each race serving as a fund raiser for the individual school hosting the race. The series is a joint project of the Peachtree City Running Club and the Rotary Club of Peachtree City. If you have not had your photo already taken please contact George Martin.

For those winners who are unable to attend, an alternate awards ceremony will be held at the regular monthly meeting of the Peachtree City Running Club at 7:00 PM, on June 4th, at the Dolce Conference Center in Peachtree City. No meal is served but any winners who cannot attend the May 28th ceremony are encouraged to attend to receive their award and receive their proper recognition. For more information please contact George Martin at r2sun98@mindspring.com

George Martin
Series Coordinator

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2014-15 Rotary GP Results

2014-15 Rotary GP Results

Results have been posted through Huddleston Elementary 5K (4/24/15).  Click here for more…

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