Peachtree City Classic 15K/5K – Presented by Panasonic

2013 Peachtree City Classic – October 19, 2013

 

2013 PTC Classic Results (Tentative – 10/19/13)
About the Race

The Peachtree City Classic consists of three different races: Women’s 5K, Men’s 5K and the 15K Open which is also the RRCA Georgia State Championship. All races are on certified courses. Races are run mostly on paved golf cart paths that will take you through the green belt areas, by lakes, through small tunnels, across bridges and on the scenic routes through the planned community of Peachtree City. The course was voted the Best Course by Georgia Athlete Magazine.

2013 USATF Georgia Grand Prix

We’re pleased to announce that the 2013 Peachtree City Classic is part of the 2013 USA Track & Field Georgia Distance Running Grand Prix. More information: 2013 USATF LDR Grand Prix Flyer

Directions

From Atlanta – take I-85 south to exit 61, Peachtree City. Turn left onto Hwy 74 and go 11 miles to the intersection of Hwy 74 & Hwy 54. Turn left onto Hwy 54, at third traffic light turn right onto Peachtree Parkway. Follow traffic control.

Panasonic Fitness Challenge

This year the Classic will feature the 2013 Panasonic Fitness Challenge. This will be a “competition” to find the “Most Fit Companies” the “Most Fit Organizations” in Fayette County.
Click here for more information about the Panasonic Fitness Challenge.
Click here for a roster to enroll your corporate/organizational team.

Schedule of Events

Friday, October 18, 2013

  • 4:30-8:30 P.M. Packet Pick-up and Race Expo (Frederick Brown Amphitheater)

Saturday, October 19, 2013

  • 7:00 – Race day Packet Pickup Begins (Frederick Brown Amphitheater)
  • 8:00 – Packet Pickup Ends
  • 8:30 – Men’s 5K Start
  • 8:40 – Women’s 5K Start
  • 8:50 – Open 15K Start
  • 10:00 – 5K Awards Ceremony (time approximate)
  • 10:30 – 15K Awards Ceremony (time approximate)

 

Age Groups and Awards

Overall awards to top 3 M/F in Open and Masters for all races.

Awards to the top 3 M/F in the following age groups: 10 & under (5K), 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 and 70 and over.

RRCA Georgia State Championship awards to top 3 M/F Open and Masters Finishers the15K. Fayette Fitness Challenge Corporate Team Awards.

 

Course Maps

Click here for a map of the Men’s 5K Course.

Click here for a map of the Women’s 5K Course.

Click here for a map of the Open 15K Course.

Click here for a map to the race start/finish area.

 

 

Race Registration (Begins July 1st)

$10.00 OFF for EARLY REGISTRATION

Discounted entry fee in 5K’s will be $25 before 8/19, then $30 from 8/16-9/30. Regular entry fee of $35 10/1 and after.

Discounted entry fee in 15K will be $35 before 8/19, then $40 from 8/16-9/30.  Regular entry fee $45 10/1 and after.
You can register in one of two ways beginning July 1, 2013:

1. Mail - Download the race application (PDF), print it, complete it and send that with your money to:

PTC Classic
PO Box 2377
Peachtree City, GA 30269

2. Online – Click here to register online for 2013.

 

Packet Pick-up

All local runners must pick up their race packets on Friday night between 4:30 and 8:30 at  the Frederick Brown Amphitheater.

 

Volunteer Information

It takes a whole team of volunteers to help stage a race of this magnitude. If you are interested in volunteering please contact the Volunteer Coordinators Eric and Angie Hinkle at eahcpa@bellsouth.net or angiept@bellsouth.net

 

More Information

If this web page did not answer your questions, please feel free to contact the Race Director George Martin at 770-596-9890 or email at ptcclassic@aol.com

 

Race Expo

A Race Day Expo will be held Friday from 4:30-8:30 pm and Saturday from 7:00-11:00 am in the parking lot of the Frederick Brown Amphitheater. The expo will include health and fitness products, sponsors, and selected vendors.  If you are interested in participating, email ptcrcexpo@yahoo.com.