The Intown Ten (10K) Road Race
& The Intown Ten "Lite" (5K) Road Race
About the race
Name: Intown Ten (10K)
Distance: 10K & 5K Run/Walk
Date: Sunday, March 5, 2017
Location: Atlanta, Ga.
Don’t miss the 6th Annual Intown Ten road race in the popular Virginia Highland & Morningside neighborhoods. Race proceeds benefit neighborhood charities including Trees Atlanta and the YWCA of Greater Atlanta.
New for 2017 - We are offering a chip timed, USATF certified 5K race that starts at 8AM. You can see the 5K course on our Facebook Page. As in past years, the 10K will start at 9AM.
The Intown Ten has become a favorite with runners because of the scenic course, high quality t-shirts, finishers flags for the first 100 10K finishers and custom winner medals for 5K and 10K participants. Complimentary snacks from vendors such as Highland Bakery, Whole Foods, Kind Bars, Suja Juice, Go Go Squeez, Krispy Kreme and more await participants at the finish line.
- Sunday, March 5
7:00 a.m. - pick up for out of towners and emergency pick up at John Howell Park
8:00 a.m. - 5K Run/Walk.
9:00 a.m. - 10K Run/Walk.
- printable application
- online at active.com (use code RUNGA5 for $5 off)
- In store at Phidippides Ansley Mall, 1544 Piedmont Ave, Atlanta 30324
Walkers and strollers welcome but must line up behind runners. No dogs allowed.
Register early as this race is limited to 1000 & WILL SELL OUT early and there is NO RACE DAY registration.
Race Day pick up for out of towners & emergency pick up @ John Howell Park – 7:00 – 8:00am.
Packet Pickup info: Packet Pickup details will be posted on our Facebook page at facebook.com/intownten after February 8th, 2017 and at Intownten.com. Packet pickup times below are tentative, so please check back after February 8th to confirm.
Highland Runners (404)549-3309 1393 N. Highland Ave. NE, Atlanta, GA 30306 Sat. Feb 25th 12-6pm & Sunday Feb 26th 1pm-5pm Phidippides (404)875-4268 (Ansley Mall) Monday Feb 27th, Tuesday Feb. 28th & Wednesday March 1st from 10:30AM-6PM and March 2nd 10:30AM - Noon. If you cannot make these times, there will be limited packet pickup on race morning from 7:15AM - 8:45AM.
There will be a small bag drop area at the race. Look for the tent with the sign "BAG DROP".
10K REGISTRATION: $40 thru 12/31 $45 thru 1/31 and $50 thereafter. Registration closes Feb 28th / when sold out.
5K REGISTRATION: $35 thru 12/31 $40 thru 1/31 and $45 thereafter. Registration closes Feb 28th / when sold out.
Rain or shine. No Refunds
ELECTRONIC CHIP TIMING
Awards and Extras
5K / 10K AGE GROUPS/AWARDS: Overall M & F, Masters M & F, Stroller & First Place M & F each age groups: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-69, 70 & over.
Hundreds of dollars in drawings from local businesses.
Stylish long sleeved t-shirts for all participants.
The course starts and ends at John Howell Park located at Virginia Avenue NE & Barnett Street NE, Atlanta, 30306.
Parking info: Parking is available on non-race route streets and the YWCA parking lot on North Highland amd Adair. PLEASE do not park near the Virginia-Highland Church, as they have very little parking for their parishioners.
This USATF certified course is very fast with long flat stretches, downhill sections & is a Peachtree Road Race qualifier.
Electronic chip timing.
The 6th Annual USATF Certified Intown Ten 10K Road Race takes place in the residential streets of Virginia-Highland and Morningside neighborhoods of Atlanta. It is a loop course which starts and finishes near John Howell Park which is located at Virginia Avenue NE and Barnett Street NE, Atlanta, 30306. Race proceeds benefit neighborhood causes including Trees Atlanta, The YWCA, and Fire Station 19.
The course has long flat stretches and some gentle inclines. The final stretch is a down hill quarter mile section on Barnett from St. Charles Avenue.
The chip timed Intown Ten has become a favorite with runners because of the scenic course, high quality long sleeved t-shirts, finishers flags for the first 100 finishers and custom winner medals. Complimentary snacks from numerous vendors at the finish line.
Many use their Intown Ten times to qualify for a time wave in the Peachtree Road Race. Last year's race sold out and there is a 1,000 participant limit, so register early to ensure a spot.
Click here for course map.