We are excited to be back to in person racing this year! Due to The Salvation Army’s need for our ongoing financial support, we hope you will join us for this year’s 5K (live on May 21) in a new location – the Marietta Square in downtown Marietta, GA (in front of Courthouse with big clock on eastside of the Square)! All participants will receive a short-sleeved, soft cotton blend T-shirt.
This race is open to ANYONE who wants to support the Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary’s Kettle Krush 5K and The Salvation Army! Awards in 5K will be given to O/A Male and Female, O/A Masters, and the top 3 male & Female winners in 16 age groups (10 & under to 80 & over). Team prizes also will be awarded. (See details under AWARDS.) Learn how The Salvation Army and SAWA are striving to “krush” poverty, homelessness and human trafficking, and support veterans and youth enrichment in metro Atlanta.
ENTRY FEE: $30 (received by May 11 at 11:59 p.m.), $35 from May 12 thru May 18th (online registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on May 18).
DONATIONS: If you would like to simply make a financial contribution, your donation is always welcome. Please make your check payable to The Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary and write Kettle Krush on the bottom “for” line of your check and mail to Kettle Krush, c/o PRRC, P.O. Box 81777, Atlanta, GA 30366.
AWARDS: Awards will be given to: first overall and masters male and female runners and top three M/F runners in 16 age brackets from 10 & under to 80 & over.
TEAM COMPETITION/PRIZES: Special prizes to top teams with most participants (minimum of 10 participants to be eligible) in 2 categories (runners/walkers and non-runners/walkers). Must be registered by 5 p.m. on May 18.
SPECIAL GIVEAWAYS: All participants are eligible to participate in the drawings for special giveaways too!
FOR MORE INFORMATION: Please see www.facebook.com/KKAtlanta5K or contact email@example.com or Gary Jenkins at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Event details and schedule
Late registration/packet pickup at Marietta Big Peach Running Company (1052 Johnson Ferry Rd, Marietta) on Thursday (5/19) from 3 - 7 p.m. and Friday (5/20) from 11 - 2 p.m. In addition, registration/packet pickup at the start line area on the Marietta Square on race day from at 7 - 7:45. Cash, checks and credit cards accepted. a.m. 5K starts at 8:00 AM