Race Information

Marble Festival 5K
Jasper, GA
Pickens County
Oct 2, 2021 - Saturday
5K, 1M run
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    Jasper United Methodist Women


    The 40th Running of the Marble Festival Road Race


     Saturday ~ October 2, 2021 ~ at Jasper UMC Jasper, Georgia


    Join us on Saturday, October 2, 2021, for the 40th Annual Marble Festival Road Race 5K and 1-mile Fun Run.

    • The 5K, which is chip-timed, begins at 8:00 a.m. and is a USATF Certified Course. Starting in picturesque downtown Jasper, GA,the mostly flat, out-and-back course is "famous" for its downhill finish. The 1-mile Fun Run begins immediately following the 5K.
    • All participants receive a long-sleeved t-shirt. Awards for the 5K will be given for top M/F Overall, top M/F Master Overall, top M/F Grandmaster Overall, and top 3 in each age group (9 & under, 10-14, 15-19, ... 75-79, 80+). 1-mile Fun Run walkers and runners will be recognized for their participation as they cross the finish line. Snacks and water are provided post-race and at the awards ceremony.
    • The registration fee for either race, ages 15 and up, is $25 on or before 9/27/2021 and $30 after 9/27/2021. The fee for participants 14 & under is $15, either race, any time.
    • This annual race is sponsored by Jasper United Methodist Women and proceeds benefit ministries and organizations serving women and children in our local Pickens County community. Whether you are a runner or walker, in either event, your steps make a big difference. Thank you for your participation! Questions about the race? Email jasperumc@gmail.com

    Event details and schedule

     Event Schedule:
    • Continued registration and race number and t-shirt pick up for pre-registered walkers and runners: Friday, 10/1/2021, from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. at the Jasper United Methodist Church located at 85 W. Church Street, Jasper, GA 30143 
    • Same-day race registration on Saturday, 10/2/2021, begins at 6:30 a.m. at the Jasper United Methodist Church
    • 5K - 8:00 a.m.
    • 1-Mile Fun Run - Approximately 9:00 a.m.

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  • Added to our Directory
    Sep 23, 2010
  • Last Updated in our Directory
    Feb 7, 2021
  • Last checked by a snack-eating human.
    Aug 7, 2021
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