Race Information

  • Name
    Geek Rush
  • City
    Alpharetta, GA
    Fulton County
  • Events
    10K run
    5K run
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  • Race Date
    Nov 9, 2019 Saturday Past Date
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    ONLINE REGISTRATION CLOSES AT NOON ON FRIDAY 11/8. WALK UP REGISTRATION WILL BE AVAILABLE BEGINNING AT 7AM AT THE START ON SATURDAY MORNING. PLEASE SEE BELOW FOR COMPLETE INSTRUCTIONS (in the Event Details section)

     

    11th Annual Geek Rush 5K Run (Formerly Techie 5/10K)

    Each year hundreds of health-conscious technologists participate in this special day of competition and networking with a portion of the proceeds going towards the TAG-Education Collaborative, a 501c3 organization with a mission to strengthen the state's workforce via science technology, engineering and math (STEM) education initiatives. Event sponsors and other vendors will showcase their product and/or services at the finish area.

    2019 RACE-DAY AGENDA

    Registration Open/Packet Pickup | 7:00am

    Company teams gather | 7:00am

    Free team photos | 7:00am - 7:40am

    Group Warm-up Exercises | 7:40am - 7:50 am

    5K Start run/walk | 8:00am

    Event Ends | 10:30am

     

    Event details and schedule

    CONTACT REBECCA MARKUSSON WITH QUESTIONS AT REBECCA@TAGONLINE.ORG

     

    FINAL INSTRUCTIONS GEEK RUSH 5K

     

     

     

    DATE / VENUE / PARKING / RESTROOMS

     

     

     

    Saturday, November 9th at TAG North Metro, 4400 North Point Parkway in Alpharetta. There is plenty of free parking in front of the building, though please follow parking signs. 

     

     

     

    Bib and shirt pickup, last minute registration, etc. will be inside the TAG office, located on the back side of the building.

     

     

     

    Portojohns will also be located behind the building. 

     

     

     

     

     

    COURSE / WATER

     

     

     

    The route is a 2 loop course starting and finishing in front of the building. It will take you to North Point Community Church, to Royal Drive, and North Point Parkway. The course is USATF certified. 

     

     

     

    There are 2 water stops on the course. 

     

     

     

     

     

    AWARDS 

     

     

     

    Awards will be given out to overall and age group winners, plus the fastest team (the average of the top 5 individual times on a team will determine the winner). Awards will be given based on Gun time, or "First to the Finish" rule outline by USATF. 

     

     

     

    Please note awards will not be mailed for any reason so please plan on sticking around for the awards ceremony.

     

     

     

     

     

    TIME LINE

     

     

     

    Registration Open/Packet Pickup | 7:00am

     

    Company teams gather | 7:00am

     

    Free team photos | 7:00am - 7:40am

     

    Group Warm-up Exercises | 7:40am - 7:50 am

     

    5K Start run/walk | 8:00am

     

    Event Ends | 10:30am

     

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  • Added to our Directory
    Sep 23, 2010
  • Last Updated in our Directory
    Nov 4, 2019
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