Jasper United Methodist Women present The 33rd Annual Road Race on Saturday – October 4, 2013 | Be sure to get signed up!
Well, we got signed up right under the wire today for the $20 per runner! After today, it will be $25 so if you’re planning to run in the 5K or the 1-Mile Fun Run, be sure to get signed up today. All proceeds fund the ministries of the Dorcas Circle whose focus is to be in service to women and children in the Pickens County Community.
You’ll get a long sleeve t-shirt designed and printed by Sharp Mountain Graphics. There will be Unique Marble Awards supplied by Blue Ridge Marble and Granite of Nelson. The Award Ceremony will be in the Sanctuary immediately following the 1 mile run. Marble plaque to be presented to each running club – school – and family with the most participants.
Mark your calendar for Friday evening, October 4 from 5:00-7:00pm where you can ‘Pump Up Those Carbs at the Pre-Race Carbo Load Spaghetti Dinner sponsored by the Jasper United Methodist Men. Homemade Sausage & Meatball Sauce. Adults $7.00 – Children $5.00. AND you can pick up your race number and t-shirt for those who have pre-registered and late registrations. Race day registration begins at 6:30am at JUMC.
The 5K Run and the 1-Mile Fun Run is a start to the 2-day activities for the Georgia Marble Festival. Marble Quarry guides tours, arts, crafts, music and food. The parade begins at 10am on downtown Main Street. Get there early to get a good view of the parade!
For more information, click on the picture – 33rd Annual Georgia Marble Festival