We are just days away from the 2012 Breathe Deep Atlanta
. If you are already registered, we can't wait to share the morning with you! If you haven't yet registered or you know somebody else who might like to join us to raise awareness and funds for critical lung cancer research, there is still time to join our team, Jogging for Joan
, online at http://events.lungevity.org/site/TR?pg=team&fr_id=3570&team_id=28010
Read on for answers to some event-day questions...Breathe Deep Atlanta 5K Fun Run/Walk
Saturday, November 10, 2012
Georgia Tech Campus
315 Ferst Drive NW
Atlanta, GA 30332What is the day's schedule?
9:30 a.m.: Check-in/registration begins
9:30 a.m.: Team photos
10:30 a.m.: Program
10:45 a.m.: 5K fun run/walk begins
11:45 a.m.: Prizes and closing ceremonyWhat if I haven't registered yet?
Online registration is open here
through Friday, November 9, at 3:00 p.m., and registration is open at the event. What if it rains?
This event will take place rain or shine.How do I get to the event?
for a map of the Georgia Tech campus and the surrounding area.When should I arrive, and what do I do when I get to the event?
Check-in and event-day registration will open at 9:30 a.m. If you pre-registered, go to the event check-in and t-shirt pick-up area. Look for event signs and volunteers in the orange t-shirts to direct you to the right location. Only pre-registered participants are guaranteed an event t-shirt; event-day registrants will receive t-shirts on a first-come, first-served basis only.What will be happening on event day?
In addition to the 5K fun run/walk, there will be a Kids' Corner with free activities, as well as refreshments for all participants. A DJ will supply the morning's soundtrack. Check out the bake sale and raffle! Awards will be given to the top three individual fundraisers, top fundraising team, largest team, and first fun-runners to finish the course.
The course is friendly to strollers, wheelchairs, and pets on a leash (as long as they are cleaned up after).What should I take to the event?
• Donation form and collected donations
• Cash for bake sale, raffle, and event-day donations
• Sunscreen and/or umbrella
Major credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover), checks, and cash will be accepted.
Looking forward to it!