Lekotek Annual Run 4 Kids

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2015 Date & Location


The 23rd Annual Lekotek Run/Walk will take place on Saturday, August 15, 2015.
View Brochure (pdf)

Course Location:
Georgia Perimeter College Dunwoody Campus
2101 Womack Road, Atlanta, GA 

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2014 Race Results


2014 LekoTek 4 Mile Run - Award Winners

2014 LekoTek 4 Mile Run - Men's Overall Results

2014 LekoTek 4 Mile Run - Women's Overall Results



Registration and Entry Fees


Online registration
Register online at active.com until August 12th.

$20 entry fee  (Children under 12 years pay the dollar amount of their age.) by August 1st. $25 after August 1st and Race Day.

Mail registration
Download the Run Registration Form (pdf). Print and complete the form then mail it to Lekotek at the address given on the form.

$20.00 entry fee if received by August 1st, $25.00 if received afterwards and Race Day.  (Children under 12 years pay the dollar amount of their age regardless of registration date.)

Race-Day registration (August 15th)
Starts at 7:00 a.m.
$25.00 entry fee  (Children under 12 years pay the dollar amount of their age.)
Race numbers and shirts will be distributed on race day.



Race Schedule & Course Description


Course
Scenic 4-mile loop (and 1-mile fun run) will start and finish at Georgia Perimeter College Dunwoody Campus (I-285 and North Peachtree Rd.), 2101 Womack Road, Atlanta. 
(Click here for driving directions on the Georgia Perimeter College Web site.)
 

The course takes the following route:

  • Start at the Guard House
    Left onto Womack
  • Left onto Summerford
  • Right onto Springfield Dr.
  • Left onto Courtleigh Dr
  • Left onto Cambridge
    Right onto Womack
  • Right onto Tilly Mill for 100 yards
  • Right into the campus

[Click here to view the course area on MapQuest]

This year's event will include a Walking Division with awards for 8 female/male age categories.  Participants must be familiar with the two rules of racewalking and use legal walking technique to be eligible for awards.  Walkers must wear shorts or solid color tights so that the knees are visible to the walk judges.  All walk entrants must report to the Walking Club of Georgia table to receive their race packets.

Strollers and baby joggers permitted in both events.
Water will be provided at start, finish, and 2 miles.

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8:00 a.m. -- 4 Mile Run and Walk
9:15 a.m. -- 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk

Finish Line Party
There will be refreshments/brunch following the race. Enjoy many fun activities for the whole family.  Children can enjoy cartoon characters, moonwalk activities, and fire engines.

Awards
Four Mile Run Awards: 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place team participation awards. First overall master's male and female and first overall male and female four-mile finishers; 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place awards in each age group, male and female divisions.  Age groups: 10 and under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59 and 60-64, 65-69, and 70 and over.

Four Mile Walking Division Awards:  Prizes for Walking Division winners will be presented to the first male and female overall, and the top two male and female finishers in the following age categories: 12 and under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70 and over.

One Mile Fun Run Awards:  1st, 2nd and 3rd overall male and female finishers in 1 mile race and wheelchair divisions will receive prizes.  All children participating in the fun run will receive medals.

Team Participation Awards: 1st, 2nd & 3rd place corporate team participation awards.

T-Shirts
100% cotton long sleeve full-color T-shirt will be given to all participants. Only pre-registered runners are guaranteed a T-shirt on race day.



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Corporate Sponsorship


We'd like to thank The Marcus Foundation for being our presenting sponsor for this
year's race.


Corporate Teams
Register as a corporate team and show your company's support for our community.  The race is a great team-building activity.  A prize will be given to the largest corporate team.  Click here to go to the corporate entry form (pdf file).  Print the form and mail it to Lekotek at the address given on the form.

Six levels of corporate sponsorship
Gold Sponsor -- $10,000
• Banner recognition
• Company recognition at awards breakfast
• Company name listed on t-shirt
• Twenty-five free race registrations
• Listing in the Lekotek Annual Report

Silver Sponsor -- $5,000
• Banner recognition
• Company recognition at awards breakfast
• Company name listed on t-shirt
• Twelve free race registrations
• Listing in the Lekotek Annual Report

Bronze Sponsor -- $2,500
• Banner recognition
• Company recognition at awards breakfast
• Company name listed on t-shirt
• Six free race registrations
• Listing in the Lekotek Annual Report

Distance Sponsor -- $1,000
• Banner recognition
• Company recognition at awards breakfast
• Company name listed on t-shirt
• Four free race registrations
• Listing in the Lekotek Annual Report

Sprint Sponsor -- $500
• Company recognition at awards breakfast
• Company name listed on t-shirt
• Three free race registrations
• Listing in the Lekotek Annual Report

Pace Sponsor -- $250
• Company name listed on t-shirt
• Two free race registrations
• Listing in the Lekotek Annual Report

Click here to view the corporate sponsorship form (pdf file).  Please print the form and mail it to Lekotek at the address given on the form.



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Sponsor a Runner and Raise Money for Lekotek


Please visit active.com to make a donation to support participants in the Lekotek Run 4 Kids.
You can help raise more funds for Lekotek by collecting pledges from people you know.  Click here to [View/Print the Run Pledge Form]


School Teams


Looking for a fun activity to start the school year?  How about fielding a race team from your school?  We have course options for all fitness levels and all kids who participate receive medals.  It's a great opportunity for kids to help kids.  Click here to read the "Back to school ... back to fitness and fun!" race flyer (pdf file).