The Brookhaven Bolt is on Saturday, May 18, 2013. The race takes place just off of Dresden Drive in the new city of Brookhaven. Start time is 8:00 am for runners and 8:05 am for strollers and walkers.
The annual Brookhaven Bolt 5k has become one of the largest running events in the area, and it’s a popular event for the whole family. The start and finish lines are along Dresden Drive in front of the Village Place Brookhaven shopping center. Runners will enjoy the course that winds through the beautiful streets of the Ashford Park area of Brookhaven.
Advance registration is $30 and can be done online or at any of the Big Peach Running Co. stores. All participants will get a t-shirt and a race packet that has special offers, including coupons to Dick’s Sporting Goods. After the race, there will be a family-friendly festival and participants can also enjoy a meal at the popular local restaurants.
The top three overall finishers, and the top finishers in each age category will win a gift certificate from Dick’s Sporting Goods. All of the event proceeds from the race will go directly to Ashford Park Elementary School.