2016 Covered Bridge Run

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October 22, 2016

5k (3.1 miles) and 8k (4.97 miles) beginning and ending in The Gym parking lot.

After the race, please plan to stay and visit the Covered Bridge Festival in downtown Oneonta.  Our streets will be lined with vendors selling everything from crafts to hand-made clothes.

If you’re hungry,  there will be a pancake breakfast at Lester Memorial United Methodist Church benefitting the Children’s Center of Oneonta. There will be food sold at the festival as well.

Before you leave Blount County, be sure to visit our covered bridges, Palasades Park, Rickwood Caverns, or any of our other county treasures. 

 

 

 

 

 

 


5k Race Course: 8:05 Start
          Begin in front of Alaco.
·         Turn right on to Gilbreath Drive.
·         Turn left on to 2nd Ave. West.
·         Turn around at the flagpoles/Veteran’s Memorial. (Water Stop; Mile 1)
·         Travel back on 2nd Ave. West. Pass the turn for The Gym.
·         Go down the hill closest to the hospital.
·         Turn left on Industrial Blvd.
·         Turn left on Industrial Way.
·         Turn right on Industrial Park Road.
·         Go just past the Sherriff’s Dept. Turn around at Water Stop #2  (Mile 2.6)
·         Go up straight up Industrial Park Road toward hospital. 
·         Turn right on to 2nd Ave West.
·         Turn left on to Gilbreath Drive.
·         Turn in to The Gym parking lot to cross finish line. (Refreshments, Mile 3.1)

8K Course: 8:00 Start
            Begin in front of parking lot at HWY 75 access point.
          Pass The Gym entrance.
·         Turn right on to Gilbreath Drive.
·         Turn left on to 2nd Ave. West.
·         Turn around at the flagpoles/Veteran’s Memorial. (Water Stop; Mile 1)
·         Travel back on 2nd Ave. West. Pass the turn for The Gym.
·         Go down the hill closest to the hospital.
·         Turn left on Industrial Blvd.
·         Turn left on Industrial Way.
·         Turn right on Industrial Park Road.
·         Go just past the Sherriff’s Dept. Turn around at Water Stop #2  (Mile 2.6)
·         Go up straight up Industrial Park Road toward hospital. 
·         Turn right on to 2nd Ave West.
·         Travel back to flagpoles/Veteran’s Memorial. (Water Stop; Mile 3.9)
·         Turn around at the flagpoles/Veteran’s Memorial.
·         Travel back on 2nd Ave. West. (Do not pass the road that leads to The Gym)
·         Turn right on to Gilbreath Drive.
·         Turn in to The Gym parking lot to cross finish line. (Refreshments, Mile 4.97)

Awards
Top 3 Females and Males
First Place Masters Female and Male
Top 3 Age Groups (15 and under, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+) 

Packet Pickup/Race Day Registration

The Gym-Friday, October 21, 2-6pm
The Gym- Saturday, October 22, 6-7:30am
Race Day Registration-Saturday, October 22, 6-7:30am


Shirts are not guaranteed after Oct. 12.


Race Sponsors

Allison Insurance Agency
Back N’ Balance
Badcock
Blount Broadband
Bonnie Peavy
Brett King
Busy Bee
Charlie B’s
Classic Collision
Cleveland Pharmacy
Cowboy Logistics
DHS
Evan’s Florist
Fortson Moving Company
Holt Hathcock State Farm
Hope House Thrift Store
J&M Pharmacy
Jack’s
Jesus Grandados State Farm
Jim Murphree Insurance
Junebug’s Cellar
Keller Williams Realty                                                                                                                                                         Kim Lee State Farm
Laurie Bailey
Locust Fork Pharmacy
Long Family Funeral Home
Mary Ann Allen
M&R Realty
Papa John’s Pizza
Peoples  Bank
Shapen’ Up
Skint Knuckle
Spring Valley Beach
Stephen’s Diner
Such Gear
Tammy Heard
Terry Sligh
The Gym
The Neely Arts Center
TVM
Valley Ford
Wallace State
WalMart
Weather’s Ace Hardware
Yoga by Sarah

Oneonta
The information about this race is based on information provided by the organizers or found on the official website of the event. Always check the official website for up-to-date information. If you have noticed any mistake, let us know at [email protected]

Races

8k

October 22, 2016 (Saturday) - 08:00
Running
8 kilometers

5k

October 22, 2016 (Saturday) - 08:05
Running
5 kilometers

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