The Sunrise on the Square Labor Day Road Race is a local favorite, and has been held annually in Downtown Newnan on the Saturday before Labor Day for over 25 years!
The race begins in Downtown Newnan and spans through "The City of Homes", where runners will catch a glimpse of our beautiful historic intown neighborhoods and commercial district. The race is a USATF certified course (new in 2015), where runners will enjoy the diversity of terrain, including: long flat stretches, downhill and uphill sections. The Sunrise on the Square Road Race welcomes runners and walkers of all skill levels to participate. Runners are given options to pursue a 1 Mile Fun Run, 5K route and a 10K route.
Run Day Schedule Saturday, September 3, 2016
6:30 am On-site registration and check-in for registered runners and walkers*
8:00 am 5K Race
8:00 am 10K Race
9:30 am Tot– Trot & Awards Ceremony
*Late registration and early run packet pick-up for registered runners and walkers on Wednesday, August 31, 10:00am- 4:00pm at Dragonfly Running Co. at 10 LaGrange St, in Downtown Newnan.
Sunrise on the Square Course Location Race Courses:
The race begins in Downtown Newnan and spans through “The City of Homes”, where runners will catch a glimpse of our beautiful historic in-town neighborhoods and commercial district. The races are USATF certified , and chipped timing will be used! Certified map of both courses are available at http://www.mainstreetnewnan.com/p/events/287
Awards 5K & 10K:
Awards for overall M/F finishers in both races; Overall M/F Masters in both races; Top three Male/Female in age groups 10 & under, 11-14, 15-19, 20- 24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, and 70 & over.
Sunrise on the Square Road Race 5K/10K certified Peachtree Road Race Qualifiers: USATF 5K GA15031WC USATF 10K GA15030WC
CHIPPED TIMING (NEW)
All proceeds from the Sunrise on the Square Road Race will benefit Communities In Schools of Coweta County, whose mission is to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life. www.ciscoweta.org