Run the Atlanta BeltLine 5k with CooleafPosted: June 10, 2012
Ever run a 5K before? If you have, you know how much fun it is. If you haven’t, we promise it’s something you can do (and you’ll love it!). Join the Cooleaf Team as we run the Atlanta BeltLine Southwest 5K on July 14th. If you register as part of our team, you’ll also be eligible for a discount on your race entry fee. We’ve put together a great set of training events leading up to the 5K race that you may join us for to help you train and connect with others.
Whether this is your first 5K or you’re an experienced runner, the Atlanta BeltLine Southwest 5K will be a great running experience that supports a good cause for the city. Join us for a series of group training activities leading up to the BeltLine 5K run on July 14th. Joining the Cooleaf training series is a free and easy way to connect with others to help you train. As part of the training series, everyone who attends all three Cooleaf training events will receive a free running shirt and the top male and female 5K finishers will also receive awards from Cooleaf.
Upcoming Training Events:
Group Run – 2 or 4 miles
When: Wednesday, June 20th at 7:00pm
Where: Chastain Park
Choose between a 2 or 4 mile run at your own pace. Click here for more information and to join the event.
Strength Training for Runners Class
When: Wednesday, June 27th at 7:00pm
Where: FormWell Personal Training Facility
The training session will focus on teaching you strength training techniques to avoid injuries and maximize workouts to achieve better performance.
Advanced Registration Required - Click here for more information and to register for the event.
Group Interval Run
When: Wednesday, July 11th at 7:00pm
Where: Piedmont Park
Group participants may run four, 1/2 mile repeats (total of 2 miles) to learn their ideal running pace for the upcoming 5K.
The Atlanta BeltLine 5K
When: Saturday, July 14th at 7:30am
Where: Click here for location info
Everyone must register for the BeltLine 5K individually. When registering for the BeltLine 5K, enter the Cooleaf Running Team as your Group during the registration process. Once 20 people register with the Cooleaf Running Team you will automatically receive a $5 refund off your race entry fee.
Advanced Registration Required - Click here for more information and to register for the race.