2017 Race For Rest 5K FAQ’s

5K Registration

 

Where is the 2017 Race for Rest?

The 5K will start and finish at Monday Night Brewing‘s new West End location! Registration for the race will be in the parking lot with signage directing participants to start/finish lines.

What time does the 5K start?

9:00am; registration opens at 7:30a.m.

What time do I arrive on race day for the 5K?

5K: If you’ve already picked up you packet, you can arrive as late as 8:45am. If you are picking up your packet or registering on race day, please allow time and arrive by 8:30am at the very latest.

Where do the race proceeds go?

All proceeds to the Furniture Bank in support of our vision for all individuals and families to have the furniture necessary to create a safe and secure environment that contributes to health and well-being.

What are the registration fees?

$25 through July 31

$30 August 1 – September 31

$35 October 1 – October 27

$40 Race Day

How do I register for the 5K?

You can register at www.Active.com

What is the policy on refunds of registration fees?

There will be no refunds of registration fees. The race will go on rain or shine; however, in the case of extreme inclement weather (lightning, tornados, etc.,) the Race for Rest will be canceled and rescheduled – if in doubt, please refer to our website (www.furniturebankatlanta.org).

What it I have questions about my registration?

You may email Hannah (hvelcoff@furniturebankatlanta.org) or Megan (manderson@furniturebankatlanta.org or call 404-974-2420 with questions.

What is the 5K race route?

The 2017 Race for Rest 5K is a certified Peachtree Road Race Qualifier.

When can I pick up my race number and my t-shirt?

You can pick up your packet and register on-site Thursday, October 26 5pm-7pm and Friday, October 27 8am-4pm at the Furniture Bank.

Can someone else pick up my race packet for me?

Yes, but you will need to sign a waiver if you have not done so in person or online.

Where can I see race results?

We will post race results on our website (www.furniturebankatlanta.org/events/race4rest) by end of day Monday, October 30. You can also find results at Active.com under our event listing.

Are there prizes?

YES! We will have prized in all age groups, 3 deep

Will the races be cancelled if the weather is bad?

The race will go on rain or shine; however, in the case of extreme inclement weather (lightning, tornados, etc.,) the Race for Rest will be canceled and rescheduled – if in doubt, please refer to our website (www.furniturebankatlanta.org).

Where should I park?

There is FREE parking in the Monday Night Brewing parking lot!

I’d like to volunteer. Who should I talk to?

YAY! Please email or call Hannah:

hvelcoff@furniturebankatlanta.org

404-974-2420

What if I don’t want to get all sweaty but I want to support the Furniture Bank?

Well, you can make your tax-deductible donation online at www.furniturebankatlanta.org/donate

OR you can go to www.Active.com and sign up as a Phantom Runner (all t-shirt, no running). And THANKS!