Georgia Race for Autism 2019
October 5 @ 8:15 am - 10:00 am
Multi-length race for Autism at the Gwinnett Fairgrounds! We get to play a few times and participate with the audience. Lots of fun!
Muster: 8:15am, entry gate TBD at the Gwinnett Fairgrounds
Step off: 8:20 AM will play until about 9:30AM on and off as follows
8:30 AM – Greet 5K and 10K runners as they cross the finish line
9:15 AM – Play to open up awards at Rodeo Barn
9:30 AM – Play at start line for 1 mile warm up play
9:45 AM – Wrap
Costume: Yellow, Red, Blue, Blue Gree, puzzle pieces, the colors of the autism ribbon. Perfec time for that 45th Anniversary Sapphire Blue!
Parking: Enter the Davis Street entrance to the fairgrounds. Parking is available here.
Marta: Uh…no. Share a ride with a friend!
Directions: Interstate 85 north or south to Exit 108 (Sugarloaf Parkway). Take a left off exit ramp and go 8 miles to The Fairgrounds (located on left side of road) at 2405 Sugarloaf Parkway.
PLEASE NOTE: Roads will be closed for the race between 7:30 and 8:15 so you may have some difficulty getting into the main parking lot during that time.
Chances are you know someone with Autism. If you don’t, chances are you might be autistic 🙂 Statistically speaking Autism is widespread and broadly misunderstood. This walk is to help connect people and families of people with autism and to raise some funds for more research. So.. get yer butt up from the bed, grab your passport and let’s head on OTP to support the cause.. Andale! You’ll be back in bed by noon or be able to take advantage of all that the suburbs offer (nice thrift stores mostly–oh and Brunch at Liz’s) before heading back home.