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East Nashville Tomato 5k
Margaret Maddox Family YMCA

Sat, 9 Aug, 2014 7:00 AM - 10:00 AM

EVENT INFORMATION

  • Date: August 9th, 2014
  • 5K Starts: TBD
  • Kids Fun Run Starts: TBD
  • Location: East Nashville - 10th Ave and Woodland St, Nashville, TN

In its 8th year, The East Nashville Tomato 5K and Kids Fun Run is back for another year, benefitting the Annual Giving Campaign at the Margaret Maddox Family YMCA. This year’s Tomato 5K will take place Saturday, August 9th, 2014. As always, the Tomato 5k coincides with the Tomato Arts Festival located in the same area which makes for a great all-day experience! East Nasty Running club is hosting the Potato to Tomato training.

Proceeds from all YMCA Race Series events benefit the YMCA of Middle Tennessee's Annual Giving Campaign. As a leading nonprofit committed to youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the Y uses Annual Giving Campaign contributions to nurture the potential of children and teens, improve community health and well-being and support of people in need right in your own neighborhood. By participating in this race, you're making an enduring, lasting impact in your community by giving everyone, regardless of age, income or background, the opportunities they need to learn, grow and thrive.

REGISTRATION NOTES

  • Online registration closes on Thursday, August 7th at 11:59:59 pm CST
  • Registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable

POTATO TO TOMATO 5K TRAINING

East Nasty Running Club will be providing their Potato to Tomato training. Please visit www.eastnastyforlife.com to obtain their complete training schedule.

FREE STUFF

  • Every participant will receive a complimentary tek shirt

RACE DAY ITINERARY

  • Pre-Packet Pick-up:
    • Location: Margaret Maddox Family YMCA
    • Friday, August 8th - 10am-6pm
  • Race Day Packet Pick-up & Walk-up Registration:
    • Location: 10th Ave S and Woodland Street in the parking lot of the Turnip Truck
    • Saturday, August 9th - 6am-7am
  • Kids Fun Run Starts: TBD
  • 5K Run Starts: TBD

KIDS FUN RUN

  • Start Time: TBD
  • Ages: 12 and under
  • Fee: $5
  • Every participant will receive a shirt and participation award

AWARDS

  • Overall awards will be based on clock (gun) time. Age group awards will be based on chip time.
  • Overall: Top 3 male and female
  • Masters Overall: Top 3 male and female age 40-49
  • Grandmasters: Top 3 male and female age 50+
  • Age Group: Top 3 male and female in each age category
    • 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60 and over
  • Awards will follow after the last runner crosses the finish line. Approximately one hour after the start of the race.

CHILDCARE SERVICES

  • There will be a Kids Fun Zone from 7am-8am that is sponsored by the Eden Gate *Please note this is not childcare

THE ROUTE

We are changing our race route in 2014. Will update when available.

Location: East Nashville, 10th Ave and Woodland Street, Nashville, TN 37206
(Map)
Fees: 5K FEES:
$25 May 1 - Jun 17
$35 Jun 18 - Aug 7
$40 Aug 8 - Aug 9

KID'S FUN RUN FEE:
$5 per child
Contact: Kelly Lavely
klavely@ymcamidtn.org
615-228-5525
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