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Tusk Run 5k

Starts Location
Saturday, June 08, 2013
7:30 AM
Independence High School
Canton Street at School Drive
Alpharetta, Georgia 30009

Contact Information:
Event Organizer Website

Mammoth Hand Car Wash & Detail Salon is excited to bring the 5k Tusk Run to Alpharetta, GA. Run on a USATF certified course, the Tusk Run is flat, fast, and known for PR's. Come out and join us for one of the best 5k courses in the area. All proceeds support HDSA's fight to improve the lives of people affected by HD and their families.

T-shirts will be given with runners packets. Parking is conveniently located at Independence High School. Roads will close to vehicle traffic shortly before the race begins, so don't be late!

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Additional Information

Course Information

The course is USATF Certified and a 2014 Peachtree Qualifier. A detailed course map and GPS data can be found on our website. It is a one loop course.


Packet pick-up begins at 6:30am and the race will start promptly at 7:30am. The course will remain open for 2 hours and is friendly to runners, walkers, dogs, and strollers. Be sure to stick around for our awards ceremony and prize raffle! Overall awards will be announced at 8:15am with age group awards following shortly.


Results will be provided by Zulu Racing using electronic timing technology. This race is chip timed and a Peachtree Qualifier. As per USATF rules, all awards will be based off of gun time.


Award Plaques will be given to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place male and female racers in each age category. 1st place male and female overall will win a $300 gift card each to Mammoth Detail Salons. An awards ceremony will be held announcing the winners of a Caveman/Cavewoman best dressed contest. $100 gift card for each as well.


All proceeds support HDSA's fight to improve the lives of people affected by HD and their families Please help us support this great cause. For more information about Huntington's Disease and how you can help, visit hdsa.org


By registering as a VIP runner, you are donating an extra $25 to the HDSA. As a thank you, all VIP runners will receive a $25 gift card to Mammoth Detail Salons (along with other fun surprises)!