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It's More Than Just A Run!!

REPRESENT your favorite school, sorority, fraternity, church, organization ... ANYONE! Join us in supporting the cause of giving scholarships, providing ACT/SAT preparation workshops to students, and supporting our local community schools!  

The Freemont Foundation's 6th Annual Represent Yourself Scholarship 5K Run/Walk is a family friendly event for our great community and will take place through the streets of the beautiful city of Hapeville on Saturday, September 28, 2019.  Runners and walkers of all skill levels and ages are invited to come and enjoy this fun‐filled affair!  For the younger runners, there will be a Kids Fun Run.

Since our first 5K in 2014, you have helped us give away 45 scholarships and provided free ACT/SAT workshops to over 100 high school juniors and seniors!  Please help us continue this movement and register today and also consider pledging your support as well.

The registration fee is $30 ($35 after July 31st).  Early bird pricing is $25 from April 13 - June 30.  All finishers will receive a medal. Overall winners will receive awards.

Online registration ends at noon 9/26/19.  Onsite registration is available!

This is a 100% volunteer fundraiser and all of the proceeds go towards scholarships and our educational programs.  Thank you for your support.

Who will YOU represent? 

For more information, visit www.FreemontFoundation.com.

For sponsorship or vendor opportunities, please contact spoon1911@bellsouth.net.

Please visit our FAQs for more info on the race before registering. Don't forget to like us on Facebook and follow us on Instagram!


Registration fees

5K Run/Walk

Price changes in 1 month 14 days
    1. $25.00

      Early Bird Pricing

      Apr 11 – Jun 30
    2. $30.00
      Now registering Jul 1 – Aug 31
      Register or Join a Team
    3. $35.00
      Sep 1 – Sep 26

Kid's Fun Run

Registration closes in 2 months 9 days

Virtual 5K Walk/Run

Price changes in 1 month 14 days
  • Can't make it to the race this year? We welcome our supporters who can't be with us in person. Sign up as a virtual runner and we will mail you your medal - you'll run with us in spirit and support the Freemont Foundation! Please note: you will receive your packet after the race. Thank you for your support!

    1. $25.00

      Early Bird Pricing

      Apr 11 – Jun 30
    2. $30.00
      Now registering Jul 1 – Aug 31
      Register or Join a Team
    3. $35.00
      Sep 1 – Sep 26

EVENT COURTESY and REFUND POLICY

Our events are designed to be fun and for the entire family. With that in mind any competitor, spectator, parent, volunteer, or sponsor, exhibiting unsportsmanlike conduct or interfering with the positive, competitive atmosphere of the event will be asked to leave the venue and course immediately with no refunds.


All registrations are final...Sorry, but there are no refunds, transfers, or deferments.

 

The race will take place rain or shine.

TEAMS

We love teams!  You can create a new team or select from an existing team. MAKE SURE TO CHECK FOR AN EXISTING TEAM FIRST BEFORE CREATING A NEW TEAM!  When you set up a team, don't forget to personalize the page by adding an image and updating the donation goal for your team. Thank you.

There are several team challenges to participate in this year – top fundraising team, largest team, and best dressed team!   We are excited about seeing you dressed up in your favorite, craziest gear!

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Create a team

Download PDF for step-by-step directions on how to create a team.

 

Join a team

Download PDF for step-by-step directions on how to join your team.

RACE DAY

Race Day Registration and Bib Pickup will begin at 8:00 AM at Jess Lucas Park in Hapeville.  You will be able to register on race day. To ensure you receive your packet before the race starts, please register by the online registration close date.  If you register onsite, you will receive a bib, however we cannot guarentee you will be timed.


Race begins at 9:00 AM.

 

Kids Fun Run:  Children are welcome - register them for the Kids Fun Run!    Finishers will receive medals.


Medals: Must preregister to guarantee receipt.  Medals guaranteed to runners pre-register by September 20h. Day of race registrants will receive medals as long as supplies last.  Medals for virtual runners who pre-register by September 20th will be mailed out after the race.


T-Shirts:  Must preregister to guarantee receipt.  T-shirts guaranteed to runners pre-register by September 7th. Day of race registrants will receive t-shirts as long as supplies last.  

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Awards Ceremony will follow the 5K.  Awards will be presented to the top male and female finishers.


The Represent Yourself 5K is a Rain or Shine Event!


Parking: WE ENCOURAGE CARPOOLING!!! Limited parking is available but we strongly recommend carpooling, using public transportation or other services. There are several services such as Uber, Lyft, cab or MARTA that can transport you to/from the race.

Fun After the Run: Be sure to stick around after the race to enjoy the Fun After the Run festivities! 

PLEDGE AND FUNDRAISING

Help us exceed our goals this year! 

You don't have to run to get involved! You can also DONATE to the cause or make a PLEDGE to a runner or a team and encourage your friends and family to run/walk. 

You can even PROMOTE this event and get paid without registering or get referral fees after you register. There are so many ways to help out with this great cause. Pick the ones that work best for you. But most importantly, get involved! 

Once you register, please pledge or donate. Contact your company to see if they have a matching gift program. For assistance in adding the James M. & Erma T. Freemont Foundation to your company's matching gift program, please contact Joi Freemont at info@FreemontFoundation.com or post your question on our Facebook page: @freemontfoundation.

We welcome MATCHING DONATIONS.  Please check to see if your company offers a matching donation program.  Need help?  Send an email to info@FreemontFoundation.com

VIRTUAL RUNNERS/WALKERS

Can't make it to the race this year?  We welcome our supporters who can't be with us in person.  Sign up as a virtual runner and we will mail you your medal - you'll run with us in spirit and support the Freemont Foundation! Please note: you will receive your medal after the race.  Thank you for your support!

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COURSE and TIMING

We are USATF Certified!

The start and finish line will be filled with energy, music, and refreshments.  We'll be chip timing the start and finish

After the run be sure to hang around for Fun After the Run where there will be even more fun and dancing for all to enjoy!

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FAQs

Q:  What is the final day for registration?

 

A: Final online registration is September 26, 2019.  You will be able to register onsite at 8:00 AM when you arrive at the park.

 

Q: When will I receive my medal?

 

A: You will receive your official Represent Yourself medal on race day only.  Medals for virtual walkers/runners who register by September 20th will be mailed after the race.  

 

Q: How can I contribute more?

A: If you are registered you can pledge against yourself.  You can also pledge to a team or another individual participant.  If you're not able to attend, please consider donating to the foundation.

 

Q: Do I need to be present to receive my medal? 

A: Yes, due to the logistical challenge to coordinate individual medal distribution after the race, you must be present.

 

Q: Can someone else pick up my medal for me?

A: Yes, as long as they have a print out of your registration confirmation. If you cannot be present, please make arrangements.

 

THANK YOU SPONSORS!

The Represent Yourself Scholarship 5K would not be possible without our incredible sponsors!


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Top Donors

# Name Amount
1 Dr. Rodrick Barden $1,500.00
2 Miller Zell $1,500.00
3 Hazel's Pharmacy $1,500.00
4 Anthony Williams $1,000.00
5 Southwest Maxillofacial Surgery & Implant Center $1,000.00

Top Teams

1

Freemont Dental Allstars

Raised: $4,427.00

2

Erma's Gang

Raised: $1,075.00

3

Team Spoon

Raised: $375.00

Top Fundraisers

1

Joi Freemont

Raised: $4,427.00

2

Erma Freemont

Raised: $1,075.00

3

Joseph Weatherspo...

Raised: $350.00

Event Schedule

  • September 28 8:00 AM EDT - Registration & Bib Pick-Up

  • September 28 8:30 AM EDT - Welcome and Warm-Up

  • September 28 8:45 AM EDT - Kid's Fun-Run

  • September 28 9:00 AM EDT - Race Begins

  • September 28 9:45 AM EDT - Awards Ceremony & Fun After the Run

Contact Information

Event Location

Jess Lucas Park, 680 South Central Avenue, Hapeville, GA, USA

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