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Jonny & Xena "Spread the Words" 5K / Fun Run & Walk, Festival & FREE Pet Adoption Event

Xena the Warrior Puppy & her human, Jonny, are headed to Suwanee Town Center for their 5th annual Jonny & Xena "Spread the Words" 5K/Walk, Festival and FREE Pet Adoption* Event on October 26, 2019.

*with approved application

Grab your Doggie and start this amazing day with a 5k!...We'll be giving awesome race shirts and age group awards in all the regular 5yr age groups, as well as an award to the fastest dog!

Jonny and Xena Spread the Words 5k/walk

Registration fees

Individual 5k

  1. $30.00
    May 2 - Oct 23

Fun Run

  1. $25.00

    1 mile

    May 2 - Oct 23

Virtual participant/supporter (USA)

You will receive an email prior to race day (Oct 26) to submit your time. Or you can just be a supporter from your couch :)

  1. $35.00
    May 2 - Oct 23

Virtual Participant/Supporter(International)

You will receive an email prior to race day (Oct 26) to submit your time. Or you can just be a supporter from your couch :)

  1. $45.50
    May 2 - Oct 23

Virtual Participant/Supporter (No Shirt)

You will receive an email prior to race day (Oct 26) to submit your time. Or you can just be a supporter from your couch :)

  1. $30.00
    May 2 - Oct 23

Entry Fee and Registration

Regular registration is $30 for the 5K & $25 for the Fun Run.  

Race day registrations are welcome for $5 additional.  

A Great Tri-blend soft technical shirt or Technical shirt are guaranteed to all preregistered, and will be available while supplies last for participants who register after 10/17.

Event Beneficiery

Jonny and Xena are committed to "Spread the Words" and make a difference within our community.  Proceeds will directly support the Special Needs Community and Animal Welfare. Jonny and Xena's Spread the Words Foundation is a 501c3 non profit with NO payroll. All Sponsorships and Donations go back out into the world, making it a better place.

Course and Timing

Awesome (1/2 flat) course through Suwanee Town Center & along the Suwanee Greenway.  

We'll be chip timing with scrolling results at the finish.

Awards and Goodies

Great custom award medals as follows:

  • Overall M/F
  • Overall Masters M/F (40 years +)
  • Overall Grand Master M/F (50 years +)
  • Overall Sr. Master M/F (60 years +)
  • Top 3 in each of the normal 5 year age groups 10 & under through 75+ will earn awards. 

  • We're even going to give an award to the fastest dog.  

  • Additionally...all Fun Runners receive a ribbon when they cross the finish line.  

  • Great Swag options...guaranteed when you register by 10/17
    • Super Soft Tri-blend shirts or
    • Upgrade to a long sleeve tri blend
    • Upgrade to a hoodie

Teams and Groups

Grab your friends and register as a team for great discounts

 5+....10% off

11+...15% off

21+...20% off

51+...25% off

100+..30% off


Thank you to all our Sponsors!



Participating Animal Rescues

Come on out and Adopt your new best friend for FREE* 8am-3pm

up to $10,000, with approved application


Participating Vendors

Come on out and see these Vendors 8am-3pm

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Event Schedule

  • Oct 17 11:59pm EDT Deadline for guaranteed shirt in your size
  • Oct 25  4-7pm EDT - Early Package Pick up & Registration at Big Peach, Suwanee Town Center
  • Oct 26 8am EDT - Race Day Check in & Registration Opens 
  • Oct 26 9am EDT - 5k Race starts
  • Oct 26 10am EDT - Fun Run stars
  • Oct 26 8am- 3pm EDT Festival and Free Pet Adoption Event* with approved application, up to $10,000

Event Courtesy and Refund Policy

Our events are designed to be fun 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 added to leave the venue and course immediately with no refunds.  

The event is rain or shine. In the event of severe weather making it unsafe for participants, the event will be cancelled. We're sorry, but once you are registered, there are no refunds, transfers, or deferments.  Know your registration is making an impact within the community.  Thank you for understanding. 

Top Donors

# Name Amount
1 Linda Pooley $107.35
2 Anonymous $107.35
3 Kristin Quintero $100.00

Top Teams


Pup Team Daisy





Pup Team Petunia





Dragon Team Albert





Top Fundraisers


Juno the Frankenpup...





Rachel Kerbrat

Raised: $25.00



Raised: $20.00

Contact Information

Event Location

330 Town Center Ave, Suwanee, GA 30024, USA

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