The fifth annual Firefighters 5K will take place Saturday, September 6th @ 7:30am in Sweetwater.
A new course is just one of the changes for this year’s race. The 2014 course is a flat and fast course that starts and ends at the Gazebo in downtown Sweetwater. Also new this year is a free kids run called the Dalmatian Dash which will start at 8:45. A special prize awaits all kids, 10 and under, that complete the short course thanks to Allstate - Callie Brackett Agency.
Walkers and runners can pre-register through August 29th for $25.00. Forms are located at the Allstate in Sweetwater or you can register online by clicking here. After August 29th, you can register on-line, by mail, or at the race day for $30.
Your registration enters you into a raffle for a pair of shoes from Fleet Feet Sports – Knoxville and other fun prizes. Technical Tees to all pre-registered as well as race day entries while supplies last. Packet Pickup and late registration is available on September 4th & 5th at Fleet Feet Sports in Turkey Creek from 10am to 7pm.
There will also be fire engines, tankers, and more EMS vehicles on display for the little kids and the big kids to see. All proceeds benefit North Monroe & Christianburg Volunteer Fire Departments.
Special Thanks to the City of Sweetwater, Fleet Feet Sports Knoxville, Allstate Callie Brackett Agency, Mayfield Dairy Farms, HTS Athletics, and all sponsors.