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Cancelled due to weather: Group Self Paced 10-12 Mile Urban Run: Cabbagetown, Oakland Cemetery, Beltline & Beyond Piedmont Park And Back




The Basics:
STATUS: Cancelled - Hide from Calendar
Event Type:Trail Run
Event Location: 701 Kirkwood Avenue, Atlanta, GA 30316   Trail Run: Cancelled due to weather:  Group Self Paced  10-12 Mile Urban Run: Cabbagetown, Oakland Cemetery, Beltline & Beyond Piedmont Park And Back  National Weather Service Forecast
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Jan 29 2022  9:00 am >> Sat, Jan 29 2022 12:00 pm
Registration Opens: Sun, Jan 16 2022 7:00 pm
Registration Cut Off: Sat, Jan 29 2022 8:45 am
Event Duration:3 Hours Plus or Minus
Difficulty Rating:D3: Moderate
Pace:Moderate
Trip Leader(s):
Tom Jarosz (Juh'rose)
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Member Cost:None

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 21 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:9
Minimum Group Size:2
Number Registered So Far: 10 / 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

Itinerary:

 

Masks are required in this part of town to enter any public buildings, restaurants, establishments, etc. 

Itinerary and running route is subject to change so please be flexible.

Come join us for this casual Saturday morning scenic urban run starting at Cabbagetown Park. You have the option of running between 10 to 12 miles and at your own running pace - this is not an urban hike or walk. What better way to start a Saturday morning than with a scenic urban run!

Optional:  Afterwards, feel free to join us for a quick bite to eat at DAS BBQ (You're responsible for paying for your own meal & beverage) next to the Oakland Cemetery. Mask is required to enter the restaurant.

We will start our morning run at Sweet Cheats Bakery at Cabbagtown Park. You are welcome to run or run/walk at your own pace but will be responsible to find your way back if you're not able to keep up or follow the group. We will jog from Cabbagetown Park to Oakland Cemetery and visit some famous tombstones including Kenny Rogers (American singer, songwriter, musician, actor, record producer, and entrepreneur), Bobby Jones (One of the greatest golfers who ever lived), and Margaret Mitchell ('Gone With The Wind' author). We will proceed down Memorial Drive beside or inside the cemetery and wind our way back through the streets of Cabbagetown and the Krog Street Bridge tunnel. We may stop for a quick water or bathroom break as we dash by the Krog Street Market (Carry your mask). We will turn onto the Eastside Beltline Trail which runs 2 miles to Piedmont Park passing by Ponce City Market to the end of the Beltline. Continuing our run, we will jog past Park Tavern and through the winding paths of Piedmont Park. After Piedmont Park we will dash by Ansley Park and towards the Ansley Mall area, turn around, and coast back via the Beltline to Cabbagetown Park. 

The total distance will be approximately 10-12 miles. For those runners not feeling it after some miles, you have the option of heading back on your own to Cabbagetown, but must complete at least 10 miles running and/or walking to receive AOC event credit.

Please carry your cell phone in case you fall back, separate from the group, decide to turn around, lost, gps mapping, pictures, or for emergencies. 

 

 

 

- OPTIONAL BBQ LUNCH -

Menu:  DAS BBQ

350 Memorial Drive SE
Atlanta, GA 30312
(404) 850-7373


Required Items to Bring:

Mask

Running shoes and attire

Appropriate clothing for weather

Water bottle or running hydration pack

Phone 

If joining us afterwards for lunch, please bring enough money for your meal and beverage

 

Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.

GPS watch - Garmin, Apple, etc.

Extra $ for Uber ride or e-scooter if needed

GUI or energy bar


How to Get There:
Event Directions:

Sweet Cheats, 701 Kirkwood Avenue, Atlanta, GA 30316

https://www.google.com/maps/dir//33.7503044,-84.3644756/@33.749936,-84.3659777,17z/data=!4m2!4m1!3e0 

 

 



Notes:

 Free parking along street; take note of one-way streets


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