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Oak Grove Montessori 5th Annual Tortoise Run

  • 180 Oak Grove Road Carrollton, GA 30117 (map)

Cost:
*West Georgia Track Club Member Discount

Guaranteed  t-shirt deadline: March 31st

Postmark mail in registration by April 5th
For the 5K & 1-Mile Trail Run
Through February 15: $25, Feb 16-Mar 15: $30, Mar 16-Apr 14: $35, Race Day: $40

11.3K
Through February 15: $30, Feb 16-Mar 15: $35, Mar 16-Apr 14: $40, Race Day: $45

Tot Trot
$10

Register by clicking here.

Details:
The Oak Grove Montessori School Tortoise Run is a classic running event that is sure to be the highlight of your spring. Starting and finishing at the school’s beautiful campus, both the 11.3k and 5k courses take you on a scenic tour of west Georgia’s country roads, pastures, and……hills! Perfect test race for those preparing for a half marathon, those that want to challenge themselves to a longer race or those who simply want to enjoy the traditional 5K!

Event Day Schedule
7:00-7:45 a.m.  Packet Pickup & Race Day Registration
8:00  a.m.    11.3k Start
8:30  a.m.    5k Start
9:30  a.m.    1-Mile Trail Run Start
9:45  a.m.    Tot-Trot Start
10:00 a.m.    Awards

Surface
Paved roads with the 1-mile trail race being on varying trail/turf surfaces, to include a small, narrow bridge.

Where to Park
Parking will be available at Oak Grove Baptist Church (2829 Oak Grove Church Rd, Carrollton, GA 30117). Shuttles will be provided to and from the Oak Grove Montessori School campus.

Directions To Parking

  • Hand-cycle racers welcome
  • Mail-in registration must be received by March 1st. 
  • All fees are non-refundable
  • No shirt guaranteed with race day registration
  • Race day registration and packet pick up open 7 a.m. race day ~located in parking lot of Oak Grove Baptist Church

Mail-in Registration Form
Postmark mail in registration by April 5t

Tot Trot
A Tot Trot of approximately 70 yards will take place at 9:45 a.m.  All Tot Trot participants must register prior to participation and will receive a “participation token.”

Strollers
Strollers ARE permitted in the OGMS Tortoise Run. However, for the safety of all participants, strollers are NOT permitted on the 1-Mile Trail Run course during the race.

Pets
We love animals, however, this is a NO PETS event.   Thank you for your understanding.

Awards and Prizes
Overall awards will be given to the top 3 male and female finishers of the 5k & 11.3K, and one overall award to the top male and female finishers of the 1 Mile.

Division awards will be given to the top 3 male and female finishers in the following divisions for the 5K: 14 & under, 15-20, 21-30, 31-40, 41-50, 51-59, 50-54, and 60+.

Division awards will be given to the top male and female finisher in each of the above age categories for the 11.3K.