Join us for our 5th Annual Run the Ridge 5K event!

Race Details

February 11, 2022 8:00 am

The Ridge Nature Area (390 Burch Rd. Fayetteville, GA 30215)

In support of The Southern Conservation Trust, we invite you to sign up to run or walk our 5th Annual Run the Ridge 5K, one of Fayette County’s largest and oldest trail runs. Experience the natural beauty of The Ridge Nature Area while traversing the trails that feature various elevation changes. You may even spot one of the frequently seen wildlife, including eastern box turtles, songbird species, white-tailed deer, or barred owls!

Registration

Because of supply chain issues, we want to ensure that everyone gets a t-shirt. In order to be guaranteed a shirt, please register by 1/20/2023 (earlier is better). Registrations after that date will not be guaranteed a shirt. Go ahead and register today – it’s going to be a great race!

Nov 3, 2022 – Dec 31, 2022: $25

Jan 1, 2023 – Jan 31, 2023: $30

Feb 1, 2023 – Feb 11, 2023: $40

Early Packet Pickup: February 10th from 10am – 1pm at the Fayette Environmental Education Center (305 Beauregard Blvd., Fayetteville, GA 30214)

Awards

Awards for overall M/F finishers and overall M/F Masters finishers

1st, 2nd & 3rd place finishers in the following age groups: 10 & under; 11-19; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60-69; 70-79; 80& over.

Volunteers

We are so grateful for the many volunteers that help year after year to support our Annual 5k. If you are interested in volunteering for the 2023 event, please contact natasha@sctlandtrust.org

5K Event Sponsorships

The Southern Conservation Trust’s Run the Ridge 5K has become one of the premier races in the Fayetteville area, attracting around 150 participants and many spectators, volunteers, and community members. In its 5th year, the race offers a unique opportunity to grow your business with exposure through the event and face-to-face engagement with the community. Be associated with a popular event and make a positive difference in protecting green space, conserving resources, educating the public, and advocating for nature!


Our Run the Ridge 5K attracts a variety of participants, from casual to athletic runners, with participants that come from Fayetteville and the surrounding communities. By becoming a sponsor, your business, products, and brand will have a strong presence at the event providing a direct connection with participants and supporting The Southern Conservation Trust.

For complete details on the 5th Annual Run the Ridge 5K sponsor options, please download and view 2023 Run the Ridge Sponsorship Levels and Benefits.

Presenting Sponsor

Elite Sponsor

Only 1 per event, first come, first serve basis

$ 5,000
  • A representative from business acts as Grand Marshal and announces the start of the race (Optional)
  • Verbal recognition at Presentation of Awards
  • Individual “sponsor shout-out” social media post
  • Premiere logo placement on event page year-round (until 12/2023)
  • Feature on all event ads
  • 6 Complimentary race registrations
  • Booth presence at the race (Optional)
  • Logo/link prominently displayed on event website
  • Logo prominently displayed on t-shirt
  • Opportunity to provide a promotional item for ~150 participants’ race packets (must be received by January 27)

Platinum Sponsor

$ 2,500
  • Premier logo placement on event page year-round (until 12/2023)
  • Feature on all event ads (if sponsored by December 15)
  • 4 Complimentary race registrations
  • Booth presence at race (Optional)
  • Logo/Link on 5K website
  • Logo placement on race t-shirt
  • The opportunity to provide a promotional item for ~150 participants’ race packets (must be received by January 27)

Gold Sponsor

$ 1,000
  • 2 Complimentary race registrations
  • Booth presence at race (Optional)
  • Logo/link on 5k website
  • Logo placement on race t-shirt
  • The opportunity to provide a promotional item for ~150 participants’ race packets (must be received by January 27)

Silver Sponsor

$ 500
  • Logo/link on 5K website
  • Logo placement on race t-shirt
  • The opportunity to provide a promotional item for ~150 participants’ race packets (must be received by January 27)

Bronze Sponsor

$ 250
  • Logo/link on 5K website
  • Logo placement on race t-shirt

In-Kind

$ 250+
  • We welcome in-kind donations of your time, expertise, products, prizes, or services valued at $250 or greater that are usable at the event. Please let us know how you would like to contribute in non-monetary ways to our Annual Run the Ridge 5K

Questions about the event?

Event Details: Danika Kochanowski
Accessibility: Josie Saunders
Sponsors: Tori Betsill
Marketing, Press, and Social Media: Ashley Reeves