176 Ira Gray Drive, Gadsden, Alabama, Etowah County, United States

Start Date

11/01/2021

Activity tags attached to this sportie.

Activities: Running race, Virtual race, 5K (3.1 Miles), 1 Mile

Join us for the 1st Annual GSB 20th Special Forces Group (Airborne) 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run. This is a great chance to do something active with your family and members of the Alabama National Guard. The 5K race is open to all National Guard members, veterans, and community members. 

Help us support our military members by signing up to participate in our 1st annual GSB 20TH Special Forces Group (Airborne) 5K Run/Walk. If you cannot make the event or you would like to make a donation please visit the tabs on our website for more information. Visit the store page if you would like to purchase a race T-Shirt only. Proceeds will be invested in the GSB 20TH Special Group Dining out to support our active military members and veterans. 

We thank you in advance for supporting the members of the GSB 20TH Special Forces Group (Airborne).

The race will start outside the Alabama National Guard Unit. We will kick off the event with the 5K starting at 9:00 AM. Followed by the 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk. All 5K runners will be timed.

  • Packet Pick Up: Thursday May 19 2:00 to 5:00 pm at the National Guard Unit (196 Ira Gray Drive Gadsden, AL 35904)
  • Race Day Packet Pick Up: 7:00 - 8:30 am in front of the National Guard Unit
  • Awards will be given in the 5K (Awards will be given to the top three male and female winners)
  • All runners will have the option to purchase the GSB 20TH 5K race T-Shirts

ATTENTION: Due to the location of this event strollers and dogs are not allowed. 

Virtual Run

During race week, pick a day you'll participate in the run between November 1st-8th. On the selected race day, track your run using a running app as you complete your 5K (3.1 miles). Upload your completed race to our results page via online submission or via email by October 8th (11:59pm).

Top compatible (free) running apps for use are: MapMyRun, RunKeeper, Strava, Garmin

Bracket/Division Details & Fees:

  1. 5K - In Person

    Activity Starts: 5/20/2022 09:00 - Activity Ends: 5/20/2022 10:30
    Registration opens : 10/6/2021 21:11
    Activity type: Running race
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 10/6/2021 21:11
      Registration closes : 5/20/2022 08:00
      Race fee : $25.00
      Processing fee : $2.45


  2. 5K - Virtual

    Activity Starts: 11/1/2021 09:00 - Activity Ends: 11/8/2021 12:00
    Registration opens : 10/6/2021 21:11
    Activity type: Virtual race
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 10/6/2021 21:11
      Registration closes : 11/8/2021 00:59
      Race fee : $20.00
      Processing fee : $2.16


  3. 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk - In Person

    Activity Starts: 5/20/2022 09:10 - Activity Ends: 5/20/2022 10:00
    Registration opens : 10/6/2021 21:11
    Activity type: Running race
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 10/6/2021 21:11
      Registration closes : 5/20/2022 08:00
      Race fee : $15.00
      Processing fee : $1.87


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