The MeMaw Middle Georgia " Pink Turkey 5k"

Sat December 17, 2022 Macon, GA 31204 US Directions
You can run, walk, ride or trot with Family & Friends!
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Events
Includes Shirt & Finisher Medal

10K Bike Ride

$40 8:00AM EST - 9:00AM EST Price increases after December 16, 2022 at 11:59pm EST
Includes Shirt & Finisher Medal

5k Fun Run/Walk

$30 9:00AM EST - 11:00AM EST Price increases after December 16, 2022 at 11:59pm EST

Virtual 10K Bike Ride

$40 Price increases after December 16, 2022 at 11:59pm EST

Virtual 5K Run/Walk

$30 Registration ends December 16, 2022 at 11:59pm EST
Place
Amerson River Park:
2551 Pierce Dr. N
Macon, GA US 31204
Description

Updated: NOVEMBER 22ND, 2022

WMAZ-13 NEWS 11/24/22 REPORT ON THE EVENT RESCHEDULED DATE:

https://youtu.be/h_C5sVJEhlQ

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DUE TO A SPECIAL CITY OF MACON PROCLAMATION TO BE ISSUED BY THE MAYOR AND DISTRICT COMMISSIONERS OF BIBB COUNTY FOR THE ANNUAL MEMAW MIDDLE GEORGIA THANKSGIVING DAY PINK TURKEY BIKE & RUN on Tuesday, December 6th, 2022 At 6pm.

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♡♡The MeMaw Middle Georgia
THANKSGIVING DAY 2022 PINK TURKEY 10k Bike Ride / 5k  Run and Walk has been rescheduled for Saturday, December 17th, 2022. Please Note The Location and Times remains the same.

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☆☆☆EVERYONE WHO REGISTERS BY THE END OF THANKSGIVING DAY (11:59PM) ON THURSDAY NOVEMBER 24TH...WILL RECEIVE A FREE REGISTRATION FOR THE  MEMAW MIDDLE GEORGIA THANKSGIVING DAY 2023 PINK TURKEY BIKE & RUN 

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AS MENTIONED BEFORE: There will be a special Proclamation For The Annual MEMAW MIDDLE GEORGIA THANKSGIVING DAY 2022 PINK TURKEY BIKE & RUN issued and presented by the Mayor and District Commissioners of Bibb County on Tuesday, December 6th at 6pm - Please Join Us At The Macon City Hall For This Momentous Occasion.

This Proclamation from the Mayor & District Commissioner Of Bibb County will help to ensure that The MEMAW MIDDLE GEORGIA THANKSGIVING DAY PINK TURKEY BIKE & RUN will be an annual event in Bibb County for many years to come.

10K BIKE & 5K RUN LOCATION
Amerson River Park 2551 Pierce Dr. N – Macon, Ga 31204

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THE MEMAW PINK TURKEY BIKE & RUN SIGNIFICANCE:   

[1.] THE MEMAW MIDDLE GEORGIA THANKSGIVING DAY 2022 PINK TURKEY 10K BIKE RIDE & 5K RUN/WALK signifies the commencement of the annual commemoration and celebration of life of MACON GEORGIA'S OWN "CHEF MEMAW" (Alfreda Lockett) of the currently open: MEMAW'S AT LG’s RESTAURANT 4254 MUNFORD RD - MACON, GA 31204 and the millions of people that have been diagnosed with Breast Cancer and or have recevied Any Other Cancerous Diagnoses …

[2.] This event also is in support of the millions of family members, love ones and or health care practioners who give support, administer care and love for those who have been diagnosed with Cancer or are under going Cancer Treatment.

[3.] THE MEMAW MIDDLE GEORGIA THANKSGIVING DAY 2022 PINK TURKEY BIKE & RUN  remembers the Cancer Survivors as well as our Loved Ones and Friends who fought valiantly in an attempt to defeat the deadly cancer cells.

Life and Wellness should not be opposing forces nor concepts….

[4.] Please join us in person and or virtually for this Life Inspiring 5K Run/Walk and10K Bike Ride to promote Life And Wellness For All!

SCHEDULE
7:15am - Packet Pick-up
8:00am - 10k Bike Ride Start
9:00am - 5k Run/Walk

REGISTRATION FEE
- $30 For Runners And Walkers

- $40 For Bikers

PROCEEDS GO TO HELP
- The Macon Cancer “Never Give Up” Holiday Dinner

- THWCARE GLOBAL DISASTER RELIEF

EVENT SUPPORTED BY:

MEMAW'S AT LG’s Restaurant OF Macon;

AMStar Macon Theater

More Links About Chef Memaw:

  1. WMAZ NEWS REPORT ON EVENT CHANGE DATE From 11/24/22 to 12/17/22 https://youtu.be/h_C5sVJEhlQ
  2. https://wgxa.tv/news/local/alfreda-lockett-owner-of-memaws-restaurant-passes-away
  3. https://wgxa.tv/news/local/alfreda-lockett-of-memaws-restaurant-passes-away-family-and-friends-hold-vigil
  4. Macon-Bibb proclamation honors the life of Alfreda Lockett | Macon Telegraph https://amp.macon.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/political-notebook/article187523203.html
  5. https://www.13wmaz.com/article/news/local/no-one-protects-us-like-you-do-memaws-serves-veterans-hot-meals-in-macon/93-613307396

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: 

How long is the course?
The 5K Run/Walk  is 3.1 miles and Bike ride is 6.2 Miles

How will it be timed?
This is a fun run and fun bike ride! This will not be a chip timed event. 

When and where do I pick up my registration materials?
Information coming soon! 

How will I receive my results?
Official results are posted for the top runners in each category. Race staff has all results for on-site inquiries and results are posted on the race website.

Can I use my own race chip or tag rather than utilizing the one that is provided?
No, you will be provided with a custom chip.

Who gets a T-shirt?
Only pre-registered runners that successfully complete the registration and payment processes seven weekdays before the race are guaranteed a free race t-shirt. Several hundred additional shirts are printed for the race. Pre-registered runners in the seven days leading to the race are first to receive their shirt and preferred size. The remaining shirts for walk-up and voucher runners are available for free until they run out. Also, day-of and voucher participants may face limited sizes and availability.

What if I need help along the way?
Qualified emergency medical professionals are available to provide assistance at the start/finish lines.

Can I participate in the event with my dog?
Yes, but all dogs must be on a leash 

Can I participate with a stroller?
Yes, nurturing future generations of runners is a priority and demonstrating healthy lifestyles to our kids is special. Please, however, start in the latter part of the runners.

Should I bring my own water?
Yes, but there will be a  water station on the course as well as at the finish.

Can I get my money returned?
We appreciate your race registration. We are unable to issue refunds. We are not in a position to credit your credit card or issue checks.

Will the race be held if it's raining?
The race is a "rain or shine" event. All participants are encouraged to dress appropriately for the weather, such as in a rain coat or hat. Umbrellas can pose a safety hazard to others, so please do not bring them.

What will be provided after the race?
An awards ceremony will take place after the race at the start/finish location.

Can I transfer my entry to someone else?
We have a strict NO TRANSFER policy.

Where do I park?
Free parking is available. More info coming soon!

 

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