Just A Call Away 5K 2019

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Just A Call Away 5k & Fun Run   Saturday, August 17, 2019   Sloss Furnaces 20 32nd St N, Birmingham, AL 35222

 

Crisis Center, Inc. is proud to present the fifth annual Just A Call Away 5k and Fun Run. This USATF certified 5k is chip timed and takes runners through the streets of historic Birmingham. We also offer a 1-mile fun run that gives runners a scenic tour of historic Sloss Furnaces.

Chip timing is optional for the 5k. The fun run is not chip timed. 

Runners of all ages and abilities are welcome. Strollers and pets are welcome. 

If you are part of a youth track or cross-country team, contact us about our special team discount. 

 

Entry Fees: 

5k:

$20 – January 1 – February 28, 2019
$25 – March 1 – May 5, 2019
$30 – May 6 – July 29, 2019
$35 – July 30 – Race Day*

1 Mile:

$10 – January 1 – February 28, 2019
$15 – March 1 – May 5, 2019
$20 –May 6 – Race Day*

*Must register by midnight on August 6th to guarantee you receive your shirt size! But we will do our best to accommodate everyone. 

 

Course Maps:

5k Map My Run View

5k USATF Map View

Fun Run Map View

 

Packet Pickup: 

Friday, August 16, 2019 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. 

Trak Shak

2839 18th St. S, Homewood

 

Team Registration (5k Only):
•Team captain must register first and establish the team name.
•Each team member must then register for the race. 

 

Team Information:  
Create/Join a Fundraising Team
Participating as a team can be a lot of fun and what a great way to honor a survivor or remember a loved one. It only takes two people to make up a team. To create a team name and create your fundraising page, click here. 

 

Race Day Parking: 

Parking is plentiful around Sloss. Please follow these instructions to avoid traffic delays and to identify the race-approved parking lots. 

 

Award Divisions:

Individual 5k Awards:

Top 3 Overall Male / Female 
Overall Masters Male / Female
Top 3 Male/Female Age Group Awards: 
8 and under, 9-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 70+

Overall and age-group awards will not be duplicated. 

Team 5k Awards:

Fastest Overall Team
Largest Overall Team

Special thanks to Deep Fried Sugar Art for providing custom awards for the overall and team winners this year!

 

Schedule of Events: 

Saturday, August 17, 2019

6:30 a.m. Race Day Packet Pick Up and Late Registration
7:30 a.m. 5k Registration Closes
8:00 a.m. 5k Start
8:30 a.m. Fun Run Registration Closes
9:00 a.m. Fun Run Start
9:15 a.m. 5k Awards Ceremony

 

Running in Heat: 

Read here for tips on heat safety for runners. 

 

About Crisis Center Inc.:

Just A Call Away 5k benefits Crisis Center, Inc., which serves the unmet needs of people experiencing personal crisis or mental health issues and respond with services that promote coping, emotional health and well being. 

 

Cancellation and Refund Policy:

All race entries are non-transferable and non-refundable. The event will occur rain or shine, hot or cold. We reserve the right to cancel in extreme circumstances. In that event, there will be no refunds. Entry fees will be considered a donation to Crisis Center, Inc.

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Distance:

5K , Less than 5K

Price:

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Organized since 2015

Short review

Just A Call Away 5k & Fun Run   Saturday, August 17, 2019   Sloss Furnaces 20 32nd St N, Birmingham, AL 35222

 

Crisis Center, Inc. is proud to present the fifth annual Just A Call Away 5k and Fun Run. This USATF certified 5k is chip timed and takes runners through the streets of historic Birmingham. We also offer a 1-mile fun run that gives runners a scenic tour of historic Sloss Furnaces.

Chip timing is optional for the 5k. The fun run is not chip timed. 

Runners of all ages and abilities are welcome. Strollers and pets are welcome. 

If you are part of a youth track or cross-country team, contact us about our special team discount. 

 

Entry Fees: 

5k:

$20 – January 1 – February 28, 2019
$25 – March 1 – May 5, 2019
$30 – May 6 – July 29, 2019
$35 – July 30 – Race Day*

1 Mile:

$10 – January 1 – February 28, 2019
$15 – March 1 – May 5, 2019
$20 –May 6 – Race Day*

*Must register by midnight on August 6th to guarantee you receive your shirt size! But we will do our best to accommodate everyone. 

 

Course Maps:

5k Map My Run View

5k USATF Map View

Fun Run Map View

 

Packet Pickup: 

Friday, August 16, 2019 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. 

Trak Shak

2839 18th St. S, Homewood

 

Team Registration (5k Only):
•Team captain must register first and establish the team name.
•Each team member must then register for the race. 

 

Team Information:  
Create/Join a Fundraising Team
Participating as a team can be a lot of fun and what a great way to honor a survivor or remember a loved one. It only takes two people to make up a team. To create a team name and create your fundraising page, click here. 

 

Race Day Parking: 

Parking is plentiful around Sloss. Please follow these instructions to avoid traffic delays and to identify the race-approved parking lots. 

 

Award Divisions:

Individual 5k Awards:

Top 3 Overall Male / Female 
Overall Masters Male / Female
Top 3 Male/Female Age Group Awards: 
8 and under, 9-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 70+

Overall and age-group awards will not be duplicated. 

Team 5k Awards:

Fastest Overall Team
Largest Overall Team

Special thanks to Deep Fried Sugar Art for providing custom awards for the overall and team winners this year!

 

Schedule of Events: 

Saturday, August 17, 2019

6:30 a.m. Race Day Packet Pick Up and Late Registration
7:30 a.m. 5k Registration Closes
8:00 a.m. 5k Start
8:30 a.m. Fun Run Registration Closes
9:00 a.m. Fun Run Start
9:15 a.m. 5k Awards Ceremony

 

Running in Heat: 

Read here for tips on heat safety for runners. 

 

About Crisis Center Inc.:

Just A Call Away 5k benefits Crisis Center, Inc., which serves the unmet needs of people experiencing personal crisis or mental health issues and respond with services that promote coping, emotional health and well being. 

 

Cancellation and Refund Policy:

All race entries are non-transferable and non-refundable. The event will occur rain or shine, hot or cold. We reserve the right to cancel in extreme circumstances. In that event, there will be no refunds. Entry fees will be considered a donation to Crisis Center, Inc.


2 Road Running races on 17 August 2019 in Birmingham

5k

August 17, 2019

The race starts at 08:00

5 km

from $35

Fun Run

August 17, 2019

The race starts at 09:00

1.6 km

from $20

Weather for Aug 17, 2019

89.19 °F

Wind: 0.44 m/s.

Partly cloudy throughout the day..

Very Good for running

Past weather

Aug 08, 2015

85.95 °F, wind 0.48m/s

Humid and mostly cloudy throughout the day..

Aug 20, 2016

86.1 °F, wind 0.27m/s

Rain in the afternoon..

Aug 19, 2017

89.4 °F, wind 0.82m/s

Humid throughout the day and mostly cloudy until evening..

Aug 11, 2018

88.43 °F, wind 3.57m/s

Humid and mostly cloudy throughout the day..

Dec 08, 2019

66.36 °F, wind 4.28m/s

Clear throughout the day..

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