Steps of hope 5k


Race Details

 Date: Sat, April 20, 2019
Time: 8:00 AM

Fourth Ward Park
680 Dallas St NE
Atlanta, GA US 30308 

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 Proceeds from the event go to Kids Hope International, whose mission is to provide orphans, vulnerable children and children with disabilities in undeserved communities globally with basic human necessities today and to create a path for a sustainable tomorrow.

The Steps of Hope 5K is a fundraiser specifically to raise funds for the Build a School Project, currently building a school in a village in Congo.

Registration Fees


5K... $25

Race Day...$30

Virtual 5K... $25

*All participants registered by 4/14 are guaranteed a great race shirt in their size.  We'll have extras, but registrations afterwards will receive a shirt while supplies last.

Awards and Goodies

 We've got great custom awards in the following age groups.

Top 3 overall M/F
Top 3 overall Masters M/F
Overall Grand Masters M/F
Overall Sr. Masters M/F
Top 3 in each 5 year age group starting at 10 & under and going through 75+.

Chip timing for the start & finish.

Running Options

 Grab your family, friends, and co-workers and participate as a team…you can score a great discount, and nothing will replace the additional fun.

5+...$2.50 off

11+…$3.75 off

21+…$5 off

51+…$6.25 off

100+…$7.50 off

 Virtual Race Option

Can't make it out to the event site on race day? 
Still want to participate and have a shot at an award?
Then the virtual race is for you.

Here's how it works:

1. Register for the Virtual division
2. Start Training
3. The day before the race you'll receive instructions & a link to submit your race time
4. Submit your race time by end of race day
5. The day after the race results (Virtual Runner division) will be posted online
6.Monday after the race you'll receive an email with a link to the results & any pictures.
7. Monday after the race we'll package up all the T-shirts & medals and put them in the mail. 

Five Star Championships & Turkey Trot

All participants will automatically qualify for FREE entry into the Five Star Turkey Trot. 

Top finishers will also have the opportunity to earn a spot in the championships to be held in January 2020. The number of spots available is based on the total registration...see event website for details.

Event Courtesy & Refund Policy

Our events are designed to be fun and for the entire family. With that in mind any competitor, spectator, parent, volunteer, or sponsor, exhibiting unsportsmanlike conduct or interfering with the positive, competitive atmosphere of the event will be asked to leave the venue and course immediately with no refunds.
All registrations are final...we're sorry but there are no transfers, deferrals, or refunds

Event Schedule

 April 14 11:59 PM - Last day for guaranteed shirt in your size

April 20   7:00 AM - Race Day Check In Open

April 20    8:00 AM  - 5K Starts