• Striders
  • Grass Roots Cross Country Series 5K

Grass Roots Cross Country Series 5K

  • Saturday, June 27, 2015
  • 8:00 AM
  • Blanchard Woods Park in Evans

The Grass Roots Series is a family friendly event open to competitors of all ages and ability levels. Bring your family, friends, or team. All proceeds will benefit GRU Cross Country and Track and Field programs. Awards will be given out to the top overall male and female and to the top runner in each age group by category. 

Location Blanchard Woods Park in Evans. Take I-20 WEST to Exit #190. Make a RIGHT off the interstate and follow this a little over 5 miles to Blanchard Road. Make a LEFT on Blanchard Road and follow about 2 miles to park entrance. Parking is behind the facility, please DO NOT park in the grass areas or along the course. 

RegistrationRegister online at runsignup.com OR mail this form with payment to: GRU Athletics, 1120 15th Street, CFH 214, Augusta, GA 30912. You may also register in person between 7:00 –7:30am on a race day at the park.

Cost:  $15 per race or $55*for all five paid in advance (non strider members).

$10 per race or $40*for all five paid in advance (CURRENT strider members only).

Make checks payable to ASU FOUNDATION. Please list XC/Track on the memo line.

*You must register and prepay with this form to qualify for the five race discount.

T-Shirts are available for $10. Your size is NOT guaranteed unless you pre-order before 5/22/15.

Awards: Top Male/Female overall, as well as overall age group awards to the top runner in their category. Results will be available at AugustaStriders.com. For those wanting a guaranteed t-shirt, please include your shirt size with your entry and an additional $10.00 plus your entry fee (if registering with the paper form) or you can purchase one via the online store. Pre-ordering a shirt will only work for EARLY entries only (i.e. BEFORE race day). We cannot guarantee your shirt size on Race Day unless you win your age group.

May 30 –3 Kilometers (1.86 miles) @ 8:00am

June 13 –5 Kilometers (3.11 miles) @ 8:00am

June 27 –5Kilometers (3.11 miles) @ 8:00am

July 11 –8 Kilometers (4.97 miles) @ 8:00am

July 25 –10 Kilometers (6.21 miles) @ 7:30am

Contact Info: Adam Ward - award4@gru.edu or call 706-731-7914