Friday, April 10, 2015

Wecycle Atlanta to aid in Spelman's Wellness Revolution 5k!

Wellness Revolution 5K Run/Walk

Wellness 5KAs part of Spelman's Wellness Revolution and Founders Day activities, the College will host a 5K (3.1 mile) run/walk Saturday, April 11, 2015, to promote personal health and fitness within the Spelman community and the Atlanta University Center. The program will feature coordinated activities for participants in addition to health and wellness information and tips. Catch Wecycle Atlanta leading the 5k!

Who*: This event is open to Spelman College and the greater Atlanta community. 

Age Requirements:  Ages 12 and up. Parent/Guardian consent is required for participants less than 18 years of age.

: The 5K Run/Walk will begin and end at Spelman College. After the 5K Run/Walk, join us for our post run/walk activities.
Questions?  Contact the Spelman College Welcome & Information Center at, or call 404-270-6501. 

*Please Note
1. All Run/Walk participants under the age of 18 must have a Waiver Release Form completed by their parent/guardian. Waivers will be available for signing onsite.

2. Run/Walk participants ages 18+ are required to complete the Waiver Release Form online or in person prior to the race.

3. Due to safety precautions, strollers, wheel chairs, and pets are prohibited.


7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Check-In and On site Registration
The Suites Dining Hall

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Warm-up Activities
The Suites Amphitheater

9:00 a.m. Step Off

10:00 a.m. Post Run/Walk Activities
The Suites Amphitheater

Directions to Spelman
*Please note that traffic on I-20 East and I-20 West will be delayed due to construction.
Parking is available in the Spelman College Parking Garage.  If available, park on the 2nd floor for easy access to The Suites Amphitheater.  Parking will be free for all 5K Run/Walk participants.

Dining Options on Saturday, April 11, 2015
Manley Center Dining Hall Open at 7:30 a.m.
Starbucks Open at 10:00 a.m.
Subway Open at 11:00 a.m.

Spelman College Bookstore
Open at 12:00 p.m.

5K Run/Walk Entry Fees



Currently Enrolled Spelman Students
FREE with school ID (T-shirt and Registration Packet Included)
Spelman College Faculty and Staff
FREE with school ID (T-shirt and Registration Packet Included)
Currently Enrolled AUC Students
$15.00 which includes a Wellness Revolution T-Shirt and Run/Walk Registration Packet​
Community Participants
$15.00 which includes a Wellness Revolution T-Shirt and Run/Walk Registration Packet  ​


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