• Running-5K - Individual Age group/open
  • Walking-5K - Individual Age group/open
  • Running-1 Mile - Individual Age group/open
  • Walking-1 Mile - Individual Age group/open


The Home Run 5K & 1M will be held on Saturday, June 1, 2017 in beautiful
Americus, Georgia at the First United Methodist Church.

100% of every dollar contributed as a sponsor of The Home Run benefits the Americus Campus of the Methodist Home.

We are a small event with plenty of friendly faces, welcoming touches, and a personal atmosphere.  The race route is a scenic route through historic homes of Americus.

This race is being held in loving memory of a friend of the home, Jay Williams.




Event details and schedule


Americus First United Methodist Church

200 S. Lee Street, Americus, GA 31709

Parking is in the church parking lot and across the street.


Race Day Schedule

  • 6:30-7:30 am: Check-in and Race Day Registration
  • 7:45 am: 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk
  • 8:00 am: 5k Run/Walk: 
  • 9:00 am Awards- after 5k is finished

Awards will be given for all age groups. Finisher's medals are available for all participants  under age 14, and adults, as supplies last. Cash awards for top 3 finishers, male and female as well as master's top finisher, male and female.

Runners and Walkers are encouraged at both events.

We encourage you to form a team of at least 4 and save even more on preregistration. Preregistered participants in a team of 4 will be $15 each. 

There is a maximum charge of $60 for families (2 adults and children) who preregister.  You can choose these discounted options by going directly to our website

Organised by

Methodist Home

100 Mill Creek Rd, Americus

Phone: 2299383916