Hot Fun in the Summer Sun 5K

Saturday 28th July 2018

Ozone Billiards: 890 Cobb Pl Blvd NW #100, Kennesaw, United States

Running, Distance running, 5K


It’s summer…It's hot…and we've got something fun to break up the day to day.  We're heading over to Ozone Billiards in Kennesaw for a great morning 5K.  

Over the top shirts & awards will round out a great morning.  The 5K starts at 8:00 am, and we'll have chip timing and awards for the top 3 overall male & female, the top 3 overall master's male & female, as well as the top 3 in all of the usual 5 year age groups (10 & Under - 75+)

Event details and schedule

Check out the Video From 2016


We've hooked up with KAWW Productions to make some great event videos...Here's the one from 2016




Virtual 5K


Can't make it out to the event site on race day? 

Still want to participate and have a shot at an award?

or maybe you saw the shirt and said:  "Sweet...I want one!"

Then the virtual race is for you.

Here's how it works:

1. Register for the Virtual division & Start Training
2. The week of the event you'll receive your bib via email
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 Keepsake Bibs; and put them in the mail.


Click here to check out the Virtual Race Page for additional Details


Timing, Awards & Goodies


We'll have 

  • Chip timing
  • Awesome running caps for all participants
  • Bottle Opener Finisher Awards
  • Great bonus backyard refreshments (non-alcoholic) 


Awards in the following catagories

  • Top 3 Overall M/F
  • Top 3 Overall Master's M/F
  • Overall Grand Master
  • Overall Senior Master
  • Top 3 in all the usual 5 year age groups 10 & Under - 75+


Entry Fee & Registration


Individual online entry

  • $30 (includes great running cap) 
  • No swag...$25 (same great hat)
  • Virtual...$30

Race day registration opens at 7:00 am 

  • $35 (includes great running cap)
  • No swag...$30 (same great hat)
  • Virtual...$30


Event Cap


The event is capped at 500 participants


Groups & Teams


Yes, you can bring your friends, so grab people you know (or don't know).  Share your morning, and score a great discount.  Groups must register at the same time to get discount, or contact Lowell@fivestarntp to coordinate other arrangements.


5+...Save 10%

11+…Save 15%

21+…Save 20%

51+…Save 25%

100+…Save 30%



Finish Line & Post Race Refreshments


We'll have music and be bringing out some great treats for the finish line refreshment table…so don't plan on rushing out.


Five Star 5K Championships & Turkey Trot


  • All participants will be eligible for free entry into the Five Star Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving Day.
  • Top finishers will earn a spot in the Five Star 5K championships to be held on 1/6/19.


Event Courtesy Policy & 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, deferments, and refunds.


Event Schedule

  • July 22 11:59 PM EDT - Deadline for Guaranteed Shirt (in your size)

  • July 28 7:00 AM EDT - Race Day Registration Opens

  • July 28 8:00 AM EDT - 5K Starts

Organised by

Five Star NTP

59 Highway 9 South, Dawsonville

Phone: 770-633-5511

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