Have some frozen fun with the whole family! Both the 5K and 1K courses are on the paved bike trails, and are 100% closed to traffic. After the race, join the fun with lots of food, our DJ playing a mix of your favorite tunes, awesome photo opportunities, and much more! Plus there may be a very special guest to start the races!..... ALL finishers in the 5K AND the 1K get a cool shirt and snowflake finisher medal! Dress as your favorite fairy tale character for a chance to win some amazing prizes! Share your love of running with YOUR little snowflake and enjoy an event the entire family can enjoy!
Run as a "single" (And mingle if you'd like!) or as a "couple" and run with that special someone - husband, wife, boyfriend, girlfriend, son/daughter, etc.! All finishers get chocolates, free entry into the post party, heart shaped finisher medals, awesome shirt and more! We even have an ordained minister on hand for those that want to renew their vows in the "chapel of love"! (Sorry just renewals only!)
Chase moonlight at the 1am start, or race sunlight at the 8am start! Or do BOTH and have some serious bragging rights! Both races finish to a tropical beach party! (including REAL palm trees!) Score pj shorts at the night race, and a matching shirt at the morning race.... and both races have unique finisher medal!
Feeling LUCKY?? Look for the Leprechaun on the 5K course. Iif you ask him, he will share a gold coin from his bag of gold! Turn the gold coin in after you cross the finish line for a chance to win cool prizes! (The 5K is also a timed race with overall and age group awards!) BEAT the Leprechaun on the 1K and win! Catch him and win a prize! (The 1K is 10 and under only, please)BOTH the 5K and 1K finishers will receive a VERY cool pot o' gold finisher medal!
Maria's Spring Fling was created in honor of our daughter Maria who was diagnosed with Epilepsy before her 3rd Birthday. Her strength convinced us to put on an endurance race for her, to help raise money for Epilepsy research. This is a timed trail run, with runners completing laps on a beautiful .65 mile loop trail. Run/walk as many laps as you can during the time you signed up for - the winners will cover the most distance in that time frame!
Glow it up BLUE and support Autism awareness! We will give you a virtual BLUE out with blue glow, blue lights and effects, and more! Add in several music stations on the course, and a huge post party, and you are sure to have a great time! There will be a an on-site pre-party starting at 6pm at the start with food trucks, a FREE game truck, music, and lots of fun! All participants get a cool shirt and blue glow necklace!
We combined two of our favorite races - The Healing Our Heroes 5K and the Loco Glo 5K, to create the Healing Our Heroes One Glo-ing Step at a time 5K - an event that the whole family can enjoy! All participants get an awesome shirt, red white and blue glow items, and super cool dog tag finisher medal! This event helps support Healing Our Heroes, an amazing organization that provides Cost-Free Neurofeedback Therapy to Our Service Men and Women!
HEAT UP THE RACE ON THESE BLAZING FAST COURSES THEN COOL OFF WITH SOME GREAT SUMMER FUN! THE POST PARTY WILL BE A BLOCK PARTY WITH MUSIC, ICE CREAM TRUCKS, A FOAM PIT AFTER THE FINISH TO PLAY IN, AND GREAT SUMMER FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY!FOR OUR LITTLE ONES, THE 1K FUN RUN IS BACK!
Want to run your FIRST Ultra? Your FASTEST Ultra? 40 laps is 26 miles - JUST SHORT of a full marathon. But..... 41 laps is technically an ultra! (41 laps is 26.65 miles, making it .43 miles longer than a full marathon!) So if you can run a marathon, you too can become an ultra runner!! We will have a killer aid station, plenty of fluids, music, and a lot of fun with family and friends! And of course finisher medals! There is also a 3 and 6 hour timed run option!
Enjoy 70's themed fun throughout, from 70's music, to special lighting and black lights, and much more! There will be yummy food trucks to handle your munchies, a "psychedelic" glow tent to take awesome photos in, and other surprises!
DRESS to IMPRESS! Take part in our costume contest and win cool prizes! So put on your best flower power outfit, or your platform shoes / go-go boots and have fun!
Can you dig it?? ALL participants get a groovy shirt, custom DISCO BALL finisher medal, and free entry into the party.The 5K is chip timed and runs on a beautiful course that passes through Etowah River Park, to Heritage Park, and back again.
Travel through time and party all night! The race starts at 150 am on the night Daylight Savings Time changes... the change happens in the middle of the run, and you will FINISH BEFORE YOU START! Enjoy an amazing light, sound and special effects show on the course then finish to the biggest post race party you have ever seen! ALL participants get our one of a kind AIP pajama pants, glow items and FREE entry into the party!
Miles for Maria was created in honor of our daughter Maria who was diagnosed with Epilepsy before her 3rd Birthday. Her strength convinced us to put on an endurance race for her, to help raise money for Epilepsy research. This is a timed trail run, with runners completing laps on a beautiful 1.4 mile loop trail. Run/walk as many laps as you can during the time you signed up for - the winners will cover the most distance in that time frame!
This is the crown jewel of the Locomotive Race Series! Long Sleeve shirts, custom finisher medals and FREE pasta party for half marathoners! Two amazing courses that both finish to a huge post party! Half Marathoners get a long sleeve shirt, FREE pasta party the night before, and custom finisher medal! 5K participants get a short sleeve shirt. BOTH courses are USATF certified! There are 8 water/powerade stops on the course as well as portojohns at the midpoint.
We mixed it up a bit again this year, and for 2018 you have to knock out 5 of the 7 races for the Series medal! The races are:
Frozen 5K Jan 13th
With or Without You 5K Feb 10th
Lucky Leprechaun 5K March 18th
Maria's Spring Fling April 7th
Summer Steamer 10K June 16th
Have a Nice Day 5K Sept 15th
Locomotive Half Marathon/5K Dec 9th