Cherry Blossom Road Race 5K & Quarter Marathon
benefitting Ronald McDonald House Charities

Saturday, March 18, 2023
5K (3.1 miles) and Quarter Marathon (6.55 miles) begin at 8:30am
Awards following 5K and Quarter Marathon races
Virtual Option - run your race at your own time and place!
Snooze Option - just sleep in!

Howard High School, 6400 Forsyth Road, Macon, GA

  5K Quarter Marathon Virtual / Snooze
Through Mar 5 $30 $35 $25
Mar 6 - race day $35 $40 $25
Registration for CHIPPED timing ends at 10 pm, March 17.
Macon Tracks Running Club members receive a $1 discount.
Shirts guaranteed ONLY to those who register by March 7th.
Virtual/snooze runners will receive a tech shirt by mail; postage is included in fee.
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Registration fee is non-refundable.

Event Information

Who: YOU! And your friends and family! All levels of fitness and ability are welcome.

What: 5K/Quarter Marathon + Virtual & Snooze Options

When: Saturday, March 18th. Packet pick up opens at 7:30am. ALL races begin at 8:30am.

Where: Howard High School, 6400 Forsyth Road, Macon, GA

Why: We are celebrating over 20 years of providing care, comfort and hope for families of children receiving medical treatment in Central Georgia. Proceeds help us continue Keeping Families Close.

How: We will have chip timing for a ROLLING start and finish in order to enable social distancing. Registration for CHIPPED timing ends at 10 pm, March 17. (registrations after that time on-line and day of will not be chipped, nor eligible for prizes)

Awards: 5K & Quarter Marathon awards will be given to the top two finishers in each classification (M & F): overall, age groups, and top Masters (40+, 50+, 60+). Virtual participants are not eligible for awards.

First 150 Quarter Marathon participants will receive a Finisher's Medal.

Pre-Race Packet Pickup/Registration: Pre-race packet pick up and in person registration is available Thursday, March 16th, from noon to 6 pm and Friday, March 17th, from 9 am to 6 pm at The Ronald McDonald House, 1160 Forsyth Street in Macon.

For More Information
Visit our website at or contact Christen McCommon at 478.746.4090 or

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