Swift Cantrell Classic 5K

Walk, run and have fun at the first annual Swift-Cantrell Classic on Saturday, May 7, 2011 at 7:30am in downtown Kennesaw. The run is billed as “a Mother’s Day race for more play space” and is a 5K run to benefit the Swift Cantrell Foundation. 100% of the sponsorships and proceeds will go to capital improvements for Swift Cantrell Park. Participants can run or walk in the 5K (3.1 miles) or participate in the 1 mile kids fun run or 1 mile family fun walk.

After the race, race participants can enjoy a free pancake breakfast and awards ceremony. The awards ceremony features awards for overall champions in running divisions as well as winners in age brackets and door prizes.

$25 for the 5k race and a shirt
$25 for the 1 mile fun run and a shirt


  • Online at active.com
  • In person at any Big Peach Running Company Location
  • By mail (postmarked by April 25, 2011) sent to 2847 South Main Street Kennesaw, GA 30144

Race Day Registration:
$30 for the 5k (and a shirt if available) between 6am and 7:15am.

Race Route:
The race begins at Kennesaw First Baptist Church and travels down Main Street, then to Swift Cantrell Park, then back on Main Street to downtown Kennesaw.

Parking is available in downtown Kennesaw as well as Kennesaw First Baptist Church and the Depot parking lot.

For more information, please call (770) 429-9733.


    • Hi Nida,

      Thanks for your comment. This article was written for the 2010 race and had not yet been updated. In 2011, the race is on Saturday May 7th, 2011. We have updated this article with the new information for 2011.


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