Team Launch June 1
The first qualifying race has been completed. Qualifying ARR members will be contacted and the official racing team will be announced soon! Stay tuned for more information
Qualifying races for 2021: Marigold 8k, Milledge Mile, and AthHalf. Athens Road Runners members on race day are eligible upon running a 70% age graded time (Regional Class) or place in top 3 male and female, overall master male & female, or overall grand masters male & female.
Team members will receive a team singlet, one-on-one coaching and speed workouts with ARR Coach Al Jeffers. Top 3, top masters, and grand masters (M&F) will enjoy elite status and benefits of SPARC elite athlete training program. Elite status will change over at each qualifying race.
Team members are expected to commit training process, support racing team, and support road runners community at large. Members holding elite status will be expected to commit to bi-weekly SPARC program and help lead ARR track workouts.
Team members will be eligible to score points for racing team at select races, represent the club with team special jersey and merchandise, and be highlighted in running community.