Event Info

American Legion Freedom Run

Event Date: April 27, 2024
On-line Registration: https://runsignup.com/Race/TN/Athens/AmericanLegionFreedomRun
Description:

5K race on the Eureka Trail in Athens, TN

Eureka Trail located at 1400 E Madison Avenue Athens TN 37303

From downtown Athens - from Green Street turn into Eastanalee Ave (TN Hwy 307). Go 1.4 miles. Parking is on the left.

From Exit 52 (Athens/Mt Verd) onto TN Hwy 305 S towards Athens - go 3.2 miles - turn left onto Tellico Avenue (CR 378) go 1.2 miles. Turn right onto CR 307. Go .4 miles. Parking lot is on the right

Eureka Trailhead 1400 Madison Avenue Athens, TN  The Eureka Trail is a crushed stone trail that follows an old railroad bed-similar to the Virginia Creeper trail.

Parking   Eureka Trailhead parking area between Adient & E&E Manufacturing

Race starts at 9 AM Packet Pickup Day of Race  7:30 to 8:45  AM

Proceeds support the projects of American Legion Post #68 in Athens, TN: Reconnect Suicide Prevention Program, Children's Patriotism Education, Assistance To Veterans in Need, Sponsor July 4th Community Celebration, and other Veteran's Programs.