When the 16,000 runners and walkers from Atlanta's busy corporate community descend upon downtown Atlanta on Thursday, September 7, 2017 at 7 pm for the 35th annual Kaiser Permanente Corporate Run/Walk and Fitness Event, the throngs of runners and walkers will get to experience a new pre-and post race venue and new 5K route that will run past some of Atlanta's most iconic landmarks.
Hailed as the Southeast’s largest annual corporate fitness event, each year 16,000+ runners and walkers on teams representing more than 400 of Atlanta’s top companies are encouraged to train together in preparation for the 5K Run/walk that is a longstanding tradition in Atlanta's corporate community. Now in its' 35th consecutive year in Atlanta, the annual Kaiser Permanente Corporate Run/Walk 5K (3.1 mile) and “World’s Largest Office Party” will kick off at a new location at Georgia World Congress Center on September 7 at 7 p.m. Corporate fitness teams will experience a scenic new course that winds through the heart of downtown Atlanta and past some of the city’s most iconic landmarks, including Centennial Olympic Park, SkyView Atlanta, Georgia Aquarium, World of Coca-Cola, the Center for Civil & Human Rights, Phillips Arena and the new Mercedes-Benz stadium. Event highlights include live entertainment by Atlanta’s Rupert’s Orchestra, interactive demos by Atlanta’s top sports teams, an awards ceremony, hundreds of company celebrations, a captivating light show and much more.
Team captains are encouraged to sign up on behalf of their organizations and recruit, motivate and coordinate fellow employees to ensure they take full advantage of all the perks that come along with this corporate fitness program. All registered participants are encouraged to join the eight-week “Get Active Atlanta” training program that includes a free two-week membership to LA Fitness, weekly “get fit’ tips and 5K run/walk training schedules developed by Race Director Jeff Galloway.
Hundreds of Atlanta’s top companies have already secured their space at the 35th annual Kaiser Permanente Corporate 5K Run/Walk on Thursday, September 7, 2017 at 7 pm. Don’t miss the chance to inspire fun, fitness and employee camaraderie as you get fit with co-workers and network with thousands of others at the “World’s Largest Office Party!” Runners and walkers from small, mid-size or large businesses at all levels of fitness – even beginners – are invited to join in the fun!
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