LakePoint Sports to Host Red Top Road Race Presented By Advanced Rehabilitation Physical Therapy
The inaugural 5K event will take place on the LakePoint campus on July 24
ATLANTA (June 17, 2021) – Momentum continues at LakePoint Sports, the premier youth sports destination in the country, as it grows and adds new sports verticals. LakePoint will host its inaugural 5K event, the Red Top Road Race, presented by Advanced Rehabilitation Physical Therapy. Taking place Saturday, July 24, this will be the first time LakePoint, which was recently named a Sports Business Journal’s “Sports Facility of the Year” finalist, hosts a road race.
The Red Top Road Race will be a morning event beginning at the LakePoint Champions Center and ending on the north campus. Race number pick up and day-of registration will begin at 6:30 a.m.; the race will start at 8:30 a.m. and awards will take place at 9:45 a.m.
“Our campus features scenic views of the north Georgia mountains, and I am really excited that we will be able to share it with a new audience,” said Heather Higdon, director of experiential events at LakePoint Sports. “We look forward to showcasing our state-of-the-art venues at LakePoint while creating an opportunity for competition and fun.”
The 5K course winds its way through the LakePoint campus, highlighting the north campus with scenic views and then finishing on a quick downhill. LakePoint welcomes runners, joggers and walkers of all levels to experience the brand-new race. All participants will receive an exclusive race t-shirt.
The Red Top Road Race is a new way for LakePoint to engage running enthusiasts in Georgia and the southeast. Through its new programming, involvement in the community and world-class venues, LakePoint continues to pursue innovation, connection and excellence.
For more information on the Red Top Road Race, visit LakePointSports.com.
About LakePoint Sports
LakePoint Sports is the premier youth sports destination in the country, serving athletes in more than 30 sports year-round, including baseball, basketball, volleyball, soccer, lacrosse, gymnastics and cheer. Based in the greater Atlanta area, the 1,300-acre LakePoint Sports campus features the 170,000-square-foot Champions Center with the world’s largest continuous wood floor where 12 full-court basketball games or 24 full-court volleyball games can be played at once. Additionally, the campus includes eight Major League-sized baseball fields and three multi-use fields for soccer, lacrosse, rugby and football, as well as a 10-court beach volleyball pavilion and a three-lake wakeboarding park. LakePoint Sports is the flagship campus for Prep Baseball Report (PBR) and offers live streaming and video-on-demand capabilities, serving as the global testing site for PlaySight Interactive. For more information, visit LakePointSports.com.
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