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      July 27, 2019

      Saturday   7:30 AM

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      Africatown Bridge Challenge

      Due to the development of TS Barry in the Gulf, the Africatown Bridge Challenge has be postponed to July 27, 2019 - race time is 7:30 AM. How discovery of the slave ship Clotilda informs U.S. history https://video.search.yahoo.com/search/video?fr=mcafee&p=clotilda#id=1&vid=9ce67be645288860cee171b177793314&action=click Benefits: Africatown Community Garden and Marketplace    Organized by:   Africatown Community Development Corporation   Location:   Packet pick-up and race day registration will take place at the Africatown Welcome Center located on Bay Bridge Cutoff Road.   Distance:   The out and back 5K course will take participants over the Africatown Bridge twice – on the way out and on the way back. The 1 Mile course will take participants to the foot of the Africatown Bridge and back to the Africatown Welcome Center.   Registration:   Register by mail (entries should be postmarked by July 6), in person at McCoy Outdoor,  Run-N-Tri, or Fleet Feet in Mobile or Running Wild in Fairhope until noon on July 25, or online (eventbrite.com) until 12:30 PM, July 26.  Race day registration and packet pick-up will be available from 6:00 – 7:25 AM at the Africatown Welcome Center.   Awards:   5K: Top male and female, and top three male and female in age groups: 9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-75, 75+ FUN RUN:  Finishers’ ribbons                                Shirts:   To guarantee a shirt on race day, your application must be received by July 22.   Post-Race Celebration: Awards, music, and food at the celebration on the Hilltop - the Africatown Welcome Center.  Weather Disclaimer: The Africatown Bridge Challenge will take place rain or shine.  In the event of severe or dangerous weather conditions, the Africatown Community Development Corporation reserves the right to postpone the start of or to cancel the Africatown Bridge Challenge 5K and 1 Mile.  No refunds will be granted.

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