Spartan Race – Atlanta Sprint
13 April 2019
Sprint distance - 3+ miles & 20-23 Obstacles Lake Lanier Islands is a small group of islands on Lake Lanier, the largest lake in Georgia, featuring 1,100 scenic acres of terrain. The lake itself encompasses 38,000 acres or 59 square miles of water, and 692 miles. This venue is beckoning to Spartan races around the country to come put themselves to the test. Located on the shores of Lake Sidney Lanier, there will be plenty of water to trek through on this course. Keep in mind: when theres lots of water, mud is a sure thing.
By buying this ticket, you are purchasing an official Lets Do This pass to use with Spartan. You will receive final instructions on how to register for your chosen event in your confirmation.Please note – there will be a $20 additional charge for insurance, as well as a processing fee (10.5% of registration) once you have applied your code at the Spartan Checkout.
3+ miles20-23Obstacles40 minutes Fastest TimeThe Sprint may be our shortest distance race, but it’s still a favorite amongst both new and returning racers. It’s the perfect distance for those looking to start their Spartan journey. The Sprint also allows returning racers a manageable distance to see how far they can push themselves. Delivering 20-23 obstacles over 3-5 miles, you’ll never run the same race twice. Once you complete the sprint you are 1/3 on your Spartan TRIFECTA: The ultimate Spartan achievement.
Race Schedule7:30am Elite Men7:45am Elite Women8:00am – 8:30am Age Group Start Times8:45am – 12:00pm Morning Start Times12:15pm Afternoon Start Times BeginLast Heat Time: TBD (will be posted here 10 days prior to event day)Waves of 250+ racers will be released every 15 minutes.YOUR exact start time in the group you registered for will be posted under the Race Day tab a few days prior to the events date.
There’s no dress code, but you’ll be running in mud and water, climbing hills and mountains, under barbed wire and jumping fire.Our elites recommend: performance gear (NOT COTTON), water packs, compression underwear, Clif bars and energy gel. Visit shop.spartan.com to gear up for your race.Advice from experience: is to race in what you train in – new shoes on race day are NOT recommended.
SPECTATORS: BRING YOUR FRIENDS AND FAMILY (YOUR BIGGEST FANS)Bring your friends and family to the race to watch you conquer obstacles, dominate the finish line and receive your medal!Racers, your fans will motivate you over the wall and past the finish line. You wouldn’t believe how far a cheering section will go when you’re exhausted. Your fans will also enjoy music, raffles, entertainment, and festival challenges.Most importantly, fans will receive a front row seat to watch racers from a safe, comfortable, and relatively mud-less (no promises) Spartan Race festival ground area! And, when it’s over, they receive muddy hugs from thrilled Spartan athletes. After all, what’s a sport without fans?Cost: $20 Online until Friday prior to the Event. $25 on site (Cash Only).As a Spartan Race spectator, you’ll get: $5 Spartan bucks redeemable at the merchandise tent, a festival map, access to view multiple key obstacles on the course, finish line viewing, the vendor tents, and hot food for sale on the grounds!For detailed spectator information, please see: The Spartan Race Spectator Guide.
INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING?As a Spartan Race volunteer, you will help our racers and spectators to have an epic race day. A big AROO for all our volunteers as you will have a unique race experience in all that is Spartan! Come join us!https://www.spartan.com/en/race/detail/4440/volunteers
Finishers Receive For Super and Sprint DistanceBadass Sprint Finishers Medal (personalize it with our partner site, SpartanTab)A trifecta medal wedge piece (run a Super and Beast to collect your remaining two pieces!)Free beerSprint Finisher t-shirt (your other one should be pretty dirty)Free Professional Photos (to frame and flaunt)Bananas at the finish lineCold can of FitAIDBODYARMOR Sports Drink or Hydration WaterBragging rightsWhat To BringYour IDWaiverTowel & extra (dry) clothesRecommended: Headlamp and CamelbackWhat Not To Bring:Outside food and drink (racers, fuel for the race is OK)Your petsNegative AttitudePhotosProfessional event day photos will be posted on the event page 5-7 days after the event, FREE OF CHARGE! We’ll email you when your photos are ready!