Date: Saturday, February 8, 2020 5k begins at 8:30 am.   The 1 Mile Fun Run begins at 9:30 am

Place: Brenau Loop (x2) – 528 Prior Street, Gainesville, GA 30501

Time: 5K 8:30 am start
Fun Run: 9:30 am start
Beneficiary: Edmondson Telford Child Advocacy Center

Entry Fees:
All 5K Entry $30
5K registered participants by January 24th, 2020 – guaranteed race shirts.

All Fun Run 12 and under race FREE

Early Packet Pick Up:

Gainesville Dick’s Sporting Goods
Race packet pick-up at Dick’s Sporting Goods is on: Friday, Feb 7th at 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm.


Top Overall Male and Female
1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place Awards to
Male/Female in the following age groups:
9 & under; 10-14; 15-19; 20-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55+


By Mail- Send entry forms by Jan 24th, 2020 and make checks payable to:
P.O. Box 7062
Gainesville, GA 30504

Race T-shirts guaranteed to participants registered by Jan 24th, 2020 – Register Now!! Embrace Reg Form 2020

All proceeds benefit the Edmondson Telford Child Advocacy Center — a children’s advocacy center serving Hall & Dawson.

2020 Embrace Race Sponsors

Thank you so much to all of our sponsors this year! It is encouraging to see so many businesses in our community ready to race against child abuse!


GTO 2000 Logistics & ProCare RX


Dick's Sporting Goods, JGS Resources, Peoples Bank & Trust, ProCare RX


America's Home Place, Burns & Herring LLC, Capstone Property Group, Dario Perla, Elevation Fitness, Longstreet Clinic, Peach State Bank & Trust, Publix, Quik Trip, Sheriff Gerald Couch, Sonic, United Community Bank


Atlanta Rehabilitation & Performance Center, Gainesville Flooring, Gainesville Physical Therapy, Gibson Dental Designs, JGeyer Advertising, Locos Grill & Pub, Patrick Toms DMD, Ret. Chief Carol Martin, The Honeybaked Ham Company, The Piedmont Group of Atlanta/Dan Whigham & Joseph Yi, The Simpson Company


Blue Fin, Edward Jones/Beth Baldwin, Home Depot, Hop's Kitchen, House Dressing Interiors, Inn Between Deli, Mark Moore DMD, Parks Lumber Company, Recess/Yellow Fin, The Ship Station, Three D Cleaners, II Shae Salon, 63rd & Eliot