CAMP TOCCOA at Currahee D-DAY WEEKEND
JUNE 4TH & 5TH 2021
JOIN US NEXT YEAR JUNE 3 & 4 2022!
FRIDAY, JUNE 4TH BANQUET
Guest Speaker "Rosie the Riveter" (Carol Cain)
Tickets: $50 per person / $500 for a table for 8
Proceeds benefit Camp Toccoa at Currahee for current, upcoming projects and on-going operations.
"Described as sweet as a Georgia peach, as spicy as jambalaya, effervescent as Red Bull".
RAFFLE TO WIN THIS QUILT
See it for yourself! The quilt is currently on display at the Gift Shop.
Handcrafted and donated by Laurie Markusen
Created out of event shirts from previous Currahee Mountain Run/Walks
60" x 64". Will fit a single or full size bed
Drawing to take place at the Banquet on June 4th
Get tickets! 1 for $20 OR 6 for $100.
AS OF THIS POINT IN TIME, RAFFLE TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE AT THE BANQUET FOR BANQUET TICKET HOLDERS
Saturday, June 5th
10K RUN / MEMORIAL WALK
7AM CHECK-IN & REGISTRATION
D-Day is the perfect time to honor the soldiers who trained at Camp Toccoa and all veterans who jumped at Normandy on June 6, 1944. The 10K Run and Memorial Walk will take you in the footsteps of the 18,000 who trained on Currahee Mountain during WWII.
Awards: Only for the 10K. Overall Male/Female, Overall Masters Male/Female and the top three (3) finishers in each age group: 10 & Under, 11-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70-79, 80 & older.
Timing and Results: Finish line management and results provided by Classic Race Services with results posted to: www.classiconestop.com,
Shirts and Goodies: Are guaranteed to those who register by 5/19/21. Those who register after that date and on race day are not guaranteed a shirt or size. A limited number will be available on race day and given on a first come first serve basis. There will be plenty of refreshments.
Course: The course is part paved but mostly dirt roads that go to the top of Currahee Mountain. It is a tough and hilly course.
Series Affiliation: The race is part of the 2021 Black Bag Race Series.
Proceeds: All proceeds from the events will be used for the Camp Toccoa at Currahee Project to preserve the Legacy of Leadership exemplified by the men who trained there. Thank you for supporting the event and celebrating the Greatest Generation!
More Info: In case of rain, the races will go on. Delay of the start may happen in case of severe weather in the area at race time. If severe weather continues, then the race director or local authorities may make the call to cancel the race at that time. Sorry, no refunds.
COVID PRECAUTIONS: If the State of Georgia is still under COVID group restrictions on race day, the following guidelines will be followed. Race will begin in waves of 50 participants starting at 8:00 a.m. with 5 minutes between waves. Race will be chip timed. Social distancing is encouraged, and masks are required when not running.
To pre-register with a check, print out and mail-in the PDF form below. Registration must reach us by 5/19/2021 to guarantee the shirt.
GEORGIA MOUNTAIN SHOOTING ASSOCIATION
1ST FRANKLIN FINANCIAL
CLEVELAND VETERINARY HOSPITAL
TOCCOA VFW 4346 and AUXILLIARY
HAMMOCK REALTY NORTH GEORGIA
To become a sponsor, please download our sponsorship form. Kindly return by May 1, 2021
Other ways to support Camp Toccoa
1. Making a donation in the amount of your choosing (donation) Check or credit card accepted. OR
2. Perhaps consider supporting the restoration of a C-47 airplane -- an integral piece of equipment that helped the Allies win WWII
3. OR purchase the 75th Anniversary Challenge Coin for yourself or to give as gifts.
Thank you for your support!
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