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Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center’s Loran Smith Center for Cancer Support has postponed its annual In Their Shoes 10K to Saturday, May 23 from 6:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Register today to honor and remember friends and family who have experienced cancer!

Registration

Registration is available at the following levels:

  • Cancer survivor: $25
  • Runner or walker: $40
  • Piedmont Athens Regional employee: $30
  • Virtual participant/online fundraiser: $25

Online registration closes Friday, May 15 at 5 p.m. Participants can register the day of the race. Race day registration is $45 for all participants.

Athens In Their Shoes 2019 Group Shot of Runners

Course Route

The race will start and finish at the Loran Smith Center for Cancer Support. Free parking will be available in the Medical Services Building parking lot for all In Their Shoes participants and volunteers. For the safety of all participants, no dogs or strollers are permitted on the course.

Loran Smith Center for Cancer Support
240 Talmadge Drive 
Athens, GA 30606 
Directions to Loran Smith Center for Cancer Support
View the Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center Campus Map

Athens In Their Shoes 2019 Kathy and Al

Packet Pick-up and Race Day Schedule

Runners and walkers are encouraged to pick up their race packet early on the following days at these locations:

Packet Pick-up - Thursday, May 21 from 4 to 7 p.m.

Phil Hughes Honda
3200 Atlanta Highway 
Athens, GA 30606
Directions to Phil Hughes Honda

Packet Pick-up - Friday, May 22 from 2 to 6 p.m.

Loran Smith Center for Cancer Support
240 Talmadge Drive 
Athens, GA 30606 
Directions to Loran Smith Center for Cancer Support

Race Day Schedule - Saturday, May 23

  • Race Day Registration and Packet Pick-up: 6:30-7:30 a.m.
  • In Their Shoes Opening Ceremony: 7:30-8 a.m.
  • Start of Race: 8 a.m.
  • Awards Ceremony: 9:30 a.m.
  • In Their Shoes After Party: 9-11:30 a.m. - Catering provided by Waffle House

Athens In Their Shoes 2019 Red Shirt Group Shot

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer opportunities for this event are also available.

Register as an individual and select volunteer from the list of participant types, and choose your preferred volunteer location.

Contact Tammy Gilland at Tammy.Gilland@piedmont.org or 706.475.7025 for any volunteer questions.

Individual and Team Donations

We will recognize our top three fundraising individuals and top fundraising team. The deadline to make team and individual donations is Friday, May 15 at 5 p.m. We will continue to accept donations after this time, but they will not be counted in the top fundraising totals announced on race day. 

Thank you for your generous support of In Their Shoes!

Athens In Their Shoes 2019 Pink Shirt Group Shot

About The Loran Smith Center for Cancer Support 

100% of the donations stay local and benefit the Loran Smith Center for Cancer Support at Piedmont Athens Regional. We want to thank more than 400 runners and walkers who helped raise over $70,000 for the Loran Smith Center for Cancer Support during the 2019 In Their Shoes 10K!

The Loran Smith Center for Cancer Support offers cancer patients compassion, support and insight from other patients and medical professionals. Available services include support groups, educational workshops, individual and group counseling, exercise classes, complementary therapies, and a library. The center also provides emotional and spiritual support to cancer patients, their families and caregivers before, during and after treatment.