The Peachtree 50

Celebrating the AJC Peachtree Road Race

50 years. 50 weeks. 50 stories.


Finding a Valentine at the Peachtree

By Natalie Cabanas

True love makes its way down Peachtree


An American Love Story at the Peachtree

By Jay Holder

A truly American love story earns another chapter each year at the Peachtree


Hawthorne Wesley: An Atlanta Track Club Original

By Jay Holder

Profiling a founding member of Atlanta Track Club and his integral role in the Peachtree


The Lost Peachtree Photo Album

By Barbara Huebner

One man’s trash is another Club’s Peachtree treasure


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You can start preparing for the 50th Peachtree by checking out the AJC Peachtree Road Race website at Learn about registration, the expo and more. 


Each Thursday, you'll find a new story on this site examining the history, legacy and impact of this quintessential Atlanta tradition. To learn more about the project, click below.


There's only one way to guarantee your entry for the 50th AJC Peachtree Road Race: By becoming an Atlanta Track Club member. Join today and you'll get 18 months of membership for just $35.  


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