The Peachtree 50
 

Celebrating the AJC Peachtree Road Race

50 years. 50 weeks. 50 stories.

 
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First-Name Basis

By Barbara Huebner

Taking a look at the first-name-only female legends who are among the winningest winners in the AJC Peachtree Road Race’s history.

 
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The Year the Peachtree Grew Up

By Jay Holder

The story of the 1977 AJC Peachtree Road Race.

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The Most Masterful Men

By Amby Burfoot

Taking a look at the winningest winners on the men’s side of AJC Peachtree Road Race history.

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The Gateway Race

By Marcus Budline

How the Peachtree turned Randy Shreiner from someone who never ran into a 5K fanatic.

 

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

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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.

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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.  

 

Get excited for the 50th with a look back on the 49th

 
 

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