The Peachtree 50
 

Celebrating the AJC Peachtree Road Race

50 years. 50 weeks. 50 stories.

 
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Media Memories

By Jay Holder

Taking a walk down memory lane with some of the media personalities and broadcasters who have worked on July 4 at the Peachtree

 
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The Volunteers Did That?

By Brantley Sherrer

A look at some of the odd jobs the Peachtree’s volunteers have taken on over the years.

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A Southern Girl with a Purpose

By Amby Burfoot

The life and legacy of the Peachtree’s first female champion: Gayle Barron

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The Peachtree, Junior

By Barbara Huebner

Looking back on the founding and evolution of the Anthem Peachtree Junior.

 

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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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