The Peachtree 50

Celebrating the AJC Peachtree Road Race

50 years. 50 weeks. 50 stories.


The Final Chapter

By Marcus Budline

Wrapping up the Peachtree 50 with a look back at some of our favorite stories.


Memories from the Original 110

By Jay Holder

What that first Peachtree Road Race was really like.


Galloway’s Methods at the Peachtree

By Amby Burfoot

The first man across the line at the 1970 edition of the Peachtree was a man now well-known across the world: Jeff Galloway.


Peachtree’s Papa

By Terry Banker and Jack McFarland

The life and legacy of Dr. Tim Singleton


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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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