Tue, Mar 15, 2016
8:30AM - 11:00AM

2016 Tour deCatur Road Race


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The Tour deCatur, now in its 14th year, gives participants the opportunity to run a 5k road race and/or a 1-mile fun run through neighborhoods of Decatur. This event started as a grassroots fundraiser for the Decatur Education Foundation and has grown into a community wide tradition with over 2700 participants. One registration fee allows participation in any of the events -  5k, 1 mile or Tot Trot. Funds raised by this event support the children and youth of Decatur by providing educational and enrichment opportunities.

  • 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk: 8:30am
  • 5K Road Race/Walk: 9:00am
  • Tot Trot (age 4 and under): 10am


Click HERE for a map of this year's 5k route (this is an approximation - start and finish will be determined by measuring the course)

The Tour deCatur benefits the Decatur Education Foundation

Staging Area: Decatur High School located at 310 N. McDonough Street, Decatur, GA 30030. Parking available in the Decatur High upper lot off E. College Avenue or at Agnes Scott College.

We offer start and finish chip timing for the 5k! (NOTE: age category prizes will be awarded based on clock time not chip time)

Event will be held rain or shine and will only be cancelled due to severe conditions which would make the route unsafe.  NO refunds will be issued.

Tour deCatur is a qualifying run/walk event in the Team Decatur Grand Slam Fitness Challenge

* Early registration pricing ends after February 21 and T-shirts are NOT guaranteed for people registering after February 21. 

Not interested in running but don't want to miss this great event?   Volunteer for the race - sign up HERE!

Click here for Important pre-race information 

Race number and t-shirt pick up will take place THURSDAY, March 10 from 4-7pm at Fleet Feet Decatur, 431 W. Ponce de Leon Avenue. You can park in the 1st Christian Church parking lot across from the Post Office or on the street in front of the toddler park just down from Fleet Feet.

Race number and T-shirt pick up will take place FRIDAY, March 11 from 4:30-7:30pm at the Tour deCatur EXPO at Ebster Recreation Center, 404 W. Trinity Place, Decatur, GA 30030. Students from City Schools of Decatur won't want to miss the chance to see their favorite teachers take a pie in the face at the EXPO. See schedule below:

Clairemont - 4:30

Oakhurst - 5:00

Winnona Park - 5:30

Westchester - 6:00

Glennwood - 6:30

F.AVE - 7:00

We strongly recommend that you pick up your number in advance at either Fleet Feet or at the Tour EXPO.  

Additional pre-race information will be sent out the week prior to the race.

Decatur Education Foundation

Organizer of 2016 Tour deCatur Road Race
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