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Riverside race to raise funds for military scholarships

Editor's note: The race has been postponed to Feb. 5, because of the winter storm watch Friday night and Saturday.

Runners looking to qualify for next summer’s Peachtree Road Race may qualify by hitting the pavement at Riverside Military Academy in Gainesville.

Jordan’s Run for Riverside 5K is an out and back 5-kilometer and 1-mile fun run on a USATF certified course.

In addition to qualifying for a future race in Atlanta, the run will raise funds for scholarships at the military school.

The race will begin at 9:30 a.m. Jan. 7 at 2001 Riverside Drive in Gainesville.

Registration costs $20 in advance registration at or Race-day registration costs $35. Long-sleeve T-shirts are guaranteed to pre-registered runners.

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