A community fitness event presented by Sports DeKalb, XFINITY, Atlanta Eats and organized by IWeLife – DEKALB COUNTY, GA.
Experience the Pho, the fun and the run of the second annual Buford Highway International Half-marathon presented by Sports DeKalb on Oct 1, 2017. This multi-course event, organized by fitness event pros IWeLife, is a highlight of the Atlanta running year. Participants have the choice of a half-marathon course, a 10K, 5K or 2 mile stroll. New this year is the option to bike the half-marathon course. Ten local charity partners have returned to team with BuHi Half to raise awareness and receive a portion of proceeds from the race. Set through the heart of the Buford Highway corridor, the post-race agenda includes tastings from BuHi kitchens, raffles and entertainment.
The BuHi International Half-Marathon begins at 7 a.m. with headquarters at Plaza Fiesta, 4166 Buford Hwy, NE, Atlanta, GA 30345. Online registration, course maps and event details are available at http://www.buhihalf.com/. Race entry fees range from $60 (half-marathon relay team) to FREE (2 mile stroll). “Our goal is to create an event that will showcase one of the most unique areas of DeKalb County,” says iWeLife Event Director Sean Pfister, “The course, the sponsors and restaurants all reside in Brookhaven and Chamblee. We are working with We Love BuHi and Sports Dekalb to create a positive economic impact and generate a lot of excitement about community fitness and the amazing food of BuHi.”
IWeLife is an Atlanta based fitness event company with a mission of creating events that matter while actively engaging partners through strategic planning, program production and event promotion.