about the race

The Jim Ellis Kia Lutzie 43 Road Race features a 5K race and one mile kids’ fun run will start and finish at Lassiter High School in Marietta, Georgia.

Event Address

2601 Shallowford Rd
Marietta, Ga 30066


1062 Johnson Ferry Rd
Marietta, GA 30068

Packet Pick-Up locations, dates and times will be announced soon. Packets will be available for pick up a few days prior to the race as well as the morning of race day.

Virtual Runs

Below is a list of virtual runs taking place on August 4th! If one of these is in your area, please join these runners as we all support the Lutzie 43 Foundation

Austin, TX: Auditorium Shores Park at the statue of Stevie Ray Vaughan at 8:00 AM.

Indianapolis, IN: Oak Manor Club House (16830 Oak Manor Drive, Westfield, IN) at 9:00 AM.

Miami, FL: Sunset Park, Coral Gables 8:00 AM.

Chicago / Batavia, IL: Batavia Depot museum (155 Houston St) at 7:30 AM.

Birmingham, AL: Homewood Park at 8:00 AM.

Dallas, TX: Katy Trail Ice House on Katy Trail at 10:00 AM.

Jacksonville Beach, FL: Seawalk Pavilion 7:30 AM.

If you have your own virtual run, don't forget to use the hashtag #LutzieRoadRace so we can see pictures from your run and share them on our social media!

the course

2601 Shallowford Rd, Marietta, Ga 30066

The race will start and end on Lutzie Field at Lassiter High School. The start line will open at 7:30 a.m. and participants will participate in a warm up and receive pre-race information.


Awards will be given to the top male and female runners in an overall, masters, grand masters and age group categories. We will have bounce houses for the kids and plenty of food, fluid and fun for all the runners and their families.

event schedule

  • 6:15 AM – All other Volunteers arrive
  • 6:30-7:30 AM – Registration (Gym)
  • 7:30-7:50 AM – Racers Stretch & line up
  • 8:00 AM – Race begins
  • 8:50 AM – Program/Awards
  • 9:00 AM – Kids’ Fun Run
  • 10:00 AM – Projected end time

2017 Results

View the results