Brasstown Bald Buster 5k
IT'S JUST ONE HILL....
Georgia's Highest 5k - 30+ YEAR EVENT
april 29, 2023 | BRASSTOWN BALD, GA
Kateryna Moisyeyeva 29:09
Jonathan ziesmer 22:37
3.1 Miles | 1700ft of climb
Paved road, from the bottom to the top of Brasstown Bald, the highest peak in Georgia!
There are many amazing sights to see at Brasstown Bald! Vistitor Center and restrooms are open seasonally. Please use caution - runners are on road
Georgia's HIGHEST 5k! Can you make it to the top?! Come see if you have what it takes to run 1700 ft gain in 3.1 miles on this scenic point to point road course to the top of Georgia's highest mountain - Brasstown Bald! This iconic race has been happening now for over 30 years!
The official course record is held by Adam Pinkston, who now lives in Asheville, with a lightning fast time of 24:40. This was set in the 1990s and he ran a 14 minute track 5k the weeks leading into this race. Wow! Though some have come close, his record has stood for over 30 years... WILL IT EVER BE BROKEN?