The Wartrace MusicFest First Annual 5K Run/Walk in Memory of Amanda Floyd will take place on June 2, 2018. The race is in conjunction with the 14th annual Wartrace Music Fest. The 5K will begin near the Wartrace MusicFest grounds on Higgins Road (intersection of Higgins and Highway 269) in Wartrace.
The Wartrace MusicFest 5K Run/walk benefits community improvements in Wartrace with 75% designated for Wartrace Parks & Recreation
If you prefer, you can download an race application and mail it in. The form can be found here
Amanda was a beloved Wartrace native whose passion was long distance running. She died in 2013 at the age of 53 leaving four children and six grandchildren. She earned a Master of Science degree in Health Information Systems and was employed at Viam Inc. in Manchester as a computer systems analyst. Amanda’s favorite runs included the Tennessee State Park Running Tour, the Moon Pie 10 mile run in Bell Buckle; the Flying Monkey Marathon; the Oak Barrel half marathon, and the Nashville Country Music Marathon.