A host of options are available for anyone seeking to ramp up their healthy lifestyle. Get on the Atlanta BeltLine and participate in an event in the running series, a fitness class, or any of myriad of options offered year-round.
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Fitness for Free? Yes, Please!
We offer an array of free classes for every level of fitness. It doesn’t matter if you are just starting out, or you’re already a fitness aficionado; there are great classes to serve your needs and allow you to meet others that share your passion for the Atlanta BeltLine and a healthy lifestyle. Learn more about Atlanta BeltLine Fitness Classes.
On Your Marks! Get Set …
The Atlanta BeltLine is tailor-made for friendly neighborhood races. The races are for all ages and skill levels, and they provide an opportunity to see new segments of the Atlanta BeltLine, set fitness goals, and snag a groovy t-shirt! Learn more about the Atlanta BeltLine Run.Walk.Go! Race Series.
Enjoy Free Fitness Classes on the BeltLine!
Grab your neighbors and get out to the Atlanta BeltLine for some exciting, FREE new classes at Atlanta’s hottest new parks and trails! There’s something for everyone, so if this is your first class or your 50th, don’t miss out on this fun new way to enjoy time with your community.
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Fitness Class Descriptions
We are proud to offer the community a wide array of health and fitness class options. Explore class descriptions below and to view classes currently being offered visit our class schedule. (Note: not all classes below are offered each quarter)
|Aerobics||Energizing sixty-minute workout for all ages.|
|Arboretum Walking Tour||1.5 hour tour highlighting horticultural features of the Eastside Trail. Register at beltline.org/tours.|
|Bike Tour||3-hour ride with educational stops. Register at beltline.org/tours.|
|Basic Mountain Biking||Two-hour off-road biking class for beginners along the Westside Trail.|
|How to Ride a Bike for Adults||Four-hour introductory bike riding course for adults.|
|How to Ride a Bike for Kids||Two-hour introductory bike riding course for children.|
|ElliptiGO||One-hour ride featuring rides on the cool, new ElliptiGO “mobile elliptical|
|Fitness Monitor Basics||Meet with technical experts to learn more about Fitness Technology components and their use and functionality in your excersie and fitness routine.|
|Hiking with Dogs||Learn about the basics of hiking with dogs. This class will help you plan a successful hike for you and your canine companion.|
|Introduction to FitWit||Sixty minute boot camp style workout.|
|Sunrise/Sunset Hike||See beautiful vistas on the Eastside and Westside during a casual two-hour hike.|
|Pink Barre Fitness Class||A barre-based total body workout that combines key elements of Pilates, isometric strength training, yoga, and ballet.|
|Play Day!||Kids and adults can play dozens of different sports – no experience required.|
|Group Run||Get ready for upcoming Atlanta BeltLine Running Series races and preview the courses.|
|Run Club||Group runs ranging from 2-4 miles, followed by socializing.|
|Skateboarding Class Beginner Sponsored by Coca-Cola||Sponsored by Coca-Cola: A one hour class with expert instructors. Topics include: Learning to balance, the stance and your first turns|
|Nutrition Walk||One-hour walk with a certified dietician to learn about healthy eating while you exercise.|
|Walk with a Doc||Activities include 20-minute walk, children’s playground, nature exploration, and lesson on outdoor exercise equipment.|
|Walk with a Doc:||1.5-hour walk and talk with a Piedmont doctor. Ask questions while taking steps toward better health.|
|West End Walking Tour||2-hour cultural tour of Atlanta’s oldest neighborhood.|
|Trail Yoga||One-hour combination of hiking/jogging and yoga.|
|Yoga||60-minute relaxing yet challenging yoga class with core exercises incorporated as well. All fitness levels are welcome. Bring a yoga mat or towel. No prior yoga experience needed!|
Fitness Class Schedule
Classes currently being offered from July - September 2016.
Register for the Atlanta BeltLine Run.Walk.Go! Race Series
Now in its 6th year, the 2016 Atlanta BeltLine Run.Walk.Go! Race Series is the perfect chance to explore various trail segments and stay active. Check out the latest developments along the Atlanta BeltLine, snag an awesome t-shirt, and burn a few calories - runners, walkers, strollers, and dogs are welcome!
Race Schedule & Past Race Results
The 2016 Atlanta BeltLine Run.Walk.Go! Race Series will consist of our two most popular races – the Westside 5K on July 16th and the Eastside 10K on December 3rd.
|Atlanta BeltLine Eastside 10K||A run/walk showcasing the new Eastside Trail which winds through Inman Park, Midtown, Old Fourth Ward, Poncey Highland, and Virginia Highland.||December 03, 2016||Stoveworks, 112 Krog St NE, Atlanta, GA 30307|
|Atlanta BeltLine Westside 5K||This event takes participants through the oldest neighborhood in Atlanta – West End. It also travels on the original segment of the Atlanta BeltLine – the West End Trail, before continuing through Westview.||July 16, 2016||West End Park, 1111 Oak St SW, Atlanta, GA 30310|
|2015 Eastside 10K||A run/walk showcasing the new Eastside Trail which winds through Inman Park, Midtown, Old Fourth Ward, Poncey Highland, and Virginia Highland.||December 05, 2015||Stoveworks
112 Krog Street NE, Atlanta, GA, 30307, United States
|2015 Southeast 8K||A run/walk South of Grant Park. Starting and ending in the Atlanta BeltLine’s Boulevard Crossing Park in Chosewood Park, this route takes runners and walkers through the beautiful new D.H. Stanton Park||September 26, 2015||500 Englewood Ave., Atlanta, GA, 30315, United States|
|2015 Southwest 5K||A scenic run/walk along the through the historic West End and Westview neighborhoods.||July 11, 2015||Gordon White Park
1350 Ralph David Abernathy Blvd SW, Atlanta, GA, 30310, United States
|2015 Northside 5K||A run/walk along the Atlanta BeltLine Northside Trail and through the beautiful Collier Hills, Collier Hills North, and Ardmore Park neighborhoods.||April 25, 2015||Tanyard Creek Park
460 Collier Road NW, Atlanta, GA, 30309, United States
|2014 Eastside 10K Results||The Atlanta BeltLine Eastside 10K is a run/walk showcasing the new Eastside Trail which winds through Inman Park, Midtown, Old Fourth Ward, Poncey Highland, and Virginia Highland.||December 06, 2014||Stoveworks
11 Krog St. NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
|2014 Southeast 8K Results||The Atlanta BeltLine Southeast 8K is a run/walk South of Grant Park. Starting and ending in the Atlanta BeltLine’s Boulevard Crossing Park in Chosewood Park.||September 27, 2014||500 Englewood Ave SE
Atlanta, GA 30315
|2014 Southwest 5K Results||The Atlanta BeltLine Southwest 5K is a Run/Walk along the Atlanta BeltLine Southwest Trail and through the historic West End and Westview neighborhoods.||July 12, 2014||Gordon White Park
1350 Ralph David Abernathy Blvd SW
Atlanta, GA, 30310
|2014 Northside 5K Results||The Atlanta BeltLine Northside 5K is a run/walk along the Atlanta BeltLine Northside Trail and through the beautiful Collier Hills, Collier Hills North, and Ardmore Park neighborhoods.||April 26, 2014||Tanyard Creek Park
460 Collier Road, NW
Atlanta, GA 30309
|2013 Eastside 10K||A Peachtree qualifying event and a whole lot of fun, the Atlanta BeltLine Eastside 10k run/walk showcases the new Eastside Trail through Inman Park, Midtown, Old Fourth Ward, Poncey Highland, and Virginia Highland.||December 07, 2013||Stoveworks
112 Krog Street Northeast
Atlanta, GA 30307
Westside 5K Road Race
Please Note: Online race registration closes at 12 Noon, Wednesday, July 13, 2016. After Noon on Wednesday you can register at West Stride, 3517 Northside Pkwy, NW, Atlanta, 30327. Onsite registration will also be available but once online registration closes the cost goes up to $40 so save $5 and register online today! If you choose to register onsite, please be at the park no later than 6:30 am to complete the registration process.
Be sure to mark your calendars and follow us on our Run.Walk.Go! Facebook page for more updates.
Check out the 2016 Westside 5K course map.
Here’s a map that shows places where you’re likely to find on-street parking if you’re driving to this year’s Westside 5K. We strongly recommend you walk, bike, carpool or take MARTA to the Westside 5K. The Marta #67-West End route has two stops adjacent to West End Park at the corner of Lucile Ave & Dargan Pl (from West End station) and Lucile Ave & Lawton St. (to West End station).
Check out the 2016 Atlanta BeltLine Westside 5K race tee. Thanks so much to The Icebox for the awesome logo design!
The top three overall male and female finishers will receive medals that look like this:
The top three male and female finishers in each age category will receive this awesome car magnet!
The Top Individual Fundraiser (raising $250 or more) will receive a Retrospec Fixie bike from Mountain High Outfitters.
Each member of our Largest Team will receive this awesome race towel courtesy of Icebox, the place for Cool Stuff.
The winners of the Top Fundraising Team will receive a goody bag with these awesome items in it, donated by Alternative Apparel.
And the lucky members of our Fastest Fundraising Team (lowest combined total race time for all team members) will win a free Kangoo Power Class from Kangoo Club Atlanta. Burn up to 20 calories per minute while reducing up to 80% of impact when you work out in Kangoo Jumps rebound shoes.