Please join us Saturday, September 6, 2014, for the
21st annual
Makin' Macon Fit
Family Fitness Festival

Lafayette (Macon County), Tennessee

GPS Coordinates: 36.49799, -85.99368

 


Click here for additional photos from the 2013 Makin' Macon Fit.

 

Click here to register by mail or online.

 


Bike Tours!

 

 


5K Run!

 

 


Beautiful scenery!

 

MAKIN’ MACON FIT
FAMILY FITNESS FESTIVAL

Macon County Jr. High School
1003 Hwy. 52 Bypass East
Lafayette, Tennessee 37083

 

Lots of Activities for the Kids!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Family Fitness Festival FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

 WHO DOES IT BENEFIT? This event, supported completely by local volunteers, is designed to benefit Macon County schools and teachers. Because of the great help given by our volunteers (namely, the Macon County Rotary, MCHS Interact Club and MCJHS Junior Interact Club), we are able to take the money raised and donate it directly to our local education program. Please help us make this year’s celebration the biggest and best ever!

SPECIAL RULES FOR THE BIKE EVENTS. Everyone participating in any bike event must wear a helmet and obey all rules of the road. You must be 12 years old, or have an adult guardian to ride the 10 mile tour. You must be 16 years of age to ride the 33 mile tour without a guardian. The Jr. Bike Rodeo (ages pre-schoool through 8th grade) is on a closed course, so there will be no traffic.

THE NESTLE WATER 5K RACE AND CITIZENS BANK 3 MILE WALK. We are proud to have Nestle´ Waters as our 5K Race sponsor this year! This is a perfect first race for the new runner. Awards for overall male and female winners, plus awards two deep in 10 age categories. Citizens Bank 3 mile walk takes place at the same time as the run and is held on the same closed course.

WHAT ELSE IS THERE TO DO? Young children will enjoy playing games on inflatable bouncy tents. There are also door prizes to be given away, including bicycles. The prize drawings take place at approximately 11 a.m. All pre-registered participants will receive a much-coveted Makin’ Macon Fit t-shirt. There will be plenty of fruits and drinks available.

WHO ARE THE HOSTS OF THE EVENT? The Lafayette Rotary, MCHS Interact Club and MCJHS Junior Interact Club, the Macon County Health Council, and Macon County General Hospital. We have worked hard to make this year’s celebration the biggest and best ever!

HOW DO I GET THERE? Lafayette is less than an hour's drive from most of Middle Tennessee and Southern Kentucky.  See our maps page for directions.

From Nashville, travel to Gallatin, north to Westmoreland, then east on Highway 52 to Lafayette.

From Bowling Green, travel south to Westmoreland, TN and then east to Lafayette.

From Cookeville, exit 1-40 at Carthage, then Highway 25 west to Highway 10, then north to Lafayette.

Please see our Maps page for more information.

 

CONTACT US FOR MORE INFORMATION

Stacey Brawner (615) 666-2147, e-mail: sbrawner@mcgh.net

 

 

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