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Third Critz Race 5k/10k set for Feb. 28
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On Feb. 28, participants in the third annual Critz Race for Preservation 10K/5K in Savannah will be out walking and running in support of the Historic Savannah Foundation (HSF).

The 10K/5K race will start at 8 a.m. Feb. 28 in Forsyth Park near the Mansion on Forsyth.

The route is a certified course that leads participants through five of the eight historic districts within Savannah’s city limits.  

The entry fee before Feb. 20 is $20 for either the 10K/5K run or the 5K walk; late registration after Feb. 20 is $25.

The entry fee includes a T-shirt and refreshments.  Online registration is also available at  Online registration closes Feb. 27 at 11:59 p.m. EST,  but participants will be able to register at the event starting at 7:15 a.m.

Presented by Critz, Inc. of Savannah and organized by the Historic Savannah Foundation, the Critz Race for Preservation 10K/5K is designed to better educate the public about HSF and the multiple historic districts in our city. Additional sponsors include: Seacrest Partners, First Chatham Bank, Wachovia, Bloomquist Construction, Georgia Ports Authority, JT Turner Construction Co., Inc., Queensborough National Bank & Trust Co., The Mansion on Forsyth, Thomas & Hutton Engineering Co., Investment Performance Services, R.B. Baker Construction, Enmark, Wet Willies, Brennan & Wasden, Kole Management, The Savannah Bank, Fleet Feet Sports, Connect Savannah, WRHQ 105.3 FM.

All proceeds benefit the Historic Savannah Foundation, whose mission is to preserve and protect Savannah’s heritage through advocacy, education and community involvement.

For registration, race details and information contact Andrea Dove at 233-7787 or email

For more information about the Historic Savannah Foundation visit or call (912) 233-7787.