Frog Hop 5K Road Race Planned at Sandy Creek Nature Center

Staff Report From Athens CEO

Tuesday, January 14th, 2020

Sandy Creek Nature Center, Inc. will present the 21st Annual Frog Hop 5K Road Race on Sunday, February 9, 2020.

Make plans to run or walk this 5K and 1 mile Tadpole Fun Run. The Tadpole Fun Run starts at 2 PM, with the challenging 5K Frog Hop starting at 2:30 PM. Both events take place at Sandy Creek Nature Center at 205 Old Commerce Road.

This event benefits Sandy Creek Nature Center Inc., the non-profit support organization which founded the nature center over 40 years ago. SCNC, Inc. now works with Athens Clarke County Leisure Services in support of the environmental education and natural resources preservation efforts of the Nature Center.

Registration before January 30 is $20 per person, $60 for family-of-four rate and $17 for no-shirt option. All registrations received after January 30 are $25 per person. T-shirts are not guaranteed after early registration ends.

Race entry forms are available at Sandy Creek Nature Center’s and online at or registration is available online at