Team Decatur Kick-off is Tonight!!

Join us for the Team Decatur Kick-off and Health Expo tonight from 5:30 – 7:30 pm at the Decatur Recreation Center. Learn about Team Decatur, Meet Mayor Baskett and Olympian Jeff Galloway and hang out with Doc Broc! Exercise, win prizes, try out Tai Chi and Yoga, get a mini massage, learn about healthy eating and have FUN!! The event tonight kicks off the eight week training program -pick up a schedule of training walks and runs at the event.

Did I mention you may win a great prize??

Here are some folks having fun at the 2014 Kick-off event:

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Team Decatur was formed in 2010 to take part in the KP Corporate Run/Walk 5k held in downtown Atlanta in September. This year’s event will be held on the evening of September 24th. Team Decatur members gather in the team tent at the event and  enjoys food (from Zest) and beverages (from UJoint and Oakhurst Market) after the race. Great time, meet new friends, get exercise and build community. Team Decatur is an exercise in FUN and FITNESS!

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Team Decatur Kick-off is Tuesday!

Join Decatur Active Living for the 4th Annual Team Decatur Kick-off and Health Expo at the Decatur Recreation Center on Tuesday, July 15 from 6 – 8 PM.

  • Meet Olympian Jeff Galloway and get some great running tips.
  • Participate in Aerobics with Bobbie Elzey, Jazzercise with Michele Runge, Tai Chi with Steve Dorage and Boot Camp with David Nash
  • Hang out with Doc Broc
  • Take a photo with TapSnap
  • Win Prizes!
  • Visit the Health Expo and learn about exercise and nutrition
  • Pick up a schedule for the eight week run/walk training

Hope to see you tomorrow night!!


More information about Team Decatur is here.


Team Decatur Kick-off July 15th

DSC_3512Join Team Decatur and Get Active!

On July 15th attend the Team Decatur Kickoff Event at the Decatur Recreation Center, 6 – 8 pm.

Join Mayor Baskett and Race Director and Olympian Jeff Galloway for this fun event which kicks off the free eight week training program offered through September 10.

• Health and Fitness Expo featuring local businesses sharing information on getting and keeping fit and nutrition.
• Wear fitness clothes to participate in fun activities including Jazzercise, Tai Chi, Aerobics and more.
• Drawings for prizes including free fitness classes, gift certificates and more
• Get information on Team Decatur, the running and walking group formed to participate in the Kaiser Permanente Run/Walk 5k. This is our fourth year!
• A special appearance by Doc Broc!
• Meet Olympian Jeff Galloway
• Learn about “Bright at Night” and receive a free blinkie light to keep you safe.

To join Team Decatur, visit and register for the KP Corporate Run/Walk 5k. Be sure to select Team Decatur from the list of corporate teams.

Register for the KP Corporate Run/Walk by August 1 and be entered into a drawing for a Running Camp/Retreat with Jeff Galloway at Blue Mountain Beach, FL.

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Enjoy these photos from last year’s event:

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Bring the whole family. Free. 231 Sycamore Street, Decatur. For more information or 678-553-6541.

Team Decatur and Get Active Atlanta Kickoff Next Tuesday!

Join Decatur Active Living for the Team Decatur and Get Active Atlanta Kickoff on Tuesday, July 24 from 6-8pm in Harmony Park. Mayor Bill Floyd will give the official welcome and Olympian Jeff Galloway will be on hand to talk about the benefits of leading an active lifestyle. Doc Broc will be there too!

Visit the Health and Fitness Expo and learn about leading a healthy lifestyle from local businesses. There will be drawings throughout the evening for chances to win prizes such as gift certificates for fitness and swim classes. Join in as instructors demonstrate Jazzercise, African Dance and more.

New this year! Ride your bicycle to the event and have it registerd by the Decatur Police Department. This will aid in its safe return if it is recovered after being lost or stolen.

Learn about Team Decatur and meet your team mates.

Be sure to stop by one of the great restaurants in Oakhurst before or after the Kickoff Event to enjoy a tasty dinner.

Team Decatur is sponsored by the City of Decatur, the Decatur Business Association, Kaiser Permanente Corporate Run/Walk & Fitness Program, DeKalb Medical Center, Dynamo Swim Club, Adams Realtors, CORE Body Decatur, UJoint, Vision Properties, One Step At A Time and the Courtyard Marriott.

For more information visit or contact or call 678-553-6541.