Scenes from the 2018 AJC Peachtree Road Race The AJC Peachtree Road Race kicked off bright and early July 4, 2018. The winner of the AJC Peachtree Road Race T-shirt design contest was unveiled once the first racer crossed the finished line. Michael Martinez was the winner of the contest with his "A Stroll Down Peachtree" design. Thousands persevered through the 10k route, including rapperJeezy and Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms. Bernard Kip Lagat was the male winner of the 2018 AJC Peachtree Road Race Stepha

Enter contest to sing national anthem at AJC Peachtree Road Race

The entry period is from Wednesday, May 29 at 5:00 a.m. until Friday, June 7 at noon

Want to show off your vocal pipes? You might get your opportunity during the AJC Peachtree Road Race.

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The annual Fourth of July event is looking for metro Atlanta’s best singers to enter the “Oh Say Can You Sing?” contest for a chance to belt out the national anthem at the start of the 10k. 

Metro Atlanta residents who are 15 and older are eligible. If you’re 14 or younger, you can participate in the contest to sing at the Anthem Peachtree Junior race, which takes place on July 3. 

To enter, email a link of an original video of you singing the national anthem to Be sure to include “AJC Peachtree Road Race Contest” in the subject line, and write your name, age and location in the body. If you’re making a submission for the junior competition, include “Anthem Peachtree Junior Contest” in the subject line, and write your name, age and location in the body. 

You can also enter by uploading your video to 11Alive's “Your Take” portal at When you’re on the site, click the drop-down button on the “channels” tab to find the contest you want to enter. 

All videos should be no longer than 3 minutes, and the entry period ends Friday, June 7, at noon. Take a look at the complete list of rules here

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