Map & Location

Start and Finish at Peachtree and W 8th St


  • The Race for the Golden Helix 5K is a timed race certified by USA Track & Field. Click here to view the race certificate for the course (TN21064MS valid through 12/31/2031).

  • All parking on the Tennessee Tech University campus is free and available to the public on the weekends. You will not be ticketed unless you park in a spot that is specifically reserved. The best parking for the race is adjacent to the Millard Oakley STEM Center, Laboratory Science Commons (LSC), or the Memorial Gym.

  • Packet pick-up is at the Stonecipher Lecture Hall, adjacent to the Laboratory Science Commons at the corner of Peachtree Ave. and Wings Up Way (formerly W. 8th St.). In the event of rain, packet pick-up will be located just inside the front door.

  • The race start and finish line is just west of Peachtree Ave. on Wings Up Way (formerly W. 8th St.).