Your Athens Game Day Stories

Your Athens Game Day Stories

ATHENS, Georgia—

"The thing about Georgia is that it never leaves you, no matter where you go in life. Athens...the Arch... the history of Georgia—it's just part of the fiber that is me. Growing up in Athens and being a Bulldog is special. It is part of your soul," so said Georgia legend Fran Tarkenton.

From the hills of Old Georgia’s northland, beneath the pine tree’s stately shadow, for six to seven Saturdays every fall, block after block inside classic downtown Athens from the idyllic campus to the beloved hedges becomes a red & black college football heaven. 

Every single bar is packed, jam bands are jamming, local beers are flowing, green eggs are smoking and Tech has gone to hell as an entire nation compresses itself into Athens town, the best darn place around.

You love Athens. You are happiest here on game day. Like Scramblin’ Fran said, Athens is part of your soul. 

Your Athens game day stories are the inspiration for Mayor’s new Goin’ Back to Athens Town poloGoin’ Back to Athens Town quarter-zip illustrated by local Athens artist Shelby Gilbreath:

 

Share your Athens game day stories in the comments below to be featured! 



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Size Guide: All Mayor Clothing

Mayor clothing is breathable, drapes softly over your body in a flattering silhouette and comfortably fits true to size.

Feel the perfect fit of Mayor’s classic clothing designs by following our simple size guides below:

Mayor Button-Down
Neck Chest Waist
X-Small 14-15.5" 36-38" 26-30"
Small 15.5-16" 38-40" 29-33"
Medium 16-16.5" 40-42" 31-35"
Large 16.5-17" 42-44" 33-36"
X-Large 17-18.5" 44-46" 35-38"
XX-Large 18.5-19" 46-48" 38-42"
 
Mayor Polo
Neck Chest Waist Sleeve Sleeve Length Polo Length
Small 14.5-15" 37-39" 29-32" 33-34" 8.5" 29"
Medium 15.5-16" 40-42" 33-35" 34-35" 9" 30"
Large 16.5-17" 43-45" 36-38" 35-36" 9.5" 31.25"
X-Large 17.5-18" 46-48" 39-42" 36-37" 10" 32.5"
XX-Large 18.5-19" 49-52" 43-45" 37-38" 10.5" 32.5"
 
Mayor Quarter-Zip
Neck
Chest
Waist
Sleeve
X-Small
13-13.5"
32-35"
26-29"
31.5-32.5"
Small
14-14.5"
36-38"
30-32"
32.5-33.5"
Medium
15-15.5"
39-41"
33-35"
33.5-34.5"
Large
16-16.5"
42-44"
36-38"
34.5-35.5"
X-Large
17-17.5"
45-47"
39-42"
35.5-36.5"
XX-Large
18-18.5"
48-51"
43-45"
36.5-37.5"

 

Mayor Crewneck Sweater by Comfort Colors®
Chest Body Length Body Width
Small 34-36" 27.5" 22"
Medium 38-40" 28.5" 23.5"
Large 42-44" 29.5" 25"
X-Large 46-48" 30.5" 26.5"
XX-Large 50-52" 31.5" 28"
XXX-Large 54-56" 32.5" 29.5"