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Homecoming Town and Gown 5K & 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk

Saturday, October 13th 2018
8:00 am - 9:00 am
$10 – $20

Event Description

Rise up early on Saturday, October 13 for the annual Homecoming Town and Gown 5K and 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk.  The race will take off at the Student Fitness Center and make its way through Uptown Normal and around campus. One water stop will be set on the course, and refreshments will be available afterward for all run/walk participants. Check out the course and a “couch to 5K” training schedule.

This year’s early bird registration cost is $15 for those who register before September 13. After the 13th, the fee will increase to $20. Online registration is available until 4:30 p.m. October 10. Once online registration closes, participants may register in person at the Alumni Center. The cost for those interested in the 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk is $10.

Participants who register before September 13 will receive an exclusive race shirt and a goodie bag.

Redbirds don’t have to be an avid runner to enjoy this event as it is open to all ages and levels. For more information, email Alumni Engagement or call (309) 438-2586. Make sure to check out all Homecoming 2018 events scheduled throughout October 8-14.

If you will need special accommodations, please contact the event organizer.


Student Fitness Center and McCormick Hall
347 S. University Street
Normal, IL