President Bollinger's Thirteenth Annual FUN RUN 5K Run/Walk
Check-in: 7:45 a.m. - 8:15 a.m.
Start: 8:30 a.m.
The event will take place rain or shine.
Co-hosted by the Columbia University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education, and the Office of Alumni and Development.
The Fun Run/Walk will start on College Walk (116th Street between Broadway and Amsterdam) and proceed through Riverside Park, ending at the promenade overlook at 116th Street.
Who can participate?
All Columbia Students, faculty, and staff are invited to participate in the Fun Run. Registration is required.
The Fun Run is open to individuals of all abilities. The course is mostly flat with several small, but moderately steep hills. Although the course is paved, conditions vary and may develop puddles or mud depending on the weather. There are no steps/stairs on the course.
Representatives from the Office of Disability Services (DS) will be on-hand to assist. If you have any concerns, please contact DS at firstname.lastname@example.org, 212-854-2388, or visit their website.
Registration and Waiver and Release Form
Online registration is required. Registration will open on Tuesday, October 14 at 10:00 a.m.
Upon registering, you will receive an email with directions for printing the Fun Run Waiver and Release From. The signed waiver is required at check-in.
Runners/walkers who do not complete the check-in process will not be able to participate.
Check-in is required for all registered participants. We strongly encourage participants to check in prior to race day.
Pre-Fun Run day check-in
Pre-Fun Run day check-in will take place at the Main ramp, 2nd Floor (campus level) of Alfred Lerner Hall 2920 Broadway on:
Tuesday, October 21, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Wednesday, October 22, 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Proceed through the turnstile at the campus entrance of Lerner Hall (Northeast corner). Check-in will be ahead on the left.
Fun Run day Check in
You may check in on the day of the event at the Sundial near Butler Lawn on Morningside Campus on Friday, October 24 from 7:45 a.m. - 8:15 a.m.
Water will be provided at both the halfway point and the finish line. Fruit, water, and a free Fun Run t-shirt will be available for participants after the Fun Run on College Walk. Fun Run t-shirts will be available on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last (you will need to present you ticket from bib to receive your t-shirt).
Restrooms and showers will be available at the Dodge Physical Fitness Center.
For more information, please email email@example.com or call 212-851-7413.
Kyle Lewin (center), Josh Zoeller (right), and John Jones (left) crossed the finish line first. Lewin finished with a time of 15:21, followed by Zoeller (15:47), and Jones (16:04).