President Bollinger's Twelfth 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.
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. View map online.
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.
Registration and Waiver and Release Form
Registration is required. Registration will open on Thursday, October 10, at 10:00 a.m.
Upon registering, you will receive an email with directions for printing the Fun Run Waiver and Release Form. 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:
Wednesday, October 16, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Thursday, October 17, 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 18 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 your ticket from your 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.
Isaiah Muzikowski (left), Scott Kallgren, and Robert Muzikowski were first to cross the finish line to complete the run/walk. Isaiah Muzikowski finished in just over 16 minutes, followed by Scott Kallgren and then Robert Muzikowski.