The Tacky Sweater 5K is an annual local fun run on the UF campus benefiting the UF College of Medicine Global Health Education humanitarian outreach trips. In the spirit of giving back and supporting the community in which we live and learn, this year, the racewill also benefit Girls On The Run of Alachua County.
Join us December 3, 2016 for a great time, a worthwhile cause and a whole lot of wacky, tacky festivity! SIGN-UP NOW and Register by 11/12/16 to SAVE $5 per registration!
To Learn more about our program or join our mailing list, pleaseClick Here. Not able to participate this year? You can still support us by making a tax deductible donation to Friends of Global Health at globalhealth.med.ufl.edu/contribution
Event details and schedule
REGISTRATION & PACKET PICK-UP: 7:30-8:45 AM RACE TIME: 9:00 AM
Parking and pre/post-race gathering in the Commuter Lot on Gale Lemerand Drive, just south of Museum Road
The course runs through the UF campus
Check-In: Bring photo ID to sign event waiver at registration; all minors under 18 must have Parent/Guardian sign waiver to participate
Minors 12 & under must be accompanied by an adult
T-SHIRTS are long-sleeve, 100% light weight spun cotton
All online registrants after 11/13 & day of race will receive race t-shirt while supplies last
Tackiest Sweater (Adult 18 & Up, Youth 6-17)
Men’s & Women’s 1st & 2nd Place
Team with the Most Spirit
Largest Overall Team
Largest Employer Team
Largest Housestaff Department Team (Residents & Fellows)
Largest Greek Team
WHAT TO WEAR
Athletic clothing and sneakers
Go ahead & spice things up with a holiday tacky sweater, Santa hat or any festive apparel you can think of - the more wacky & tacky, the merrier!