Society of Women Engineers' 5K Fun Run

Event Date

Sat, Sep 6, 2014


Tampa, FL

About This Activity

The Society of Women Engineers' 5K is a fundraising fun run that will be held at the beautiful University of South Florida on the FitTrail by the Rec Center.

All proceeds will benefit the Student Section of the Society of Women Engineers at the University of South Florida. The funds raised will help the section continue their mission of promoting women in the engineering field through innovative workshops, national conferences, and superior networking, as well as community outreach that promotes STEM programs to students in middle and high school.

So lace up your sneakers to help the Society of Women Engineers! Remember to "Like" our Facebook page for updates and information!

NOTE: Price increases to $25 on race day.

If you would like to make a donation, please visit our GoFundMe account at

Event details and schedule

Event Schedule

7:00 am - Registration Begins

8:00 am - 5K Begins

9:00 am - Awards 

Please note that these times may vary. Due to unforseen circumstances, there will not longer be preferred wave times. All runners will start at 8:00 am.

Event Information

Course Information: The course requires two laps to make it a full 5K. The course is not paved, but is more than 80% covered by trees. There will be a water station half way through and at the end of the race.

Registration: Arrive at 7 am to receive your registration packet. Please bring a photo ID for registration.

Parking: USF does not require a daily parking pass on weekends. However, USF police can issue tickets for improper and hazardous parking. Please follow all traffic/parking laws. Please park in lots 18B (closest) or 35 (farthest).

What to Bring: Please bring a photo ID for registration. T-shirt sales will be limited on race day. However, pre-ordering will take place before through registration. Therefore, please remember to bring money (cash or debit/credit card accepted. Checks will not be accepted).

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