Show your passion for your alma mater and for fighting cancer at The Alumni Challenge 5K race!
Runners can participate as an individual or as a team at the Alumni Challenge 5K or virtually from anywhere.
The race is all about representing your school and favorite team, while raising money to fight cancer. Fans are encouraged to support their school by wearing team colors during the run, while raising money for the V Foundation for Cancer Research!
The race features an individual 5k, team relay 25k, a 1-mile walk and a virtual option. After the race, runners will be treated to a spectacular tailgate party with food trucks, local craft beers, music and gorgeous views of the Potomac River from National Harbor!
Race Day Schedule
6:00 – 8:30 a.m. – Bib Pickup & Late Registration
8:45 a.m. – Pre-Race Warmup
8:55 a.m. – National Anthem & Pre-Race Announcements
9:00 a.m. – 5k Run Start
9:10 a.m. – Team Relay Start
9:15 a.m. – 1-Mile Walk Start
8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. – Post-Race Tailgate Party!