Coogs for Houston: 2020 Virtual 5K

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About the Event

Who: All ages of the UH community!

What: Run/Walk a 5k (3.1 miles) anytime during the 5 day period. Submit your fastest time for a chance to win a prize, or join for the fun and to support a good cause! All proceeds will benefit the Houston Food Bank!

When: September 24-28, 2020

How: Register by August 31 to receive the early bird pricing of $30! Price increases to $35 on September 1. After the weekend, we will mail you a 2020 Virtual 5K t-shirt and medal!

Requirements: All individuals must utilize an activity tracker that maps your run/walk (Nike Run Club, Fitbit, Garmin, Apple Watch, Strava, Map My Run, etc.). Each individual will have to produce a screenshot of their run/walk during the 5 days to validate their time. We will email the link to submit the photo of your run/walk at a later date.

Prize: There will be prizes awarded in age categories by male and female. To be eligible for a prize, you must submit the screenshot of your run/walk through a link, which will be emailed at a later date.

To Win: Screenshot must include the date, miles ran/walked, and overall time to be eligible to win. All submissions must be made by 11:59 pm CT on Monday, September 28, 2020 (link will be emailed out).

Social Media Challenge: Show off that you’re participating in Coogs for Houston: 2020 Virtual 5K on social media! Tag @houstonalumni on Facebook or Twitter or @houston_alumni on Instagram and use the hashtag #TrueWellEverBe to be entered to win an additional prize. Overall fastest times will not be eligible for this drawing.

Questions or Concerns: Please contact Kendra Hakanson, Program Director or Elaine Duke, Program Coordinator.

Sep 24, 2020
Contact Information
Primary Contact
Kendra Hakanson
Secondary Contact
Elaine Duke