Annual Homecoming 5K Run/2.5 Walk

October 19, 2013 ~ 10:00 a.m.

5K run/2.5K walk, registration and check-in will begin at 9am and the race/walk
will begin at 10am at the Athletic fields,
behind the new stadium and football field.

Day of registration is available.

5K registration is part of the Homecoming registration page.
Please scroll down to mid page to locate 5K listing.

Put on your running shoes and join the
UAlbany Alumni Association as we run to knock out cancer!

This year’s annual Homecoming 5K run and 2.5 walk is
90% soft terrain and 100% spectator friendly and The event is open to all.

Come for the run and stay for the Great Dane pregame at Homecoming!

Event Location: UAlbany Athletic Fields

All proceeds benefit
UAlbany Cancer Research Center's Fund for Memory and Hope.  

The CRC Fund for Memory and Hope supports research and educational endeavors to add to the combined knowledge that will eventually result in a cure for cancers, especially those of the breast, bladder, prostate and colon. Proceeds from the Fund are used to acquire equipment and instrumentation; provide research stipends for interns and graduate students; attract and assist new staff researchers with bridge grants; disseminate information on important developments and findings to the public and scientific community; and attract new supporters to the CRC through community outreach, programs and special events.

 Event sponsors:
UAlbany Alumni Association, UAlbany Track & Field, Krackeler Scientific

Event Schedule:

8:00 a.m. - Volunteer check-in
9:00 - 9:45 a.m.- Check in/registration
10:00 a.m. - 5K Run and 2.5K Walk
10:45 a.m. - Awards Ceremony
Parking will be at the Dutch lot

Entry Fees:

5K Run/2.5K Walk: $25 (Day of registration $30)
Current Students (Class Year:) $ 5 (Day of registration $10)
Teams: Students $5, Adults $10

Medals will be awarded in each category.
Awards: 1st Female & 1st Male in each age division;
15 & under; 16-19; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59;  60-69; 70 & over
Top Alum male/female
Team Spirit Trophy for the team displaying the greatest UAlbany pride.

Please call Violetta De Rosa at 518-442-3098 to register your team. (Minimum five runners per team)

5K registration is part of the Homecoming registration page.
Please scroll down to mid page to locate 5K listing.


In consideration of my entry and of my own free will, I, intending to be legally bound for myself, my heirs, executors, administrators, and assigns hereby waive and forever release any and all rights and claims for liability and damages, costs and expenses of any kind whatsoever (including attorney’s fees) against the University at Albany, State University of New York ("UAlbany"), the UAlbany Alumni Association, and their respective officers, directors, employees, servants, volunteers, trustees, agents and assigns (collectively, the “Released Parties”) for any and all injuries or death suffered by me in or arising from the Annual Homecoming 5K Run/2.5K Walk 2013 or related activities (the “Event”), whether or not caused by the sole negligence, fault or any other act or omission to act of the Released Parties. I attest and certify that I am physically fit and sufficiently trained for the completion of the Event. My participation is voluntary and is done at my own risk. I understand and agree that medical or other services rendered to me by or at the instance of any of the above parties are not an admission of liability to provide or continue to provide any such services and are not a waiver by any said parties of any right hereunder. I hereby grant to UAlbany Alumni Association, their sponsors and licensees the exclusive right to free use of my name, voice and/or picture in any broadcast, telecast, promotion or account of the Event. I acknowledge that my entry fee is non-refundable, even if the Event is cancelled. I agree that any legal claim or dispute arising out of or in any way relating to my participation in the Event will be governed by the laws of New York and will be adjudicated exclusively by and in the courts of New York. I have read and understood everything written above and hereby agree for myself and/or for a minor under the age of eighteen for whom I am signing.