Virtual Event

Thursday, October 21, 2021 All Day

A Day virtual 5k banner

A Day season is here and we are excited to be hosting our second annual virtual A Day 5K!

All UWG students, faculty/staff, alumni, and friends are welcome to join in on the fun! You may run or walk this virtual 5K race at any location, any time from October 1-October 21, 2021. At the completion of the race period, we will have a chance drawing for five race participants who will receive swag bags full of alumni and athletics goodies.

How to Participate:

1) Register Here.
Early bird registration fees are $15 for students and $25 for non-students. After October 1, the registration fee is $38 which includes a donation to the Wolves Fund and a “We Run Together” t-shirt. *T-shirts will be available after October 21.

2) Choose Your Route.
Remember anyone is welcome to participate, at any distance! If you want to map out an exact 5K (3.1 miles), Map My Run or Strava are great resources to help you determine the best route. You can map out routes on their websites, or simply track your 5K with apps on your phone.

3) Gear Up for Race Day
Print your race bib and wear it along with your favorite UWG gear on race day.

4) Enter to Win Prizes.
When you finish, make a note of your time, snap a photo and fill out the race completion form. This is how you officially finish the race and enter the chance drawing for the five swag bags.

5) Upload pictures to social media.
Share your pictures on social media using the hashtag
#WeRunTogether2021 and #ADAY2021 or email them to us at The first 10 people to EMAIL their Virtual 5K photos will receive a UWG swag bag!

6) Follow the UWG Alumni Association pages.
Be sure to follow along on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter to see our A Day 5k pictures from other alumni and supporters.


Registration Fees:

  • Early Bird Student* (before October 1): $15.00
  • Early Bird Non-Student (before October 1): $25.00
  • Standard Registration (October 1 -21): $38.00

Registration fees include a donation to the Wolves Fund and a "We Run Together" t-shirt. T-shirts will be available after October 21.

*Student athletes may have their registration fees waived if they promote the A Day Virtual 5K a minimum of 5 times on their social media channels.

Award Categories:

Overall Winners:

  • Overall Female Winner
  • Overall Male Winner

By Age:

  • 17 and under | Female (1st / 2nd /3rd) | Male (1st / 2nd /3rd)
  • 18-29 | Female (1st / 2nd /3rd) | Male (1st / 2nd /3rd)
  • 30-39 | Female (1st / 2nd /3rd) | Male (1st / 2nd /3rd)
  • 40-49 | Female (1st / 2nd /3rd) | Male (1st / 2nd /3rd)
  • 50-59 | Female (1st / 2nd /3rd) | Male (1st / 2nd /3rd)
  • 60+ | Female (1st / 2nd /3rd) | Male (1st / 2nd /3rd)



Contact the UWG Annual Giving team at


Carla Duncan



Carla Duncan