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EKU Homecoming 5k 2017

Join us for the 40th Annual Homecoming 5K! The run will lead the Homecoming Parade this year. As the runners approach the finish line, they will burst through the tunnel and fog just like the Colonels do on game day! 

Race Date: October 21, 2017
Race Start Time: 10:00am
Race Day Check-In: Alumni Coliseum Practice Gym (Enter Front of Alumni Coliseum, and walk left through the doors to the practice gym)
Race Day Parking: Upper Commonwealth Lot
Race Start Location: Lancaster Ave (in-front of Model Lab School)


Early Bird Online Registration: Available until October 2nd, $10 w/o T-Shirt, $25 w/T-Shirt
Online Registration: Closes October 16th with the T-Shirt for $30, and Closes October 18th without the T-Shirt for $15
Race day registration is $35 with T-shirt (while supplies last), $15 without T-shirt
Race day registration will be available from 8:00am until 9:45am. Race day registration can be paid with cash or check. Race day registration/check in location is in the Alumni Coliseum Practice Gym. Please park in the Upper Commonwealth Parking lot, accessible from Kit Carson. 


All racers must check in at the Alumni Coliseum Practice Gymnasium to obtain their race number and timing chip between 8:00am and 9:45am on race day. At 9:45am, runners will be escorted from check-in to the starting line.

If you have any questions about the race please feel free to contact Assistant Director for Competitive Sports, Justin Raymer at 859-622-6755 or by email at

2016 Race Results HERE

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