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Sign up for our sixth annual 5K now! Come celebrate our first live 5K in three years! The race will be a combination of trails in the UF Natural Area Teaching Laboratory and campus roads.

Not in Gainesville? We’re keeping the virtual option for people who want to take part remotely! Everyone who participates, in-person or virtually, will receive a shirt and medal.



  • $25- Early Bird registration! Sign up by March 1 for this discount.
  • $30- For registrants after March 1.


  • $30
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Important dates

  • Shirt sizes are only guaranteed for registrations submitted by March 7.
  • Race packet pick up for in-person racers will be on Friday, March 25, and Saturday, March 26.
  • Race packets for all virtual participants will be mailed out the week of March 28.


Name: Amy Hester, Florida Museum

Phone: 352-273-2055



Florida Museum of Natural History

3215 Hull Road
Gainesville, FL 32611

Phone: 352-846-2000


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