Virtual 5k Run/Walk

Monday, March 1st - Saturday, March 6th

Students are encouraged to get active and complete this 5k run/walk anytime, anywhere (as long as you stay safe!) in the designated time frame of Wellness Week.

To complete the run:

1) Make sure you've registered for Wellness Week

2) Download Strava App & follow all steps of the Run/Strava Guide included in the Wellness Week Agenda


Post a picture on Instagram wearing UTH apparel while on your walk/run

Use hashtag #SICWellnessRun and tag us @uthealthsic

Student Perks:

There are up to 4 ways to win prizes from participating in the run!

*Must be registered for Wellness Week to be eligible to win*

  • $15 UTH Bookstore gift card for the first 100 participants
  • $500 door prize selected from the  run/walk participants
  • $250 prize prize for the run/walk participant with the fastest run time
  • Two $150 door prizes (two chances to win) selected from participants that post a social media selfie wearing UTHealth apparel on your run/walk
    • Use the hashtag #SICWellnessRun in your caption & tag the SIC account @uthealthsic
      • Make sure your profile is publicly visible and not under private settings so that we're able to see and count your post!
    • Apparel can be purchased at the UTHealth Bookstore at the McGovern Medical School or School of Dentistry

Winners will be notified by UTHealth email.