Tennessee State University National Alumni Association (TSUNAA) cordially invites you to the 6th Annual TSU Big Blue Tiger 5K Run/Walk Event, to be held April 13th, 2019 on the beautiful campus of Tennessee State University! Runners will begin at 8:00am, and walkers at 8:05am.
All participants must complete the course by 10:00am. Post-race events will culminate with a tailgate and the Annual Blue and White Football Game.
RACE REGISTRATION FEES
Regular Registration Fee:
Late Registration Fee:
$40 (after March 1st)
Sponsor A Student Fee:
$20 Student Registration (Student ID Required)
20 for $20 Group Rate
Medals will be awarded during the post-race ceremony.
(YOU MUST BE PRESENT TO RECEIVE A RACE MEDAL. NO MEDALS WILL BE MAILED.)
All race entrants that register by MARCH 23rd will receive an authentic Big Blue Tiger 5k Race T-Shirt.
RACE PACKET PICK-UP
Thursday April 11th (3:00pm – 7:00pm)
Friday April 12th (3:00pm – 7:00pm)
TSU Ralph H. Boston Wellness Center
3641 Walter S. Davis Blvd
Nashville, TN 37209
(TSU Campus behind Gentry Complex)
- You may register for the 5k during Race Packet Pick-up Thursday April 11th and Friday April 12th Credit/Debit Card or Cash Only.
- Race Packet Pick-up will end at 7:45am Race Day
- If you are picking up a Race Packet for someone else, you will need a photo copy of their ID.
Saturday April 13th, 2019 @ 8:00am
The race will start promptly at 8:00am in front of Henry A. Kean Hall
Over- all Winners and Age Group Winner Race Medals
Race Medals will be awarded to:
Male and Female Overall 1st Place Winners
1st, 2nd and 3rd Male and Female in the following age groups:
0-9, 10-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+
(YOU MUST BE PRESENT TO RECEIVE A WINNERS MEDAL. NO MEDALS WILL BE MAILED.)
RACE PARTNERS and TIMING
The Big Blue Tiger 5K will be managed by Tortoise and Hare Racing Company. Utilizing the MYLAPS bib tag disposal chip technology for timing the event. Tabulated results for overall finishers and age group finishers will be provided via printable results kiosks on-site, published online immediately as the race progresses as well as sent by e-mail post-race. You can also view the race progress by watching the live stream here:
HAVE A QUESTION OR CONCERN?
Contact us at INFO@TSU-ALUMNI.ORG
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