Get ready to get out and complete a 5k—your way—between Thursday, November 2 and Sunday, November 5! You can run or roll in your neighborhood, hike a favorite trail, go for a bike ride, or take a walk on a treadmill. Will you be moving with us? Register today!
Do I have to do a 5k?
If you’re not quite ready for a 5k or if you’re feeling ambitious—don’t sweat it! Feel free to complete whatever distance you’re comfortable with.
What do I do once I complete my 5k?
We can’t wait to hear how your 5k goes! We’ll be in touch with a survey where you can log the distance you ran and your time. In the meantime, don’t forget to share a selfie with us on social media by tagging @harvardalumni and using the hashtag #HarvardMoves.
What does my voluntary contribution support?
As part of your registration, you’ll have the opportunity to make a donation to support financial aid for Harvard College students. Learn more about why your support for undergraduates is critical right now.
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