SIUE Cougars Unleashed Homecoming Run 5K/10K

Sat September 28, 2019


9:15AM CDT


9:00AM CDT

1 Mile Fun Run

9:20AM CDT
Race Website
The 10k, 5k, and 1-mile fun-run events will start and finish at Birger Hall. Each of the race routes are on the paved pathways through the beautiful SIUE campus. The 10k & 5k routes also take a trip past the famous Cougar statue in front of Morris University Center before returning to the finish line and pancake breakfast at Birger Hall. Check back soon to view the actual 10k & 5k routes.

Be a part of SIUE's 4th Annual Cougars Unleashed Homecoming Run! Community members, students and alumni are encouraged to participate. Race proceeds will benefit SIUE Alumni Association Scholarships for deserving students.

All SIUE alumni will receive a $5 discount when registering!

Due to the popularity of this event, all participants are encouraged to register online prior to race day. Race day registration will be available at Birger Hall between 7:30 a.m. and 8:30 a.m.

After the run, stay and enjoy family entertainment and a world-famous Chris Cakes pancake breakfast.  Breakfast is included in your race entry fee and consists of pancakes, sausages and Tang. Breakfast for non-runners can be purchased the day of the event via cash or card.

Race packets can be picked up in the lobby of B. Barnard Birger Hall on the SIUE campus, located at 30 N. Circle Drive on Thursday, September 26 from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. or on race day from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.

Awards-  top male and female runners in 5K and 10K and medals for top 2 men and women in the following age groups: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60+


Race timing provided by Rich Luers, SIUE Alumnus and owner of Final Lap Race Management.

Race Contact Info

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Links to Race Routes

Click the links below for maps of the 5K and 10K race routes.


5K Route

10K Route


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