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UNG Comic Run: Heroes Against Cancer 5K

Race: UNG Comic Run: Heroes Against Cancer 5K
Sat March 2, 2024 Oakwood, GA 30566 US Directions
RaceJoy Ready




University of North Georgia Gainesville Campus
3820 Mundy Mill Road
Oakwood, GA US 30566



  • Overall Male & Female
  • Top 3 males & females in five year age categories starting at 10 & under, and going to 70 and over.
  • Most 5K Team Spirit
  • Most participation by a Team
  • Voting will take place for those who race dress as their favorite hero or character from a book, tv show, movie, or comic book.

 *Only pre-registered runners/walkers are guaranteed t-shirts. All others through race day will receive shirt while supplies last.*


  • Packet Pick-Up and Race Day registration opens at 7:00 AM
  • The ONLY Entrance to UNG that will be open to access campus is the Mundy Mill red light at Mathis Dr. (intersection with Wal-Mart/Wells Fargo).
  • 5K ONLY PARKING is in the Lanier Tech Parking Lot. See attached map. Once you have parked, packet pick-up and race day registration is located in front of the Hugh Mills Physical Education Center
  • For detailed interactive course map please follow this link: COURSE MAP
  • The course is 2 counter clockwise loops around the College campus (and a pass through one of the parking lots each time). At the end of your 2nd loop you will be directed towards the finish. It is up to you to keep up with what lap you are on!

Race Contact Info

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Available for Apple and Android devices.

Interactive Race Day Experience with RaceJoy

Live Phone Tracking, GPS Progress Alerts and Cheers!

We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for the UNG Comic Run: Heroes Against Cancer 5K.

Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!

Some key RaceJoy features include:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive continual progress updates as you complete your goal.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Remote spectators can track your progress live in a map view. You can also track others.


  • Receive supportive audio cheers from remote friends & family.

Virtual Results (virtual events only)

  • Enter your race-assigned bib number to automatically submit your finish data for real-time scored results.
To use RaceJoy, you must carry your phone and activate tracking on the day you complete your race.
View RaceJoy How-To


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