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The UWI SPEC hosts The UWI Scholarship 5K Fun Run

Posted Monday, June 11, 2018


The UWI Sport and Physical Education Centre (SPEC) premieres The UWI Scholarship 5K Fun Run – All proceeds will go towards student scholarships!

Persons are invited to register and donate for the run on Sunday June 24. Gates open at 2pm; Fun Run starts at 4pm. The run kicks off at The UWI SPEC.

There will also be a fun zone for kids, Zumba before and after the race and prizes and giveaways. Special prizes will be given for the largest team and the most creative crew. 

The Fun Run is open to the public. Registration costs are as follows:

  • Regular Rate – Ends June 17: $100
  • Late Registration – June 18 to 21: $110

Registration and Prize information is available online: https://sta.uwi.edu/spec/5K with payment via credit card.

Persons can also opt to purchase voucher codes from SPEC or the offices of Evolution Timing and then complete the registration online.

Interested persons can also opt to make a donation on the registration page here.

For registration assistance, please call Christian Roberts at 662-2002 ext. 84380. 

Prizes are as follows:  All participants receive medals

Open - Male and Female

  • 1st - $2,000
  • 2nd - $1,500
  • 3rd - $1,000

50 +over -  Male and Female

  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd - Hampers

UWI Student  -  Male and Female

  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd - Hampers / Vouchers 

UWI Staff  -  Male and Female

  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd - Hampers 

Secondary School Student -  Male and Female

  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd - School Supplies 

Largest Team (30 +over)

  • One time use of the UWI SPEC South Field for a Sports Day (special conditions will apply)

Best T-shirt Design (Theme: Lions)

  • $250 and a Challenge Trophy 

Creative Crew Challenge

  • $500 and a Surprise Prize