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UAB Veterans Day 5K


Honor those who have served this Veteran’s Day by participating your way. Runners, walkers, ruckers, strollers, and wheelchair racers all are welcome! Presented by UAB Veteran Services, this inaugural event directly benefits the UAB Veteran Relief Fund. This award aids veteran and dependent students who may need help purchasing books, finding housing, seeking medical care, and much more.

2023 marks the 105th anniversary of Armistice Day, later named Veterans Day, marking the end of WWII. We invite you to be a part of this event to help us honor our veterans and support the UAB student veteran population.

Join us on Saturday, November 11, 2023, at 8 a.m. at The UAB Mini Park in Birmingham, AL.

This race will be run with chipped bibs, so race results will be available after the race is complete.

Date: Saturday, November 11, 2023
Time: 8:00 am
Location: UAB Mini Park- 800 13th St S., Birmingham, AL 35205
Timing Company: The Right Time

All 5K participants will receive a packet with a t-shirt and a finisher medal.
The last day to secure race t-shirt size is October 26th.

Volunteer Opportunities
Want to give back by volunteering? We have opportunities throughout the morning of Saturday, November 11, to plug you in including:
Set Up (6:30-8:00 am)
Registration (7:00-8:15 am)
Water Stations (8:00-9:45 am)
Course Direction (8:00-9:45 am)
Food (8:00-10:30 am)
Break Down (9:30-11:00 am)

Complete our volunteer form to let us know where you’d like to help: Volunteer Form

To stay up to date on race information follow @UABVeterans on Instagram.


Nov 11 2023


8:00 am - 11:00 am