2021 Homecoming 5K Stampede


Online Registration will close at:
7:00 AM on 10/08/2021


Huntington, WV - Marshall University Campus


October 9, 2021- 9:00 AM




Course Map

Two laps on Marshall University's campus beginning and ending on the Plaza of the Student Center near the Memorial Fountain. Participants will remain within the parameters of 16th and 20th Streets and 3rd and 5th Avenues.

Entry Fees

$15 to pre-register on or before September 24th; T-shirt included

$25 day of the event; registration opens at 7:30 am and closes at 8:45 am

  • Groups of 10 or more, current MU students and youth ages 17 & under are eligible for a discount when registering online prior to September 24th.
  • Online registration closes at 6:00 a.m. on Friday, October 8th. After this time participants will register in-person the morning of the event with cash or check made payable to MUAA.

Additional T-Shirts in adult sizes up to 2X will be available for purchase at the event for $10 each.

Age Groups

Please list a complete listing of all age groups that you will be giving awards to.

12 & Under

13 - 17

18 - 25

26 - 35

36 - 45

46 - 55

56 - 65

66 and Over


1st, 2nd and 3rd Place Male and Female overall finishers receive a trophy

1st place from each age group receive a medal

Other special prizes to be awarded

Charity Information

Proceeds from the Homecoming 5K Stampede benefit the Marshall University Alumni Association's annual events and scholarships endowment fund.

More Information

Make plans to attend the MUAA Homecoming Tailgate Party at 11 AM on the space between the East side of The Joan and Indoor Athletic Complex, behind Wendy's on 5th Ave. All you can eat for $10. Enjoy appearances by MU President, Dr. Jerry Gilbert, the MU Marching Thunder, members of the Young Thundering Herd, and of course, everyone's favorite mascot, MARCO. 

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