Run and raise money for the D.C. Illini scholarship fund on March 29!

THEALUMRUN offers 5k and 10k races for alums and a 1K fun run for kids.

ATTENTION RUNNERS! The D.C. Illini team will meet up at 8:00 a.m. on the NE corner of Freedom Plaza, the intersection of Pennsylvania Ave. and 13th St., NW. 

The University of Illinois Alumni Club of Greater Washington, D.C. is excited to announce its participation in THEALUMRUN Washington, D.C. on Sunday, March 29, 2015. THEALUMRUN Washington DC event features 5K and 10K distance road races, a race-day festival with food, music and wellness experiences for the whole family.  All participants receive a race T-shirt featuring their school’s colors and THEALUMRUN's signature “No. 1” finisher’s medal. The event also features a 1K fun run for kids.

THEALUMRUN also presents a great opportunity for our alumni chapter to raise money for incoming University of Illinois freshmen from the D.C. area.  

Races start and end near Freedom Plaza in downtown Washington, D.C.; the 5K begins at 8:30 a.m. and the 10K begins at 9:00 a.m.

See THEALUMRUN website for more details and registration. If you have questions about the races or the other THEALUMRUN events, please email

We look forward to seeing you on March 29!