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True Blue 5k [VIRTUAL EDITION]

True Blue 5K | November 7, 2020


Traditionally held during homecoming week, the TRUE BLUE 5K is all about showing your true blue pride! This year’s race will look a little different as it’ll be a virtual run so you can participate from anywhere. Register for the race and support the Abbie Deloach Foundation, run/walk your own route and share your photo with us by posting to your social media using #trueblue5k!

Register for the race for only $20 (plus $5 shipping for the medal and t-shirt)! You will receive a race t-shirt and medal in the mail prior by November 7, and all proceeds will go to the Abbie Deloach Foundation.

  • First 300 registrants receive medal and t-shirt if requested!
  • Online registration closes at 11:59pm on Saturday, November 7, 2020.
  • No Refunds.


Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Do I have to be in GA/From GA to do this event?

A: No you do not have to be in or from GA to do this, anyone in the world can do this event! 


Q: I chose to pick up my packet. When do I do this?

A: Once you sign up and choose the pick-up option, your packet will be curated and you will receive an email when it is ready to be picked up. Please understand due to a few factors your packet may not be ready immediately. 


Q: I chose to have my packet shipped to me, when will I receive it

A: Once you sign up and choose the mail option, your packet will be curated and will be sent to you. Please understand due a few factors your packet may not be ready immediately.


Q: I just want to run and I don’t need the shirt and medal, can I do that?

A: Absolutely! Simply select the option to donate your race fee.


Q: How do I record my miles? 

A: You will record your race using the RaceJoy APP.


Q: Do I HAVE to record my miles? 

A: Absolutely not! But we’d love to see your photos from your run so we can all celebrate together! Post your photos to social media and tag with @GSUCampusRec and #trueblue5k.


Q: Do I have to run or can I walk?

A: you can Run, Walk, Run/walk, any way you can to get the miles. It’s your challenge, as long as you are purposefully moving, it counts. 


Q: Do I have to run/walk outside?

A: You can run anywhere! That being said the RaceJoy app uses GPS to map your race and record your time so an outdoor run may be best! 


Q: Do I have to complete the race on November 7th? 

A: No, you can complete the race at any point before.


Q: Is there a planned course?

A: You can complete the race ANYWHERE! That being said, we will have an outlined race course through the Georgia Southern campus for those who are able to run in Statesboro. 


If you have any other questions, please contact Race Director Kkiely@georgiasouthern.edu 

Last updated: 10/7/2020