Mason Nation 5K: Faculty/Staff Team Challenge

Join us for the Mason Nation Thriving Together 5K Faculty/Staff Team Challenge! Gather your colleagues and create teams of four to participate in this challenge. This exciting event is not just about wellness; it's about building camaraderie and enjoying time together. 


To Participate in the Challenge: 

  1. Assemble a team of four colleagues from the Mason faculty and staff community to participate in the 5K on Saturday, October 14. Each team member must register for the event individually.
  2. Create a team name that represents your department, unit, or a unique team identity.
  3. Complete the team sign-up by Thursday, October 12 at 5 p.m. to register your team!


Win Prizes!

The challenge will have two categories for team prizes: 

  • Fastest Overall Team: Prizes will be awarded to the fastest overall team in the following divisions: Co-ed, male, and female teams
  • Most Spirited Team: Show your team spirit through creative costumes, cheers, and support for your colleagues. Capture your team's spirit and running journey in photos and videos throughout the event.


Get ready to be active, have fun, and thrive together! Contact Stacey Ellis at with questions. All teams will be contacted prior to the race day with additional check-in details.