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UA Little Rock to Host Trojan 5K and Alan Webb Road Mile in August

Alan Webb
Alan Webb

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will host its second Trojan 5K and Alan Webb Road Mile in August featuring Trojan assistant coach and American mile record holder Alan Webb.

The races will take place on Saturday, Aug. 28, and registrants participating in the road mile will get to compete against Webb. The event will also include a Kids Half Mile Fun Run free for children 12 and under.

Registration is $30 before the event and $40 on race day. UA Little Rock students can register for only $10. Registration includes a t-shirt. Medals will be awarded to each male and female age group winner with plaques awarded to each male and female overall winner.

The 5K and mile races will take runners on a tour of the UA Little Rock campus while starting and finishing at the Jack Stephens Center. Races can enjoy post-race refreshments. Wave start times will be available should registration numbers require them for social distancing measures. Restrooms at the Jack Stephens Center will be available and periodically disinfected throughout the morning.

The race day schedule includes:

6:30 a.m. – Registration opens

7:30 a.m. – 5K

8:50 a.m. – Open Mile

9:15 a.m. – Kids Half Mile Fun Run for Children 12 and Under

To register for the races, please visit the following website.