Swoop the Loop 5K

Jacksonville, FL

Start your Saturday with a great race, then attend the Homecoming Basketball Game, Homecoming Village Pre-Game event, and more!

UNF Swoop the Loop 5K and Fun Run will include a 5k race through UNF’s beautiful campus as well as a 1-mile Fun Run for families and children. Following the run, stay for the post-race festival complete with music and family-friendly activities. This event benefits UNF Student Scholarships and the Lend-A-Wing Pantry.

The theme of 2019's Homecoming is "Nest Fest."  Costumes are welcome! 

AWARDS will be presented to the top three men and women overall and the top three in each of the following male and female age groups: 10 & under, 11-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+.

5K Alumni

5K UNF Students

5K Individual (Free for Ages 9 and Under)

1 Mile (Free for Ages 9 and Under)

Through February 22nd





Day of Race





PRE-RACE PACKET PICK UP: Packets will be available at Alumni Hall, 4804 Kernan Blvd S, 1st Floor Alumni Engagement Suite from 8am-5pm Thursday, Feb. 21. and NOON TO 3 PM Friday, Feb.22. Please take advantage of early pick up to avoid long race day lines. Race day pick up will begin at 8:00 am

COURSE:  Runners will run through UNF's beautiful campus, which sits on a 1,300 acre nature preserve.

PARKING: Participants can park in the UNF Arena Parking Garage.

SHIRTS: Cut off date for shirts is Feb 14, 2019. Shirts NOT guaranteed to late entries.

When & Where

Feb 23, 2019


9:00 AM

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Jacksonville, FL

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