Run, Walk, Roll for Congenital CMV Awareness
Schedule of Events
When: Saturday, August 17, 2019 packet pick up and same-day registration will begin @ 8:15 a.m / 5k will begin @ 9 a.m.
Where: University of Minnesota Coffman Memorial Union Front Plaza
Parking and Transportation
By bus: check out the various routes that make this stop Stop Eastbound (Washington Ave & Coffman Union) Stop Westbound (Washington Ave & Coffman Union)
Metro Transit (for more information go to: https://www.metrotransit.org/university-of-minnesota)
By rail: take the Green Line to the East Bank stop; walk west two blocks towards Coffman Memorial
Parking: Limited metered/street parking is available in the surrounding area. Additionally, paid hourly parking is available at the following parking garages on campus: East River Road Garage, Weisman Art Museum Garage, Washington Ave Parking Ramp, Oak Street Ramp, or Northrup Garage. Please allow plenty of time to find parking and plan to arrive at the staging area by 8:30 am.
Note: from East River Road Garage, follow signs to Coffman Union. Coffman Union does not open until 9 am, so you will need to follow stairs around Coffman to the front of the building. Please note, for handicap-accessible parking, use the Washington Ave ramp (501 SE Washington Ave).
The nearest restrooms are in Coffman Union; Restrooms will be available starting at 9 a.m. when Coffman Union opens.
Start and Finish Line: We will start and end at Coffman Front Plaza (just out the front doors of Coffman, facing Northrup and the light rail)
Weather: Its August in Minnesota, so be prepared to run in any weather. We plan to run rain or shine; prepare for warm weather. If it is unsafe to run or if there are extreme conditions in the forecast, visit the Facebook event page or the event webpage.
Strollers are welcome, but please start at the back of the pack for safety.