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Campus 2 Campus 8K Race - Columbus State University

Campus Recreation

Campus 2 Campus 8K Race

Are you a current student, faculty, staff, alumni, or community member of the Student Recreation Center? Register now!

You may also register through the Run Sign Up link.

This Year's Benefit Recipient: The CSU Food Pantry

We are pleased to annouce that this year‘s 8K will benefit the Food Pantry at Columbus State University. The Food Pantry is able to help meet the needs of our students on campus with non-perishables and hygiene items. Prizes will be awarded to the top 3 teams to collect the most items by weight. Teams can be formed by department and/or student organizations. You may drop off your items at the Student Recreation Center.

CSU Food Pantry logo
CSU Food Pantry

Please, no more than 5 persons to a team.


Prizes will be awarded as follows:

1st Place
Receive a membership for 1 semester (good for Summer or Fall 2023)
2nd Place
Receive a 2-month membership
3rd Place
Receive a 1-month membership

Winners will be announced live on our Instagram page (@ColumbusStateCampusRec).

Race Details

Location: Race will start on Cougar Court next to Cougar Field.

Distance: 4.97 miles (8 km)

Date: April 22, 2023

Course: Point to point race from Columbus State University Main Campus to River Park Campus (Woodruff Park).

Race Start Time: 8 a.m.

Race Day Registration unavailable

Cost: $35 (if you are a CSU student, register at the Student Recreation Center for a $5 discount)

Award Categories: 1,2,3 Overall M/F; 1 Masters M/F; 1,2,3 under 14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+

T-Shirt: To be guaranteed a shirt, be registered by March 1.

Description: A point to point race with a different distance - 4.97 miles (8 km)! The start of the race on Cougar Court next to Cougar Field. This course runs south along the Rails to Trails and Dragonfly Trail to finish at Woodruff Park at our River Park Campus. Please park at the finish line and take our complimentary shuttle bus for race start at Main Campus. Buses will begin shuttling at 7 a.m. and the last shuttle will leave the finish line at 7:45 a.m.

Early Packet Pick Up: April 21, 2023 at Big Dog Fleet Feet in Uptown 4–6 p.m.

Campus to Campus 8K route map
Campus to Campus 8K route map (Click/tap for a larger view)

For more details or if you have any questions, please contact Lauren Davis at or (706) 507-8657

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