Post Run-A-Round Update: Results Online; T-shirt Distribution Underway; Special Orders Taken Through June 2

Thank you very much for the great turnout on May 17 for Jefferson Lab’s 32nd annual Run-A-Round! The Jefferson Lab Activities Group (JAG) extends its thanks to everyone who helped with the event, to all the individuals who participated in the T-shirt design contest and to all of the runners, walkers and stroller pushers who participated.

This year there were nearly 550 registrants with 400 finishing the run/walk. The route was 1.5 miles, and the fastest runner finished in 7:52.

Run-A-Round Results and Running Times: have been posted on the JAG website at:

Awards were given out to the top three finishes in each age category and to the Overall male and female runners.  Those who have not yet received their awards may pick them up at Dave Abbott’s office, CEBAF Center, F Wing, Office F268.  To ensure he is available, call him at ext. 7190.

2017 T-Shirt Distribution, Sales and Special Order Details: This year’s T-shirt contest had nearly a dozen entries. The winners of the 2017 JLab T-shirt design contest were the husband and wife team: Evelyn, Accelerator Division, and Walt Akers, Physics Division.  The theme of their design is “The Scientific Method: Learn it… Live it!” Congratulations Evelyn and Walt!

Staff, users and event volunteers who haven’t yet picked up their free T-shirt: Volunteers with a T-shirt voucher; or staff and users with a bib tab with a sticker on it (the detachable square on the lower right of the bib) may pick up their T-shirts at the CEBAF Center Reception Desk, Monday through Friday during normal business hours. You must redeem your bib tags and vouchers by June 30.

Volunteers: If you have not received a T-shirt voucher, please contact your volunteer coordinator, or Stephanie Vermeire no later than Friday, June 2.

Starting on Monday, May 22, Short-sleeved, crew-neck T-shirts may be purchased for $7 at the CEBAF Center Reception Desk.  The following items with this year’s design printed on them are also being made available, but must be ordered by 5 p.m. Friday June 2.  Expect two weeks for delivery: 

  • Teal Short Sleeve T-shirt Adult: S-5XL, $7
  • Royal Blue Short Sleeve T-shirt, Youth: M - XL, $7
  • Royal Blue Short Sleeve T-shirt, V-neck, Adult: S – XL, $8; 2X-4X, $11
  • Royal Blue Long sleeve T-shirt, Adult: S-XL, $10; 2XL-5XL, $13
  • Royal Blue Hoodie, pullover, Adult: S - XL, $15; 2XL-5XL, $19
  • Royal Blue Hoodie, full zip, Adult: S-XL, $20; 2XL - 5XL, $24

The Run-A-Round is a great event and lots of fun. We cannot do any of this without your help!  Thanks go out to the JAG committee, Facilities Management and Logistics, Quark Cafe and Security staff and to all our volunteers for all your efforts for the event.  

Please check the JAG webpage for information about other JAG activities and events:

Best regards,
Stephanie Vermeire
Jefferson Lab Activities Group (JAG)