Run-A-Round Set for May 17: Registration & Volunteer Sign-Up Underway Now

Run-A-Round Set for May 17: Registration & Volunteer Sign-Up Underway Now

The 32nd Annual Jefferson Lab Run-A-Round will be held 3-6 p.m. on Wednesday, May 17. 

The event begins in front of CEBAF Center at 3 p.m. with the debut of the 2017 Jefferson Lab T-shirt. The run/walk starts promptly at 3:15 p.m. The run covers a flat 1.5 miles course meandering through the campus. Lab staff, Users, students, full-time contractors and immediate family members are invited to participate. Participating staff and Users, as well as volunteers will receive a free 2017 JLab T-shirt.

Food, beverages, music and awards will follow the race. Custom awards will go to the top three overall male and female finishers and top three male and female finishers in each age group.

Runners, Walkers, Attendees: Register for the Event before 5 p.m. Tuesday, May 16

Online registration is on the JAG webpage:

To be eligible for awards, runners and walkers must register online before 5 p.m. on Tuesday, May 16.  Race bibs may be picked up on race day – May 17 – between 9 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. in the CEBAF Center atrium.

Late registration will also be available 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 17, in the CEBAF Center atrium. Register yourself and your family members, even if you do not plan to compete, so that adequate refreshments can be provided.

Staff and Users may redeem their race bib at the T-shirt Distribution Tent to receive their free 2017 Jefferson Lab T-shirt after the race.

Volunteer Help Needed!
Volunteers also receive a free 2017 JLab T-shirt! Help is needed before, during and after the event to carry out a variety of tasks, including:

  • Finish line monitors
  • T-shirt distribution
  • Staffing food, beverage, and ID bracelet tents during the event
  • Trash pickup during and breakdown after the event.

Sign up on the JAG webpage at:

If you have any questions about participating or volunteering, contact Stephanie Vermeire,, x6930.

Information regarding road closures during the race, and parking guidance for the event will be sent out in the coming weeks.

The runner registration link and the volunteer signup link are available on the Jefferson Lab Activities Group webpage at: