Heat: There will be one heat starting at 11:00am
Oregon’s Ugliest Sweater Run Waiver
Starting Line: Alton Baker Park (100 Day Island Rd, Eugene, OR 97401)
Finish Line: 5th Street Public Market
Loyal Elf Registration (This will be our BEST price of the season!): $20 through December 31st, 2015
Regular Registration: $39, January 1st – December 10th
**GROUP DISCOUNTS ARE AVAILABLE (Pricing information on registration page)**
*Day of Registration (If Available)
*Kids ages 6-14: $15
*Kids 5 and under and strollers: Free
**OUSR T-SHIRT Available for $15 through Monday, November 28th
What you get with your registration:
*UGLY race bib to match your UGLY sweater
*One free hot chocolate or hot cider or coffee at the finish line
*Photo opportunities along the course and with Santa Claus at the finish line
*Eggnog Chugging Contest from 12:00pm – 12:15pm:
That’s right, you heard us…only the willing can participate. Line up and have a seat at the table. You will be cheered on by the crowd as you chug one of the season’s favorite delicious beverages. We will have prizes for 1st and 2nd place (You will LOVE our prizes!).
*Fruitcake Eating Contest from 12:15pm – 12:30pm:
We will pick 8 LUCKY participants from the crowd to join us on stage. You know that everyone loves fruitcake (wink wink) and you could be the lucky one to see how fast you can eat one. We will have prizes for 1st and 2nd place (You will LOVE our prizes!).
*Oregon’s Ugliest Sweater Contest—Dog Edition from 12:30pm – 12:45pm:
We can’t give all the glory to the humans! Bring your furry kids and deck them out in the UGLIEST of UGLY Christmas Sweaters. We will have prizes for 1st and 2nd place (You will LOVE our prizes!).
*UGLY Sweater Contest from 12:45pm – 1:00pm:
Only the elite and UGLIEST sweaters will make it on stage! Our panel of judges will pick their top 3 participants from those on stage and those 3 will then be judged by the crowd’s applause. We will have prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place (You will LOVE our prizes!).
Bring your beloved furry friends to come get UGLY with you! Bring your dogs to come experience the jolliest and the UGLIEST 5K in Oregon! We will have special treats (post-race dog snacks) at the finish line for your pets. Please make sure your pet is on a leash and please make sure to pick up any mess your pet might make. You are responsible for your pet during Oregon’s Ugliest Sweater Run (see waiver).
Rules & Safety Guidelines:
The following rules and guidelines are intended to help create a fun and safe event for all participants:
Participants must abide by all instructions given from the race director, race staff, volunteers and medical personnel.
Participants understand and acknowledge Oregon’s Ugliest Sweater Run can be an extreme event and accept all risks associated with the event.
Participants must be physically able to complete the course. If for whatever reason you are unable to complete any part of the course that is ok.
Participants must wear the provided Oregon’s Ugliest Sweater Run 5k bib number clearly shown on the front. No participant will be allowed to race without an official bib number.
Several videographers and photographers are stationed throughout the course. Participants agree to allow the event producer to use any pictures or video footage of the event for future promotional purposes.
In-line skates, bicycles, skateboards or any other type of wheeled device are strictly prohibited on the course with the exception of strollers.
No Scrooges allowed! Our security is tough and will escort any bad elves off the property. Santa knows if you are naughty or nice.
Registration is closed when the maximum capacity is reached.
Parking at EWEB (500 E 4th Ave, Eugene, OR 97401):
Parking is $5 per car (please bring exact change) AND/OR an unwrapped toy (Christmas for Kids, Toys for Tots and Foster and Adoptive Parent Association of Lane County) . You can be as giving as you would like! Volunteers will be collecting these items at the entrance to the parking lot, so please have ready on hand. Please car-pool as spots are limited. All parking will be donated to our three charities.
Packet Pick-up will be at Sports Authority at the Valley River Center Mall on Thursday, December 8th from 12:00pm-6:00pm and Sunday, December 11th from 8:00am-10:00am at Alton Baker Park. If for whatever reason you are not able to pick up your packet on Thursday, you may have a friend/family member pick up your packet and bib for you.
**For questions please email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call: 503-593-6276
**Last day to register on-line will be Saturday, December 10th at 11:59pm. Registration will be limited the day of and will be from 8:00am-10:00am.