UF RecSports | 5K

PLANNED, EXECUTED, AND SOLD OUT THE LARGEST EVENT OF THE YEAR - A 5K RUN AND 1.5 MILE WALK FOR 2000 STUDENTS.

University of Florida's Department of Recreational Sports (UF RecSports) supports Gators living well on campus.

CHALLENGE

Preventing Gators from going out drinking to celebrate the last day of classes.

SOLUTION

The run is at midnight on the UF Campus's last day of spring classes. The event includes a 1.5 mile walk, 5K run, and dinner at Gator Corner dining.

STRATEGY

Coordinate with team members and departments to put on an event with local sponsors and the largest amount of students.

“Sophie is dedicated and focused in her service to our department. She “gets it” and understands the impact our services have on the lives of others. She is dependable and thorough. She is organized and doesn’t require project reminders as she keeps track of her tasks and communicates effectively with her managers. I am certain great opportunities lie ahead for Sophie and I look forward to staying in touch and celebrating her successes.”
— Andy Howard, Director of Marketing and Communication