The Rutgers Big Chill 5k is a charitable event that has served the Rutgers University-New Brunswick, NJ community since 2003. This year's event offers both an in-person and virtual race.
The in-person race will occur on December 3 at 10 a.m., with runner check-in beginning at 8 am. The Rutgers Big Chill has been a staple within the Rutgers University-New Brunswick Community for 20 years and is enjoyed by thousands of runners yearly. We aim to continue the Big Chill tradition while giving back to the community and keeping participants active and motivated.
December 3, 2022 | College Avenue Gym | 10am start
$20 In-person race fee + $10 toy donation
Participants will receive a 20th anniversary commemorative long sleeve shirt (receive during runner pick up)
Location of your choice | Complete Virtual Race from Nov. 28 - Dec. 5, 2022
$20 virtual race fee includes The Big Chill winter hat (mailed to your home)
Virtual participants will have the opportunity to run or walk a 5K at a location of their choice and submit their 5k times anytime from Monday, November 28– Monday, December 5.
Proceeds from the race will benefit the No Hungry Knights Scholarship Fund.