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We look forward to your participation in the first ever True Bruin Move & Groove VIRTUAL 5K. Post photos from your run on social media using #UCLAVirtual5k to be entered in a random prize drawing!

The Fifth Annual True Bruin Move & Groove 5K Run/Walk is still virtual!

The virtual 5K will be held from Saturday, May 12, 2018 through Sunday, May 20, 2018. Participants can run/walk their 5K any time during that week, anywhere they choose! You simply track your run using one of several popular tracking apps, and submit a screenshot of your run to us.

This event is for everyone, no matter your fitness level. It’s a fun way to get creative with your friends and family, make new friends, and support the cause! Imagine running the same race with that friend across the country or hiking your 5K with a friend across the world!

All proceeds go towards staff scholarships for professional development!

As part of your paid registration, you will receive some awesome perks:

  • T-Shirt

  • Medal

  • Goodie Bag

Your submitted screenshots will qualify you to compete for various award categories, such as:

  • Top Male Finisher

  • Top Female Finisher

  • Top Finisher in each age group

  • Top Climbers Award

  • Top Team Award

    • average of top 5 finishing times
    • must use same team name when submitting time
  • Most Creative Course Route

  • Most Exotic Run Location

  • Rookie 5K Award

  • and more!


Cost: $25 (does not include shipping)
Registration Deadline: Saturday, May 19, 2018

There is a team discount available! For every four (4) paid entries, you get an additional entry free! Four participants must have already paid via the CASHNet system to be eligible. Please contact Staff Assembly at if interested in this team registration.

You can pick up your t-shirt, medal, and goodie bag during our pick-up events that will be held on the UCLA campus. We will announce the pick-up dates as we approach race week. You will also have the choice to ship your t-shirt and medal for an additional cost.

Rules of Competition

  • Entry fees are non-refundable
  • Registration is non-transferable
  • It is the responsibility of each participant to follow all posted road signs and traffic laws.
  • Posted website results are final. No further protests or changes to the data will be accepted.
  • Decisions of the event director or race director are final in all matters.


A special thank you to our wonderful partners who have made this event possible:


The True Bruin Move and Groove 5K is a joint effort of the Staff Assembly and the Healthy Campus Initiative. Both Staff Assembly and HCI are committed to ensuring that our faculty and staff have the widest range of opportunities to improve and maintain their health. Join us in helping to make UCLA the healthiest campus in America.