2023 Race Information
The 19th annual Welles Remy Crowther Red Bandanna 5k will be in-person and open to all**. For those of you who are unable to join us in person, you can still run with us virtually, at your convenience. (Please note, in-person and virtual runners will both need to register by Wednesday, 10/18.)
**COVID notice: If Covid concerns require it, the race will revert to virtual (or virtual for non-BC community). Please be advised of this possibility when making your travel plans. If we must make changes due to Covid, your registration status will be adjusted, but refunds cannot be offered. Thank you for understanding.
Please share your run/walk pictures and videos: #BCredbandannarun
Race Day Check-in and Registration
Check-in and (limited) race day registration begins at 7:15am in Lyons Dining Hall on the Boston College campus. All participants must be checked in/registered by 8:15am. The race begins at 9am in front of the Gasson Hall eagle.
A campus map can be found at: www.bc.edu/redbandannarun
Course Map and Parking
A course map and parking/T information can be found at www.bc.edu/redbandannarun
Please note there is a fee to park on campus.
Every registered runner will receive a red bandanna!!
Virtual runners: Please register by 10/10 to get your bandanna by mail before 10/21. (You will still receive a bandanna if you register after 10/10, but it may not arrive by 10/21.) A race bib will be emailed to all virtual runners.
*BC students, faculty, and staff will receive additional information about how to pick up their race gear.
The Welles Remy Crowther Charitable Trust
The Crowther family established The Welles Remy Crowther Charitable Trust to honor Welles' memory through scholarships and support of organizations that assist young people in their pursuit of excellence. For more information, please visit: http://crowthertrust.org/
Post Race Party
Please join the Crowther family for a post-race celebration on the Academic Quad in front of Lyons Dining Hall.