Cornell's Walk/Run Day

It's easy to participate and you could win awesome PRIZES with total value over $500! Open to Cornell staff, faculty, students, graduate students, postdocs, retirees, and spouses/partners. Additional prize winning opportunities available if you participate through the Facebook challenges too.

Participate In Just 3 Easy Steps:

  • Step 1: Move for 2 miles at some point on October 2.
  • Step 2: Visit the event page WalkRunSmiles.com to complete the Prize Drawing entry form by midnight on October 2.
  • Step 3: Don’t forget to congratulate yourself knowing you made steps to a healthier you!

Optional Facebook Challenges: Be entered to win extra prizes if you post a photo from one of the options below to Cornell Wellness' Facebook Page or Cornell Transportation Services Facebook Page:

  • post a photo of you walking or running with your pet
  • post a photo of you walking with a group of three or more Cornell colleagues, friends, classmates, or teammates
  • post a photo of yourself in front of something (a place or thing), and ask people to guess where you are

Add #CornellWalkRunDay to your posts!

This event is brought to you by Cornell Wellness, Cornell Transportation and Mail Services, and Cornell Rec Services. Thank you to our event supporters including: The Botanic Gardens, Lab of Ornithology, The Cornell Store, Campus-to-Campus, The Cornell Club, Cornell Tech, Weill Cornell, The Ag Station at Geneva, Cornell Dairy, Finger Lakes Running and Triathlon Company.

PRIZE LIST

  • Campus-to-Campus Round Trip Bus Ticket To NYC or Ithaca, PLUS an overnight stay at The Cornell Club from Campus-to-Campus and The Cornell Club
  • $100 Gift Certificate from The Finger Lakes Running & Triathlon Company towards a pair of walking or running shoes
  • High Lumen Headlamp for walking and running from Cornell Wellness
  • Red Cornell Contigo Travel Mug from Cornell Transportation and Delivery Services
  • Cornell Blender Bottle from Cornell Transportation and Delivery Services
  • Cornell Agritech lunch boxes (5) from NY Agricultural Experiment Station, Geneva
  • Cornell Dr. Suess Coffee Mug from Cornell Transportation and Delivery Services
  • Cornell Winter Scarf – Grey with Red bands from Cornell Wellness
  • Cornell Winter Scarf – Red and White stripes from Cornell Wellness
  • Cornell Socks – Black with Cornell bear from Cornell Wellness
  • Cornell Knit gloves – Red and White stripes with texting tips from Cornell Wellness
  • Cornell Knit gloves – Charcoal with texting tips from Cornell Wellness
  • BSEEN 2 Glow In The Dark LED Armbands – Blue from Cornell Wellness
  • BSEEN 2 Glow In The Dark LED Armbands – Green from Cornell Wellness
  • Cornell Tech Coffee Mug from Cornell Transportation and Delivery Services
  • Cornell Tech Sports Bottle from Cornell Transportation and Delivery Services
  • Weill Cornell Medicine Camelbak from Cornell Transportation and Delivery Services
  • Weill Cornell Medicine Coffee Mug from Cornell Transportation and Delivery Services