Ugly Sweater 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run

Date: Dec 9, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Fitness Centers

On Saturday, December 19, the Fort Rucker Physical Fitness Center will host the annual Ugly Sweater 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run. Race Day registration will take place from 7:30–8:30 am, with the 5K starting at 9 am.

The Fun Run will begin after the 5K race is complete, and is open to all children, free of charge. Each Fun Run participant will receive a medal from Santa at the finish line!

Trophies will be awarded to Overall Male/Female, 1st Place trophies in 14 age categories, and medals for 2nd and 3rd place in 14 age categories. A Team trophy will be awarded to the Fastest Team and team streamers awarded to the top 3 finishing teams. Refreshments will be provided. Event is open to the public.

Ugly Sweater Contest:
Don’t forget to wear your ugliest Christmas sweater for our Ugly Sweater Contest that will begin at 7:30 am for the Adult and Child Ugliest and Most Original Sweater.



  • The cost for the 5K is $20 per individual with a t-shirt through December 3
  • $25 with a t-shirt while supplies last from December 4 to race day
  • There is also a $12 no shirt option.


  • Teams are $120 for 8 participants (each additional teammate pays the normal registration fee) through December 3 with t-shirts
  • or $160 from December 4 to race day with t-shirts while supplies last.

Registration Info

Participants are encouraged to pre-register at either Physical Fitness Center. For more information, please contact the Fort Rucker Physical Fitness Center at +1 (334)255-2296.