Funky Monkey 5K and Fun Run

Mobile, AL

Funky Monkey 5K and Fun Run



Thompson Foundation, the charitable arm of Thompson Engineering.


University of South Alabama Campus, SGA Pavilion at the Intramural Fields


Certified 5K course (AL08004JD) on the USA campus; Fun run is approximately ¾-mile and starts at 8:45 a.m.


Mail in registration (postmarked by March 3); in person at McCoy Outdoor, Run-N-Tri, Fleet Feet in Mobile or Running Wild in Fairhope until noon on Thursday, March 8; online until 4 a.m. on Friday, March 9. Early packet pickup at Thompson Engineering, 2970 Cottage Hill Rd., Friday, March 9 from 11a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Race day registration and packet pick up at the race site from 6:30 – 7:30 a.m.

Race Shirts:

Participants registered by Monday, February 12 will receive a Funky Monkey 5K moisture-wicking t-shirt. Otherwise, shirts are available while supplies last. Note: youth t-shirts in cotton only.

Post-Race Party:

Featuring Mobile’s Biggest Banana Split, plus PB&J sandwiches, hot chocolate, door prizes, awards and more!

5K Awards:

Top three male & female Overall, top male & female Masters, Grandmasters & Senior Grandmasters. Top three male & female in age groups: 9 & under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, & 75-99.

Finisher ribbons for the fun run.

Charity Challenge:

The charity with the largest number of registrants receives a $1,000 donation from the Thompson Foundation. Must be a 501(c)3 non-profit. Register by Thursday, March 8 to make your Charity Challenge vote count.