Run Josh Run is a fundraising event for Engineers Without Borders (EWB) held on April 26 and 27 from 10 a.m.-10 a.m--a full 24-hour period.

Individuals walkers/runners are asked to solicit monetary sponsorships corresponding to the number of laps they run. Single-amount donations are gladly accepted as well.

People can also ask to have EWB’s designated runner sponsored on a per lap basis. The EWB runner will be attempting to run 100 miles (400 laps) in 24 hours. Individuals are encouraged to support walkers/runners even if they do not have sponsorships.

Individual registration before the event can be done online (it's $20, and includes a T-shirt). Individual registration on the day of the event is free and event T-shirts will be available for $20. Lap counters will be provided by EWB-WYO.

This year’s run will also include a team competition. Teams will have an opportunity to compete for awards for most laps run and most funds raised during the 24-hour event.

Here are the guidelines for teams:

  • Teams can consist of up to 6 members and must have at least 2 members.
  • An individual may only be on one team.
  • An organization may register an unlimited amount of teams.
  • Laps will be counted by EWB-WYO members.
  • Team entry will be $20 and includes lap counters and refreshments.
  • The team registration fee does not include T-shirts. Event T-shirts will be available for $15 per person.

Event schedule and times

Registration starts at 9:00 a.m., and the event starts at 10:00 a.m. on April 26.  The event will last until 10:00 a.m. on April 27.