The 2019 Pi Mile 5 K start line.

Event Information

Date: Tuesday, March 14

Check-in: Begins at 6:00 a.m. at the CRC.

Race Start: 7:00 a.m. in front of the CRC on Ferst Drive.

Course Details: The race will follow the Pi Mile course on campus.

Please Note: There will not be any road closures or course support along the way. All pedestrian laws must be followed. Watch out for traffic, especially if they have the right of way.



    • Register on here
    • Cost: $10
    • Event T-shirt: Guaranteed event T-shirt (sizes not guaranteed)
    • T-shirt Pick Up: Participants who complete the 5k race can pick up their event T-shirt upon completion of the race.

    Eligibility: CRC Students, faculty, staff, and alumni members are welcome to participate in this event. Race day is limited to 300 participants.


    Top Finishers:  Awards will be given to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place man and woman finishers overall. To be eligible for these prizes, participants must be in the first wave.


    Campus Recreation is happy to collaborate with the following campus partners in bringing this year’s Pi Day 5k event:

    • Georgia Tech Police Department
    • Georgia Tech Dining
    • Student and Campus Event Centers - Grad Program

    Race Results

    Top Man 2023

    1st Place Matthew Bishop 16:24
    2nd Place Zhao Chen 16:28
    3rd Place Sean Rager 16:37

    Top Woman 2023

    1st Place Paige Towler 21:09
    2nd Place Paige Smith 21:43
    3rd Place Emily Hermann 22:13

    Congratulations to all of our participants! 

    Safety Guidelines

    This event will follow CDC, state, and local safety guidelines. Additionally, the CRC will have these guidelines in place:

    • Directional signage will be on the 5k Pi-Mile course.
    • There will not be any road closures along the course. All pedestrian laws must be followed. Watch out for traffic, especially if they have the right of way.
    • Water will be available at the CRC. Hydration will not be available on the course.

    We would like to stress the importance of caring for yourself and our community by taking preventative measures to limit the spread of illness – wash your hands frequently, avoid touching your face, cover your cough, and avoid exposure to people who are sick. We would like to also reiterate the message to stay home if you are experiencing symptoms of any illness including the common cold, flu, or cough.