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Austin Cougar 5k

  • Brushy Creek Lake Park 3300 Brushy Creek Road Cedar Park, TX, 78613 United States (map)

Join us for the 3rd annual BYU Alumni Austin Cougar 5K and Kids Fun Run at Brushy Creek Lake Park on Saturday, October 13. Signup before Sept 22 to get early bird pricing!


Who: Runners and Walkers of all types! Competitive, non-competitive & strollers all welcome. This event is hosted by the BYU Alumni Association - Austin Chapter, but is for everyone. Invite your runner friends!

What: 5K and 1/2-mile kids fun run.

Where: Brushy Creek Lake Park

Why: Proceeds go towards scholarships for Austin BYU students


  • 7:15-8:15 am - Race day registration and Packet pickup

  • 8:25 am - 5K Run starts

  • 9:30 am - Kids Fun Run starts

  • 10:15 am - Race Awards and Prizes

  • All morning - Music, snacks, waffle love, and fun

Waffle Love

Waffle Love will be at the event! Get some delicious waffles after your run, you earned it!

Photos from 2017 Cougar 5k

Thank you to our sponsors for making the Cougar 5K possible!

Platinum Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Sponsor and Family Donation Benefits

If you would like to to sponsor or donate, please contact us at or simply make a payment online at the Austin BYU Alumni Square Store. Sponsor benefits include logo or family name printed on the race Tshirt and listed on our website. On race day the emcee will introduce each sponsor and sponsors are invited to set up a booth.

$1000 - True Blue - Includes 25 runner tickets, name in event title

$500 - Platinum - Includes 10 runner tickets

$250 - Gold - Includes 6 runner tickets

$100 - Silver - Includes 4 runner tickets


Volunteers are needed on race day and before Volunteer to help with the 2018 Austin Cougar 5k: Each volunteer receives a complimentary runner ticket including T-shirt. Email us at for your coupon code which can be redeemed on eventbrite for a free ticket.