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Operation School Bell 5K is an annual fundraiser event hosted by Assistance League Norman! All proceeds benefit Operation School Bell philanthropic program which provides free, new clothing to students in the Norman and Little Axe school districts. You can learn more by visiting Assistance League Norman’s website at

The 5K and 1-Mile Fun Run has been rescheduled as of 4/4/2024 to Saturday, May 4th, 2024 at 8:30am at the University of Oklahoma! The Start / Finish Line will be located at the Oklahoma Memorial Union located on Asp Ave. At the conclusion of the 5K, we will host an awards ceremony for our top finishers. All Fun Run participants will receive a participation medal.

The Virtual 5K will occur starting May 4- May 11, 2024 as an option for registrants to participate at their convenience. Virtual 5K participants will upload their race results after completion. Virtual 5K participants will not receive a medal.

Racer Check-In & Bib Pick-Up

  • May 3, 2024
    • Henry Home Interiors – 3720 W Robinson St #112, Norman, OK 73072
    • 12:00pm – 6:00pm
  • May 4, 2024
    • Check-In at race location
    • 7:30am – 8:00am

Parking Options

  • Free parking is located in the Duck Pond Parking Lot (MP4 lot) located east side of the Oklahoma Memorial Stadium. For reference, please review the OU Parking map
  • Oklahoma Memorial Union Parking Garage ($2 per hour / $14 per day)
  • Campus Corner (metered parking)


  • Oklahoma Memorial Union
  • Price College of Business
  • Nielson Hall

Social Media Promotion:

For all participants, share your success on social media and make sure to tag Assistance League Norman on Facebook & Instagram. Use the hashtags #OperationSchoolBell5K and #AssistanceLeague Norman.

Weather Policy

Rain or Shine, the 5K will take place. However, in the event of lightning, we will make a decision at the event regarding start delay.

Thank you to our sponsors!