Alumni Weekend 5K set for April 16

Release Date: 3/29/2011

Clarksville, Ark. --- The annual University of the Ozarks Alumni Weekend 5K Run/Walk is scheduled to begin at 8 a.m., Saturday, April 16.

The race will begin near the soccer field on the U of O campus. Registration will start at 7:30 a.m. in the Walton Fine Arts Center parking lot. The race is sponsored and organized by the university’s men’s and women’s cross country teams and is open to the public. Proceeds from the race will help support the teams.

There will be medals awarded to the top finishers in several age groups, and T-shirts will be given to race participants. The cost to enter the race is $15 for pre-registered runners and $20 on the morning of the race. Current U of O students can participate for $10.

For more information on the race or to pre-register, please contact the Alumni Office at 479-979-1234.