Wednesday, September 28, 2011
The Run for UWG, a 5K run on the University of West Georgia campus that benefits the school’s scholarship fund, will feature a new race course when runners of all ages converge at the UWG Athletics Complex, on Thursday, Oct. 6.
Early registration for the event has been extended to Tuesday, Oct. 4.
A fall tradition at UWG, the event will include a tot trot for children ages 2-6 (starts at 5:15 p.m.), a one-mile fun run (5:45 p.m.) and the 5K run (6:15 p.m.).
If you register by Oct. 4, fees are: $10 for UWG students, $15 for individuals and $40 for families (can include up to four participants).
All those who register by Oct. 4 receive a T-shirt.
Participants are encouraged to pick up their T-shirts on Oct. 5 (the day before the race) at the Alumni House between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m.
If you register on Oct. 5 or on race day, fees are: $15 for UWG students, $20 for individuals and $40 for families.
To register by phone (must use credit card), call 678-839-6582 or to download an entry form, visit http://www.westga.edu/assetsDept/alumni/Run_for_UWG_11(4).pdf.
Completed entry forms can be mailed or hand-delivered to:
Run for UWG
1601 Maple St.
Carrollton, Ga. 30118
The new course for the races will begin and end at the UWG Athletics Complex (home of UWG's football stadium) and will run entirely through campus.
So lace up your running shoes and join the Wolves for fun and fitness!