HAMDEN, Conn. – Quinnipiac University will host its annual Cross Country Challenge on Saturday, August 18, 2012, a 5k race that is sponsored by the Woodbridge Running Company. The event welcomes participants of all ages and abilities to embark on QU’s scenic course on Mount Carmel Campus. The race will begin at 9:30 a.m.
The experience takes participants through QU’s picturesque campus, allowing runners to enjoy great day of fun. Prizes will be awarded for top performances as well. The top male and female participant will receive gift certificates to the Woodbridge Running Company, while each 10th finisher will receive a QU Cross Country T-shirt.
Fans interested in attending the event are required to fill out the Registration Form. The form can be submitting to Head Coach Carolyn Martin or handed in on the day of the event. The Registration Fee will be $10 per contestant with all checks payable to Quinnipiac University. Runners under the age of 18 are required to have their parents sign a waiver before competing.
All proceeds will benefit the 2012 men’s and women’s cross country programs. The Bobcats open the campaign with the Stony Brook Invitational on September 1, 2012 in New York. For all of the latest news, results and highlights of the cross country program, please visit the official website of Quinnipiac Athletics, www.QuinnipiacBobcats.com.
Contact: Tony Distasio; firstname.lastname@example.org