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'Howl at the Moon' 5K run/walk
scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 25
Oct. 2, 2008 --
University’s fourth annual "Howl at the Moon" 5K run and walk is
scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 25, at 6:15 p.m. The event is hosted by the
Physical Therapy Student Association and HealthSouth and is the final
event in the 2008 Ridge Rider Athletic Club’s running and walking
Registration is 5-6 p.m. Entry fee is $15 if
postmarked by Oct. 15. Entry fee postmarked after Oct. 15 is $20. The
run and walk begins and ends at the Student Union Center Court on the
ASU campus. The marked and supervised course loops through the east
campus, and includes rolling hills and ends with fairly flat terrain.
Each participant receives a t-shirt and race goody bag.
Several events are being held in conjunction with the race, including a
costume contest for all entrants, including the scariest, most creative
and silliest. Kids entered in the Kids Fun Run for ages nine and under
will have trick-or-treat stops along the route.
There is also group competition for Greek groups, student organizations,
and corporate, business and local organizations for the three fastest
groups overall. First place finishers in each category receive special
"Howl at the Moon" trophies.
Light snacks and punch will be provided at the finish as well as live
music before and after the race.
For additional information, contact Jim Farris or Roy Aldridge at (870)
972-3591 or email@example.com.
Those wishing to register can visit The Ridge Rider Athletic Club’s
website at www.ridgerider.org.