Running With the Bulldogs 5K fun run/walk
Saturday, April 20, 2013 from 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM (PDT)
The second annual Running of the Bulldogs 5K run/walk is a part of Family Weekend on the campus of Benedictine University at Springfield. Participants do not have to be a Family Weekend participant in order to register for this event. This is a family friendly (strollers and dogs welcome) event. Refreshments will be provided at the end of the run/walk.
All participants are required to read and sign the event waiver form to be considered a participant.
$20 for all runners/walkers/ages $17 for Springfield College or Benedictine University at Springfield alumni.
The 5K route will circle the Benedictine campus and wind through and around Lincoln Park. This is a completely paved course. All miles will be marked along the way and there will be a water stop available for runners/walkers.
Click here for course map www.usatf.org/routes/view.asp?rID=466233
The event is chip timed using a bib chip system.
Friday, April 19 evening before the race
Pick up packets in the Angela Hall Gym on campus 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 20 Race Day Race at 8:30 a.m.
7:30 a.m. – 8:15 a.m. Packet Pick up at Start/Finish location
The event begins and ends on the campus of Benedictine University at Springfield. Please park in the campus parking lot located at the corner of 6th and Keys.
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Benedictine University at Springfield
Benedictine University at Springfield is a progressive liberal arts university offering master-, bachelor- and associate-degree programs. Founded in 1929 by the Ursuline Sisters, Springfield’s oldest institution of higher learning possesses an enduring legacy of leadership and excellence amid an exquisite campus setting with a vibrant student body. Degree programs include a variety of graduate and undergraduate courses in business; fine arts; the natural, life, and computational sciences; as well as humanities.
Small class sizes assure students personal attention and the opportunity to succeed. The Adult Accelerated Program gives working adults the opportunity to complete their degree at a pace that meets their needs and lifestyle. Benedictine University at Springfield’s accredited courses of study offer exceptional academic as well as practicum experience in core curricular areas, preparing students to excel as lifelong leaders and learners in both their scholarly disciplines and professional fields of study.