Time remains to register for Ranger Run

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Time remains to register for Ranger Run

October 13, 2009

The Northwestern Oklahoma State University Alumni Association will sponsor the 24th annual Ranger Run on Saturday, Oct 24. The 5K Ranger Run and 1 Mile Fun Run will begin at 8 a.m., in front of the Rialto Theater on the downtown square in Alva. Registration begins at 7:15 a.m., and Homecoming t-shirts are given to each paid entry.

An entry form and information regarding the Ranger Run can be found at www.nwosu.edu/homecoming.

Medals will be awarded to the first three placings in both the women's and men's age group categories for the 5K Run. Prizes also are awarded to the first three placings in the 1 Mile Fun Run, men's and women's age group categories. Additionally, a trophy for Overall Best Time will be awarded to both the women’s and men’s groups.

The Ranger Run is an exciting part of Homecoming festivities each fall for Northwestern and the Alva community. The 5K Ranger Run starts promptly at 8 a.m. Registration is by mail or in person until 7:45 a.m. on Oct. 24. Fees are $15 through Oct. 19 and $20 after this date.

The Ranger Fun Run begins shortly after 8 a.m., as soon as the Ranger 5K Runners have cleared the starting line. Registration is by mail or in person until 7:45 a.m., on Oct. 24. Fees are $10 through Oct. 19 and $15 after this date. The course is one mile and all children, adults, pets and Ranger fans are encouraged to participate.

For course maps and more information or to receive a registration sheet, please contact Shawna Copenhaver, J.R. Holder Wellness Center director, at sacopenhaver@nwosu.edu or (580)-327-8105.

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