McMurry University Homecoming 5000 Roadrace
By Gary Ellison Associate Director University Relations
ABILENE, Texas – Registration has begun for the 32nd annual McMurry 5000 road race, scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 17. The 3.1 mile race which begins and ends in Wilford Moore Stadium on the McMurry University campus is sponsored by the university’s Kinesiology student majors club. Long-sleeve t-shirts are awarded to the first 100 entrants. Awards are given to the first three men and first three women overall. Special gifts are given to first-sixth places in nine men’s and nine women’s age groups. The pre-race registration fee is $18; race day registration will be $25. Special group rates are available for school competitors. For more information, call 793-4634 between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Monday-Thursday.
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