Cairn Athletics and the RUN 12:1 running club are sponsoring the Winter 5K at Core Creek Park on Saturday, Feb. 27, at 9:30 a.m.
This is the first race in the winter/spring series of races. The timed trail race will present awards for the top three male and female finishers. In addition to individual race awards, there will be overall series awards for those participating in multiple races.
Community runners and local cross country teams are invited to participate. Registration is $25 for individuals and $15 for students. For high school and college cross country teams, special team pricing may apply. Contact athletic director Jay Butler at email@example.com for more information.
Health and safety guidelines for COVID-19 will be implemented, including mask-wearing before and after the race (optional on the course); social distancing of a minimum six feet at the starting line; and use of hand sanitizer, disinfectant wipes, etc., which will be provided at the race. Registration is limited to 200 participants to maintain social distancing.
In addition to the live run, the Winter 5K includes a virtual challenge that runners can complete anywhere in the world. Participants of either the in-person or virtual run will receive a Winter 5K T-shirt.
To register and find more information about upcoming races, visit cairn.edu/5K