Run, walk or crawl, if you must, and help raise money for the Building Healthy Communities Campaign at Holyoke Community College!
The 4th Annual Cougar Crawl 5K Run/Walk Challenge begins at 10 a.m., with registration from 8:00 to 9:30 a.m. at the Bartley Center at Holyoke Community College, 303 Homestead Ave., Holyoke.
The 5K run/walk is for all levels of runners. The 3.1-mile course is run completely on the tree-lined campus of the college. The course is great for families. Individuals, teams and school groups are all encouraged to participate.
Early registration is encouraged. The registration fee for ages 12 and up is $25 before May 2; $30 on the day of the race. Children 11 and under participate for free.
Fitness and nutrition majors will be leading pre-race stretches for those interested. T-shirts will be given to anyone who registers before April 25. There will also be a free, post-race barbecue, and prizes, including gift certificates and gym memberships.
Registration information will be available shortly.
Parking will be in Q lot off of Homestead Avenue or in lots K and L off of George Frost Drive.
For map of the campus with the race course outlined, click here. For questions about the Cougar Crawl over the weekend check out Facebook at www.facebook.com/give2hcc
Proceeds will support HCC's Building Healthy Communities Campaign.