Ad-Express and Daily Iowegian, Centerville, IA

October 1, 2012

IHCC 5K run and two-mile walk Oct. 3


Daily Iowegian

OTTUMWA — There is still time to register for the eighth annual Indian Hills Homecoming 5K Run and 2-Mile Walk. The event will kick off at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 3, in the west parking lot of Indian Hills’ Advanced Technology Center on the Ottumwa Campus.  

Awards for the 5K will be given to the top three male and female runners in the traditional age groups14 and under, 15 to 18, 19 to 29, 30 to 39, 40 to 49 and 50 to 59. Two awards will also be available for 60 to 69 and one for the 70 and over divisions. The top male and female overall will receive a $25 gift certificate.

The registration form is available on the Indian Hills’ web site at www.indianhills.edu/5KRun. The fee is $25. All paid participants will receive a race “tech” shirt (moisture wicking) and race packet.

This event raises money for the Indian Hills Community College Scholarship Fund and promotes health and family involvement. It also coincides with Ottumwa’s Oktoberfest and the Indian Hills homecoming festivities.  For more information, call (641) 680-5684 or email jim.streeby@indianhills.edu.