Friar 5k

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Date & Location
Date: 10/20/2012
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Providence College
1 Cunningham Square
Providence, RI  02918
Contact Information
The Office of Institutional Advancement

The Office of Institutional Advancement and the Providence College community invite you to participate in our 3rd Annual Friar 5K benefiting the PC Fund.  Students, alumni, faculty, staff and the general public are invited to run or walk this 3.1-mile USA Track and Field-sanctioned course.  You will find yourself running in and around the Providence College campus.   

Pre-registration is highly recommended and a free cotton race t-shirt is included in the entrance fee.  T-shirt sizes are on a first come first serve basis. 

Pre-registration fee:
PC students and under 18 - $18.00
Alumni, faculty and staff, and the general public - $25.00

Friday/Race Day registration fee:
PC students and under 18 - TBD
Alumni, faculty and staff, and the general public - TBD

Packet Pick-up
Friday, October 19, 2012
Providence College, Harkins Hall Rotunda 12:00-2:00 p.m. and 4:00-6:30 p.m.

Saturday, October 20, 2012
Providence College, Slavin Lawn and Slavin Center Atrium 8:00 - 9:30 a.m.
Registration packets including t-shirt, bib number and timing chip.

10:00 a.m. shotgun start, will kick-off the race at Harkins Hall.

Friar Fan Fest:
Immediately following the race, all participants and their families are encouraged to attend our Fan Fest (co-sponsored with Athletics) on Slavin Lawn. 

Awards will be given out to participants at this celebration.
Race Information
Race Categories
18 & under, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & over
Awards will be given to the top 3 runners in each age category (male and female) and also to the overall male and female winner. 
Note: All race participants will compete within their age category.

Please Note:
*Children aged 12 and under are allowed on the course for free, but will not receive a t-shirt or timing chip. Children aged 12-18 are asked to pay the student fee $15 and will receive both a shirt and timing chip.

Participants with strollers are welcome to participate in the race. On race day, these participants will be directed to the back of the starting line.

All applicants must sign a waiver to participate in this event.  


Providence College  1 Cunningham Square, Providence, RI 02918-0001, USA    
T 401-865-2414