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    Wildcats Invite NU, Evanston Communities to 5K Race Series

    NUSPORTSDOTCOM NU's scenic Lakeside Field will serve as the starting point for the upcoming Cross Country 5K Race Series.
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    NU's scenic Lakeside Field will serve as the starting point for the upcoming Cross Country 5K Race Series.
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    April 23, 2013

    Information and Entry Form -- NU 5K Race SeriesGet Acrobat Reader

    EVANSTON, Ill. -- Northwestern Cross Country has announced dates and details for its upcoming Spring 5K Race Series, a trio of fun 5K races held on the scenic lakefront of NU's Evanston campus.

    Races this spring are scheduled for Tuesday, April 30; Tuesday, May 14; and Tuesday, May 28, with all three races beginning at 6 p.m. and departing from the south end of NU's Lakeside Field. Cost for each race is $10 for adults and $5 for youth ages 17 and under, or $25 for all three races. The price of each adult ticket includes a coupon for one free drink at Bluestone Restaurant, valid only on the night of the race).

    Runners of all ages are invited to participate and prizes will be awarded to top male and female finishers. No advance registration will be held for the 5K Race Series. Registration for each run will begin at 5:30 p.m. the night of the event; runners are asked to bring a completed entry form and payment (cash or check only) or complete a registration form upon arrival.

    Parking in the east lot at NU's Sports Pavilion and Aquatic Center (2311 N Campus Drive) is free after 4 p.m. each day.

    Please contact Northwestern assistant coach Patricia Loughlin Tormey (p-loughlin@northwestern.edu) with additional questions.

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