Freezin’ 5K race at Cal U.
California University students will hold the Freezin’ 5K race and fun walk around Cal U’s main campus Dec. 8.
Race proceeds will benefit scholarships at Cal U., as well as the River Town Program, created by the Pennsylvania Environmental Council to highlight recreation options in riverside communities including California and neighboring Coal Center. Prizes will be awarded to the three fastest male and female finishers in the overall walk/run. Additional prizes will be awarded to the top two male and female finishers in each age group.
Registration begins at 8 a.m. in parking lot 2, across from the Eberly Science and Technology Center. The race begins at 9 a.m. Visitor parking is available in the Vulcan garage, off Third Street near the campus entrance. Participants receive a discount if they pre-register. Registration fee for the 5K race is $20 for adults who sign up in advance, or $23 for race-day registration. Children ages 17 and younger pay $15 in advance, $18 on race day. Families of four or more may register for a total of $40 in advance or $43 on race day. Registration fee for all fun walk participants is $7 in advance or $9 on race day. For links to online registration for the Freezin’ 5K, visit the Cal U website, www.calu.edu.