CCC Alumni Assn. to host 5K run/walk sponsored by Wilmington University

Registration is under way for the Cumberland County College Alumni Association 5K Run & Campus Walk on Saturday, April 26. The event is sponsored by Wilmington University.

Participants can register online at www.runsignup.com or go to www.cccnj.edu to download a mail-in registration brochure.

Early registration is $20 for runners and $10 for walkers, and is open until April 24. Participants may also register on the day of the event: $25 for runners, $10 for walkers. Please note: Registration fees for this rain or shine event are non-refundable.

Race day registration and warm-up begins at 8 a.m. The 5K Run begins at 9 a.m., while the Campus Walk will begin immediately following the race start. The 5K Run takes place on a cross-country course. Jog strollers and dogs are not permitted. The Campus Walk is wheelchair accessible and children are welcome.

The 5K Run will be computer timed by South Jersey Race Timing, LLC, and will feature a rugged cross-country course. Water stations and additional refreshments will be provided, along with DJ entertainment. Awards will be given to the 5K overall top male and top female finishers; and to the top 3 males and top 3 females in each of six age groups.

All proceeds from the event will enable the CCC Alumni Association to help provide an affordable education to all Cumberland County residents. The Alumni Association is also looking for volunteers to help with the event.

For more information, call 856-691-8600 ext. 1390 or email: mwarren@cccnj.edu