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Will Rogers Memorial 5k

April 9, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am


It’s time to lace up the running shoes for the annual Will Rogers Memorial 5K and Fun Run Saturday, April 9. A USATF certified and sanctioned run on the Cherokee Nation Wings schedule, the event is a cooperative effort of Cherokee Nation, Rogers State University and the Will Rogers Memorial Museum. Races begin and end at the northeast entrance of the RSU campus across the street from the Museum.

The Fun Run begins at 8 a.m. at the starting point for both events. The 5K run is through a marked trail in the RSU Nature Reserve and begins at 8:30 a.m.

Prizes will be awarded the top three male and female standard age group.

Registration will begin at 6:30 a.m. inside the Will Rogers Memorial Museum. The first 500 to show up on race day will receive a race t-shirt.

Registration is free to Wings members. Deadline is March 30. For others 5K pre-registration is $20 in advance and $25 on race day, 1-K pre-registration is $15 and $20 on race day. Proceeds from non-Wings member entries will benefit Will Rogers Memorial and checks should be made payable to Will Rogers Memorial.

Entry forms for online registration are available at http://willrogersmemorial5k.eventbrite.com. Code for Wings members only is Wings. Registration forms can also be completed and mailed or faxes to Cherokee Nation Wings Program, P.O. Box 948, Tahlequah, OK 74465.


April 9, 2016
8:00 am - 11:00 am
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