Friday, 16 April 2010 00:00
W.T. Clarke Middle and High School’s Run With the Rams, a 5K Run/Walk and 1-Mile Fun Run through the streets of Salisbury, will take place Saturday, April 17 (rain or shine).
Both events will begin at Clarke, which is located in 740 Edgewood Drive in Westbury, will take participants through the suburban streets of Salisbury. The Fun Run will start at 8:30 a.m. with the 5K scheduled for 9 a.m. with number pick-up and in-person registration from 7:15 a.m. in the school gymnasium.
Fees for the 5K run/walk are as follows: $20 (if postmarked by April 2); $25 (if postmarked after April 2). Registration for the 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk is $10 (if postmarked by April 2); $15 (if postmarked after April 2). All pre-registrations in the 5K will receive a T-shirt.
A portion of the proceeds from this year’s event will benefit a Clarke community member/family in need with the remainder going to Clarke athletics.
Timing and scoring will be conducted by Tri and Du It Multisport and awards will be given to the top three 5K participants in the following categories: male, female and East Meadow School District faculty member along with elementary, middle and high school age. Additionally, the top three Fun Run finishers in kindergarten through fifth grade will receive awards. Participants are only eligible for one award.