The Niagara County Community College Alumni Association will host the annual NCCC Alumni 5K Run/Walk Friday, May 1. The course is USA Track and Field certified and features a fast, flat route around the scenic campus in Sanborn.
Proceeds from the race support NCCC student scholarships and the NCCC Alumni Association. The event is open to the public, alumni, faculty, staff and students.
Registration and packet pick-up will begin at 4:30 p.m. in the main gym. The official race will start promptly at 6:30 p.m. ChampionChip RFID timing will be performed by "Score This."
Prizes will be given to the overall male and female winners, and awards will be given for the top three finishers in each age category for the 5K race. Walkers are welcome to participate in a one-mile walk.
The price to participate in the 5K Run or the one-mile walk is $20 before April 30, and $25 on race day. The fee includes an official NCCC Alumni 5K Run/Walk T-shirt to the first 200 participants, Buffalo Bisons baseball tickets to the first 200 participants, and a post-race party at NCCC with dinner, refreshments and music.
Dinner and beverage tickets for non-participants are available for purchase at the party.
To register for the race, visit http://www.niagaracc.suny.edu/foundation-alumni/5k-run-walk.php or call the alumni office at 716-614-5910.