BYU Alumni Association holds annual 5K

ST. GEORGE – The Brigham Young University Alumni Association St. George Chapter will host the fifth annual BYU 5K run/walk beginning at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 16 at the Confluence Park, 1850 S. Convention Center Dr.

Register online by May 3 and receive a commemorative BYU shirt. The cost is $15 per individual runner or $50 for a family of 4. Additional family members may participate at a cost of $10 each. Registration onsite on the day of the event will begin at 7 a.m.

Following the race around a specified course, there will be prize drawings for gifts from local merchants and businesses.

According to event chairwoman Vicki Lewis:

“All proceeds from this event will be used to fund scholarships for deserving Washington County students attending Brigham Young University.”

Since the beginning of this event, 18 Washington County students studying at BYU have received more than $35,000 in scholarships from the local alumni chapter supporting their education goals.

For more information on the fun run or on how to become involved in the St. George Chapter of the BYU Alumni Association, call 435-272-7564.

 

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