HU athletics to host 5K on August 11

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2012-06-19
HUNTINGTON, Ind. - The Huntington University athletic department will host the first ever Forester/FCA 5K on Saturday, August 11th at 8:00 a.m. in conjunction with the second annual Fandana Festival.

Registration begins at 7:00 a.m. at the Merillat Physical Education and Recreation Complex. The course will be throughout the Huntington University campus and side streets of Huntington. Cost to participate is $20 if you register by August 4 and $25 after August 4. A $5 donation from each registration will be given to FCA. Participants will receive a free t-shirt.

Online registration is available at www.runrace.net (click here to register). Once you find the race, click on the Registration tab to sign-up. Registration forms for the race are also available at the Huntington University Athletic Office. If you have any questions, contact Mike Frame at mframe@huntington.edu or 260-359-4082.

The Fandana Festival is a two-day music, art and film festival hosted by Huntington University on August 10-11 featuring over 50 bands including Chris Tomlin, Sidewalk Prophets, Over the Rhine and Family Force 5. To learn more about the Fandana Festival, click here.

Since 1954, the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) has been challenging coaches and athletes on the professional, college, high school, junior high and youth levels to use the powerful medium of athletics to impact the world for Jesus Christ. FCA is the largest Christian sports organization in America. FCA focuses on serving local communities by equipping, empowering and encouraging people to make a difference for Christ. 
The Huntington University Foresters compete in 16 intercollegiate sports for men and women. In the past decade, Huntington has produced 46 NAIA All-America honors and 202 All-America Scholar Athlete honors. Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S.News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest. 
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Ashley C. Smith
Associate Director for Media Relations
260.359.4171
Joanne Green
Sports Information Director
260.359.4284