20th Annual Run for the Refuge

10K, 5K

Event Date

Sun, Jul 17, 2016

Address

Fairbanks, AK

About This Activity

Celebrate the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge with our 20th Annual Run for the Refuge trail race,  a 10k run and a 5k walk/run.  This year's race will take place on Sunday, July 17th at 1pm. Race begins at the University of Alaska Fairbanks Ski Hut. Support the conservation of Alaska's refuge by participating in this fun, family-friendly event!

The 5K is stroller friendly, and is an enjoyable walk for those who are not competitive runners. Entry fee for either race includes post-race snacks, t-shirt for those who register in advance, and prizes for top finishers in each class (men, women, and children under 12). There will be door prizes and spectators are always welcome!

Registration Information: Online registration ($25) will be open until midnight on Friday, July 15th. An early registration ($25) and bib pickup event will be held at Hot Licks Homemade Ice Cream from 3-7pm on Friday, July 15th at the College Road Hot Licks location. Race-day registration ($30) will begin at Noon on Sunday, July 17th in the UAF ski hut near the Akasofu Building on the West Ridge of the UAF Campus.

Bib Pickup Information: Bibs and t-shirts can be picked up at the registration and bib pickup event at Hot Licks on Friday, July 15th from 3-7pm at the College Road Hot Licks location. Bibs and t-shirts can also be picked up beginning at Noon on Sunday, July 17th in the UAF ski hut near the Akasofu Building on the West Ridge of the UAF Campus.

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