October 14, 2009  


Student Organizations Host Mustang 5k Run/Walk and One-Mile Fun Run

The Northeast Alabama Community College Mu Alpha Theta, Student Government Association, Sigma Kappa Delta, and Phi Theta Kappa student organizations invite participation in the 5K Run/Walk and 1 Mile Fun Run on Saturday, October 31. The proceeds from this event will be used to fund scholarships for current and or future NACC students.

Race day registration will be at the NACC Student Center from 7:15 to 7:45 am. Participants should assemble for race instructions at 7:50 am in the parking lot of the walking trail. The 5K will begin promptly at 8:00 am. The 1 Mile Fun Run will begin as soon as the 5K is finished.

The course will consist of a double loop of the NACC campus and nature trail, beginning and ending behind the NACC Student Center.

Awards will be given to the top three runners in each division. Divisions for the races include



1 Mile Fun Run

12 and under

   51 and older


6 and under

Men and women will run together but will be placed separately and receive separate awards. Awards will be presented at the finish of the races.

All participants who register by October 23rd will receive a t-shirt and race bag. The registration fee is $20 per individual for the 5K and $10 per individual for the 1 Mile Fun Run. Entry fees on race day will be $25 for the 5K and $15 for the 1 Mile Fun Run. Checks should be made payable to NACC Mu Alpha Theta. Entry fees are non-refundable. An entry form can be downloaded here: Mustang 5k Run/Walk and Fun Run

For more information please contact Sharon Totten at or phone ext. 245, Brad Fricks at or phone ext. 400, or Joan Reeves at or phone ext. 347.
Walking/Nature Trail at Northeast Alabama Community College