5K Run Planned on SWOSU Homecoming Saturday


A 5K run is planned during Southwestern Oklahoma State University's homecoming activities October 16 in Weatherford.

The "Running with the Big Dawgs" event is a USATF sanctioned and certified run that will take place at 9 a.m. on the SWOSU campus near the Centennial Clock Tower.

SWOSU Alumni Association Homecoming Committee Chair Julie Stalder said four divisions are planned this year with runners divided by age and gender. 

Cost is $35, which includes a t-shirt and healthy snack. To register, call the SWOSU Alumni Association office at 580.774.3267. Runners can show up the day of the race but should arrive by 8:30 a.m.