Huntington Frozen Four seeks participants, sponsors

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2008-02-13
Huntington, Ind.—The second annual Huntington Frozen Four will hit the road on March 2.

Organized by 2004 Huntington University graduate Rick Hammer, the four-mile race will start at 3:30 p.m. Registration will begin at 2 p.m. at the Huntington University Merillat Complex for Physical Education and Recreation. The Huntington Frozen Four will start and finish at the university’s fieldhouse, and the course will showcase many of Huntington’s downtown attractions including the Huntington County Museum, the Huntington County Courthouse and the Dan Quayle Museum.

The first 150 entrants will receive Huntington Frozen Four T-shirts. Those who register by Feb. 15 will be guaranteed a shirt. There will be refreshments and an awards presentation at 4:45 p.m. in the fieldhouse. Showers will be available for all participants until 6 p.m.

Awards will be presented to the overall male and female winners in the Frozen Four as well as to the overall age division winners.

Age groups are as follows: 12 years and younger, 13 to 16 years, 17 to 20 years, 21 to 25 years, 26 to 30 years, 31 to 40 years, 41 to 50 years, 51 to 60 years, and 61 years and older.

Those who register by Feb. 15 will pay a $10 fee per runner. After Feb. 16 and through race day, the cost is $15.

For more information about participating or sponsorships, contact Rick Hammer at (260) 415-3603.

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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. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The University is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).  
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Ashley C. Smith
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Joanne Green
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