Physician Assistant Society to host 5K and Cow Chip Bingo April 13

Walkers at a past fundraiser

April 10, 2013 - The Quinnipiac University Physician Assistant Society will host the 15th annual "Run For Your Life" 5K Road Race and 14th annual "Cow Chip Bingo" starting at 9 a.m. on Saturday, April 13, at the North Haven Campus, 370 Bassett Road.

The USA Track & Field certified racecourse will be routed through the North Haven Campus. Awards will be given to the first, second and third place men and women in the following categories: youth, 20 years old and younger; open, 20-40 year olds; master, 40 to 60 year olds; and grand master, over 60. Walkers and runners are welcome. Online registration is at http://www.active.com.

Registration is $25. Registration starts at 8 a.m. on the day of the event, and the race begins at 9 a.m. A children's fun run will begin at 10 a.m. The awards ceremony will be held at 10:30 a.m., followed by "Cow Chip Bingo" at 11 a.m.

Tickets for "Cow Chip Bingo" are available for $10. Cash prizes will be given to the first, second, and third place winners of bingo, and all participants can also enter a 50/50 raffle. The proceeds from the event will benefit the Quinnipiac Physician Assistant Student Society's children's literacy program and the Physician Assistant Foundation's Caring for Communities program.

For more information, contact Mark Turczak at mark.turczak@quinnipiac.edu.

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