THE FINAL SPRING FLING 5K RAMP RUN
Sunday, April 15, 2018
The popular Spring Fling 5K Ramp Run put on by the Purdue University Northwest fitness center staff for the past 18 years will host the final running of the 5K special event this year.
The unique Ramp Run course starts at the stoplight entrance to the FRC and SUL Buildings on 173rd Street. The first mile of the course runs through the scenic neighborhoods surrounding the university. The second mile take runners to the middle of the PNW campus where runners and walkers will be challenged by having to run or walk up a series of consecutive incline ramps to get to the top of PNW parking garage. The third mile takes runners back on the city streets and includes a 300-meter asphalt, tree-lined, straight-a-way finished designed for “kickers” and “fast finishers.”
(CRS Members – in order to receive discount, please drop off or mail in your race application)
** PLEASE NOTE WAIVER & RELEASE OF LIABILITY – I, the undersigned, in consideration of the acceptance of my entry to The Final Spring Fling 5k Ramp Run/Walk, to be held Sunday, April 15, 2018, do hereby agree to hold harmless the Trustees of Purdue University Northwest, Purdue University, its trustees, officers, appointees, agents, employees and the Calumet Region Striders from and against any losses, costs, damages and expenses including attorney’s fees, arising out of our resulting from claims or suits, by or on behalf of any person, for any injury to my person, including death, arising out of my participation in said activity. In addition, I understand that my participation in this event means I give permission for my photo to be used in any race publicity. I further certify that I am in proper physical condition to compete in the events and I fully understand the rick involved as a participant in this event.