On June 25, 2016, Northwest Catholic High School will host the Fourth Annual Northwest Catholic Scholarship Scamper 5k Road Race, beginning and ending on the Northwest Catholic campus. This chip-timed event will be competitive for serious runners, welcoming for casual runners and walkers, and fun for everyone. Northwest Catholic's Scholarship Scamper 5k is USA Track & Field certified: Certification code #CT5012JHP.
The top male and female high school student finishers will also be awarded the Adam M. Lawton ’99 Memorial Cup. A portion of the proceeds of the 5K will be directed to the Adam M. Lawton ’99 Memorial Scholarship Fund – an annual scholarship for a deserving Northwest Catholic student in memory of Adam Lawton ’99.
Registration is $25 for adults and $15 for youths (18 and under) and young Northwest Catholic alums (Class of 2012-2016) through June 21, while race day registration is $30 for adults and $20 for youths and young alumni. Race day registration runs from 8:30-9:30am, with the race beginning at 10am. The family fun and picnic will follow the race and continue until 1pm. The post-race gathering will include food, beverages and fun for the whole family. All proceeds of the event will go toward scholarships to help deserving students enjoy a Northwest Catholic education.Registration forms and information about sponsorship opportunities are available at www.NorthwestCatholic.org/5kScamper. Contact Director of Advancement Patricia Walsh at 860-236-4221 x138 or NWC5k@nwcath.org with questions or for more information.