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Thursday, June 2, 2005 -- Connellsville, PA
20th Francis Bud Murphy Memorial 5K (iPO Event Id#: 6938)

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Past Event Coverage: [2000] [2001] [2002 Results] [2003] [2004]

Bud
Walk or run it's all in good fun
On Thursday, June 2, the RUN starts at 7:00 p.m., WALK begins at 7:01 p.m. with timing services provided by SERJ.

The cost to participate is $15.00; race day registration is $17.00. Applications can be mailed by calling 724-626-2440 or you can register in person at the hospital.

A $200 cash prize is given away at the end of the night immediately following the Awards Ceremony. Only runners and walkers who complete the race are eligible to win, and the winner must be present.

Over $500.00 in prizes will be given away at a random prize drawing.

Trophies will be awarded to the top three overall male and female runner and walker as well as top three in twelve five-year age groups.

The Second Annual Diabetes Health Fair will be held in conjunction with the Race. Free health screenings will be conducted and educational materials distributed. The fair will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Course Description
The course (TAC Certified) begins in front of Highlands Hospital and travels to the top of Murphy Avenue. Turns left on to Crawford Avenue and right onto Breakneck Road. Turns right on to Falcon Drive. Enters the second set of gates leading in to the Senior High School. Turns left and goes completely around the entire perimeter of the school parking lot. Bears to the left through the gates to the Vo-Tech School and goes around the school. Heads up behind the back of Jr. High East. Comes around the front of the school and heads straight down Falcon Drive. Makes a left back to Breakneck and stays straight on Crawford Avenue. Turns right on to Murphy Avenue to the FINISHLINE!

Refreshments
Pizza, hot dogs, fresh fruit, soda, bottled water and cake are just a few of the refreshments on hand after the race.

Post Race Party
A Post-Race Celebration will be held at Bud Murphy's Sports Bar and Restaurant until 11:00 p.m. Free beverages will be served!


TITLE: 20th Francis Bud Murphy Memorial 5K
EVENTS: 5K Run, 5K Walk
WHEN: Thu, 2 Jun, 2005 @ 7:00 PM
WHERE: Connellsville, PA
CONTACT: Patty Porter (724) 626 - 2440 (home) or (724)628-1500 E-mail
AFFILIATES: Results provided by SERJ Racing Services
COMMENTS: @ Highlands Hospital
OFF-SITE URL: http://www.highlandshospital.org