Quinnipiac To Host Cross Country Challenge On Thursday, Aug. 19

HAMDEN, Conn. - Quinnipiac will host the 2010 Cross Country Challenge on Thursday, Aug. 19 at 6 p.m. on the Mt. Carmel Campus of Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Conn. Runners will be able to compete on the same course that hosted the 2010 Northeast Conference Cross Country Championship.

"We are very excited to once-again be holding this race," cross country head coach Carolyn Martin said. "We hope to have the biggest, and most successful race that we have ever held at Quinnipiac."

The first-place finishers for the men and women will receive a gift certificate from the Woodbridge Running Company, while every 10th finisher will receive a free Quinnipiac T-Shirt. Runners of all ages and abilities are invited. Runners under 18 are required to have a parent sign a waiver.

Individuals interested should complete the registration form that can be found at the link at the top of the page or contact cross country head coach Carolyn Martin at 203-582-5314 or carolyn.robin@quinnipiac.edu.