Run-A-Round set for May 13: Registration & Volunteer Sign up Underway

Run-A-Round set for May 13: Registration & Volunteer Sign up Underway

The race is on to register for the 2015 Run-A-Round!

The 30th Annual Jefferson Lab Run-A-Round will be held Wednesday, May 13, from 3-6 p.m. JLab staff, users, students, full-time contractors and immediate family members are invited to participate. Participating staff, users and volunteers receive a free 2015 JLab T-shirt.

The event begins in front of CEBAF Center at 3 p.m. with the debut of the 2015 Jefferson Lab T-shirt. The run/walk starts promptly at 3:15 p.m. The run covers a flat 1.5 miles course meandering through the campus.  The course map is posted on the JAG website.

Food, beverages, music and awards will follow the race. Custom medal awards will go to the top three overall male and female finishers, top three Masters male and female finishers (ages 46 and above), and top three male and female finishers in each age group.

Register for Run-A-Round by 5 p.m. May 12

Online registration is open on the JAG webpage at: http://www.jlab.org/intralab/committees/jag/

To be eligible for awards, runners and walkers must register online before 5 p.m. on Tuesday, May 12.  Pick your race bibs up on Wednesday, May 13, between 9 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. in the CEBAF Center lobby.

Late registration will also be available from 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 13, in the CEBAF Center lobby.  Individuals registering the day of the race will not be eligible for overall, masters or age group awards.  Register yourself and your family members, even if you do not plan to compete, so that adequate refreshments can be provided. Also, staff and users may redeem their race bib at the T-shirt Distribution Tent to receive their free 2015 Jefferson Lab T-shirt.

Can't Run? You get a free Jefferson Lab T-Shirt by Volunteering for the Event! 

Sign up on the JAG webpage at: http://www.jlab.org/intralab/committees/jag/

Volunteer help is needed before, during and after the event to carry out a variety of tasks, including:

-- Course and finish line monitor
-- T-shirt distribution
-- Staffing food, beverage, and ID bracelet tents during the event
-- Trash pickup during and breakdown after the event.

If you have any questions about participating or volunteering, contact Mary Jo Bailey, mbailey@jlab.org, x7277.

Road Closures & Parking Guidance during Run-A-Round on May 13

On the day of the Run-A-Round, for those who need to leave the lab between 3-4 p.m., the EEL, Bldg. 90, parking lot will be the only lot accessible during the race. If you need to leave early, park in the EEL lot and depart the lab via Rattley Road to Hogan Drive.

A map of the course route, the registration link and the volunteer sign up link are available on the Jefferson Lab Activities Group webpage at: https://www.jlab.org/intralab/committees/jag/

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