Sigma Nu 5K Race Set for April 4

St. Jude 5KThe Sigma Nu fraternity at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith will hold the eighth annual St. Jude Breakaway 5K on April 4, with proceeds benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.


Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. at the UAFS Bell Tower, with the race starting at 9:30 a.m. Medals will be awarded for the top finishers of each age category and also to the top three overall male and female runners.


Early bird registration by March 25 is $15 and includes a T-shirt, and registration the day of the race is $20. To register, go to


St. Jude Children’s Hospital, located in Memphis, is a research and treatment hospital that cares for children from around the world with pediatric diseases. Sigma Nu's 5K event at UAFS has raised more than $10,000 for the hospital since its beginning.


For more information, contact Tony Jones at or Logan Davis at or 479-788-7694. 


Article by Angela Lamon, University Relations Coordinator
Date Posted: 
Friday, March 20, 2015
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