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SGA Student Leader 5K and Fun Run set for April 27

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise Student Government Association will host the SGA Student Leader 5K and 1-Mile Fun Walk on Saturday, April 27.

The 5K and 1 Mile Fun Walk is an opportunity for the community and the College to come together, to enjoy the spring weather, and to support the newly established SGA Student Leader Scholarship Fund. All proceeds from the event will go toward the scholarship fund, which recognizes students who are leaders in the classroom, community and campus.

Registration for the 5K and 1 Mile Fun Walk will begin at 8:30 a.m. at Carl Smith Stadium with the Race and Walk beginning at 9:30 a.m. The 5K route will begin at Carl Smith Stadium and take participants throughout the UVa-Wise campus. Early registration for the event will be accepted through April 24. The early registration fee is $12 per person for 5K participants and $10 per person for Fun Walk Participants. After April 24, the registration fee is $15 per person for 5K participants and $12 for Fun Walk Participants. Registrations will also be accepted the day of the event.

Registration forms for the event can be found at For more information, please contact Josh Justice, SGA advisor, at 276-376-3430.