October 20, 2010
Sign Up Now for the Annual Duck Dash 5k Nov. 6
Unique course winds its way through the UO campus during homecoming weekend
The gun goes off for the 12th Annual Duck Dash & Walk 5k Run, Walk & Wheelchair at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 6, at historic Hayward Field. The course winds through the picturesque University of Oregon campus and finishes in the courtyard behind the William W. Knight Law Center, 1515 Agate St.
The event is a memorial run in remembrance of Thomas Foster III, who was a third-year law student at the time of his death in 1999. Proceeds from the race benefit the Tom Foster Scholarship Fund at Oregon Law.
Awards will be presented for the first male, female, and masters winners. Ribbons will be presented to first, second, and third place finishers in each age division. Random prize drawings, including theater and concert tickets, and refreshments also will be provided.
The Duck Dash is sponsored by the University of Oregon School of Law’s Journal of Environmental Law and Litigation (“JELL”). JELL is a student-published law review journal that provides a national, unbiased forum for the discussion of new ideas and theories in environmental and natural resources law.
Race entry fee is $20 before October 29 ($15 without long-sleeve t-shirt), and $25 from October 30 through race day ($20 without long-sleeve t-shirt). Race day registration will be available. More information on the race and online registration is available through The Good Race.