CARROLLTON, Ga. -- The Run for UWG event will include a three-person relay for this year's races in Carrollton.
The relay, 5K run, one-mile walk/run and a fun trot for kids will be held at the UWG athletics complex on Thursday, October 4.
According to Lisa Matheson of UWG, the relay teams will compete concurrently with the 5K runners with baton hand-offs at the one and two mile marks.
Frank Pritchett, director of alumni relations and annual giving at UWG said the relay gives those who cannot run a full 5K the chance to participate.
Those interested can register up until the day of the event. For the run application and map of the course, visit the Run for UWG website. Proceeds will benefit UWG's Go West for A Day campaign, which supports student scholarships.