15th Annual CSU-Pueblo Spank Blasing Run/Walk set for April 22

15th Annual CSU-Pueblo Spank Blasing Run/Walk set for April 22


PUEBLO, Colo. (March 23, 2017) – Colorado State University-Pueblo Athletics presents the 15th annual Spank Blasing 5K Run & Fun Run/Walk through the campus of CSU-Pueblo, April 22, 2017.

The Spank offers a great opportunity for members of the community to get out and get active, while supporting the Pack by raising money for student-athlete scholarships.

This year, the 5K run and fun run/walk will be an exciting course through the beautiful campus of CSU-Pueblo, which will end at the Leomiti Warrior Center Rooftop.

The 5K race will begin at 8:30 a.m. with registration and packet pick-up from 7-8 a.m. at the ThunderBowl. The fun run/walk is also scheduled to begin at 8:30 a.m.

Pre-race registration is available now through April 17 and to ensure your correct T-shirt size, runners are encouraged to register by April 1. Cost for the run is $25 for adults and $20 for youth 18 or younger. The cost for race day registration is $30 for all ages.

Family rates are also available for pre-race registration for $75, which will include two adults and two youth.

The entry fee includes an official race T-shirt, goodie bag, post-event drinks and snacks and a Miller Lite beer for participants 21 and older.

Awards will be given to the three top finishers for both men and women in the 5K.

Pre-race packet pick-up will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, April 21 in Massari Arena.

For more information and to register online, visit the Spank Blasing website at www.spankblasing.com. To view the Spank brochure, click HERE.

Support the Pack even further with a donation! You may add a donation to your Spank registration check or donate separately online by clicking the "Donate Today!" button on the Spank Blasing website.

CSU-Pueblo thanks the following race sponsors: UTC Aerospace Systems, Miller Lite, Kaiser Permanente, Rotary International and Pepsi.

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As a member of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, Colorado State University – Pueblo competes in 22 varsity sports in NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletics.