General Information and Schedule
The 2016 FHU Homecoming 5K will take place at 8:00 AM on Saturday, November 12. Registration is $25 and includes a race t-shirt (long-sleeve, moisture-wicking shirt by Sport-Tek) and free entrance after the race to the FHU Associates pancake breakfast in the Brewer Sports Center.
Date to remember:
Saturday, November 5
11:59 PM Online registration ends
Saturday, November 12
6:30 AM Packet pick-up and same day registration begins at Brewer Sports Center
8:00 AM Start of 5K race
Post Race Pancake Breakfast
All participants will receive a free entry to a pancake breakfast provided by the FHU Associates. The pancake breakfast will be located in the Brewer Sports Center.
Parking & Directions
Parking will be available at the Brewer Sports Center, the Carnes Baseball Field, and behind Loyd Auditorium. Entrances to all three are on Mill Street. Directions: From Hwy 45 in Henderson, go east on Hwy 100 Bypass. Turn left on South Mifflin Avenue. Turn left at first stop sign, which is Mill Street. Carnes Baseball Field will be on the left; Loyd Auditorium and Brewer Sports Center will be on the right. (Or, on Google Maps, search for Brewer Sports Center, Freed-Hardeman University, East University Street, Henderson, TN 38340. Brewer Sports Center is directly across Mill Street from Carnes Baseball Field.)
Packet Pick-Up and Same-Day Registration
Packet pick-up and same-day registration will begin at 6:30 AM on November 12 at the Brewer Sports Center.
Start and Finish Lines
The race will begin and end near the Brewer Sports Center.
One-of-a-kind awards will be presented to the top three overall men, the top three overall women, the top three master's division men, and the top three master's division women. Awards will also be given for age group winners.
I know that running a road race is potentially hazardous activity, which could cause injury or death. I will not enter and participate unless I am medically able and properly trained, and by my signature, I certify that I am medically able to perform this event, and am in good health, and I am properly trained. I agree to abide by any decision of a race official relative to any aspect of my participation in this event, including the right of any official to deny or suspend my participation for any reason whatsoever. I assume all risks associated with running in this event, including but not limited to falls, contact with other participants, traffic, stray animals, the conditions of the road, and/or the effects of the weather, including high heat, humidity, rain, snow, ice, and/or freezing temperatures, all such risks being known and appreciated by me. I understand that bicycles, skateboards, roller skates, and roller blades are not allowed in the race, and I will abide by all race rules. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts and in consideration of your accepting my entry, I, for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release the FHU Homecoming 5K, Freed-Hardeman University, the city of Henderson, the race director, race volunteers, employees or FHU, the Road Runners Club of America, all event sponsors, their representatives and successors from all claims or liabilities of any kind arising out of my participation in this event, even though that liability may arise out of negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons named in this waiver. I grant permission to all of the foregoing to use my photographs, motion pictures, recordings, or any other record of this event for any legitimate purpose.