‘Go Bucs 5K’ Walk/Run Planned

OSWEGO – Community members, families, and student athletes of all ages are invited to sport their Buc blue attire and walk or run in the inaugural “Go Bucs 5k” on October 1.

Go Bucs 5K event planned.
Go Bucs 5K event planned.

The event will begin at 9 a.m. at Oswego High School with a finish leading into the annual Homecoming Weekend’s BucFest organized by the Oswego Buc Boosters.

Proceeds will benefit the Buc Boosters and its continued mission to support all student athletes, coaches and program in the Oswego City School District.

“We are looking forward to this first time event to boost both school and community spirit, said Julie Chetney, race director and Booster board member. “It’s our hope that this event will become a homecoming weekend tradition bringing our entire community together showing their Buccaneer pride.”

Registration is open by going to www.auyertiming.com

Early bird rates for both students and adults are active.

Donations can also be made on the site and all are welcome to cheer on runners the morning of the race and attend BucFest following the event.

Cost of registration increases on September 23.

Limited same day registration will be available.

Awards will be given to top finishers in each age group.