Uphill battle

5K race will present challenges Dedicated to bringing exciting events to the Liberty University community, Student Activities (SA) has implemented several different races and marathons throughout the school year. Each race varies in length and offers students of every background the opportunity to get outdoors and challenge themselves physically. The …

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Freshman takes first

Results — Jonathan Houck (left) joined fellow Liberty students and others from the surrounding area who competed in the race. Photo credit: Hannah Lipscomb

After being postponed due to snow, runners finally compete in Liberty Mt. 5k People from all over the Greater Lynchburg Area gathered at Camp Hydaway Thursday, April 3, to compete in the Liberty Mt. 5K Trail Race. “The event ran very well, and we had a great turnout, even with …

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Crosswhite, FCA team up for 5K

Everyone is invited to run Sept. 14 The Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) and Crosswhite Fitness are teaming up to host a 5K on Liberty’s campus Sept. 14. Crosswhite Fitness is run by Ben Crosswhite, a graduate of Liberty University, and he is intent on spreading the gospel through the …

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Runners brave the cold during 5K

Frigid temperatures — Runners don beanies, gloves and facemasks as they cross the starting line at Snowflex. Photo credit: Jillian Springer

Nearly 200 participants span Liberty Mountain to complete the 3.1-mile race hosted by Student Activities Despite some light snow flurries, almost 200 runners showed up to the Liberty Mountain Snowflex Centre to participate in the Liberty Mountain 5K hosted by Liberty University Student Activities last Saturday, Feb. 16. The chilly …

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