The City of Roswell Parks & Recreation Department will be
hosting the Annual Race for the Zoo Saturday, May 13, 2017. The event will begin at 8:00am atSpring River Park & Zoo located at 1306 E. College Blvd. The Race for
the Zoo consists of a competitive 10Krun, 10k walk, 5k run, and a 5k walk. Participants will compete in
nine age divisions for both men and women in all events. Age divisions are 10& Under,11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59 and 60-70, and 70
and over. Overall winners male and female in both races will receiveawards. First through third place finishers will receive medals in each
age group. T-shirts will be given to all participants and drawings fordoor prizes will take place following the race. Entry forms are
available at the Roswell Adult & Recreation Center located at 807 N.Missouri or online at roswell-nm.gov. Registration on race day will be
from 6:30am - 7:30am at Spring River Park & Zoo. Packet pick up will beMay 12th at Spring River Park
& Zoo from 4:00pm - 6:00pm or on race day morning from 6:30am -7:30am. Pre-registration fee for the10K run or walk, 5k run or walk is
$30.00 on or before May 12, 2017 or $35.00 on race day.
For more information concerning the Race forthe Zoo or
other activities sponsored by the Roswell Adult & Recreation Center pleasecontact (575) 624-6719 or message us on Facebook on the Roswell Adult and
Recreation Center page.