Northwestern to host Red Raider Road Race

The 20th annual Red Raider Road Race will take place Saturday, Sept. 28, during Northwestern College’s Raider Days Homecoming and Family Weekend celebration. The race starts at 8:30 a.m. on the track in De Valois Stadium on campus.

Participants can choose between running an 8K or 4K race or walking one mile around the stadium track. Race pre-registration costs $20 for runners and $10 for those planning to walk. Registration the day of the race is $25. Visit to register.

Registrants will receive a dri-FIT shirt and refreshments after the race. Prizes will be awarded to male and female winners in all age categories.

Race proceeds will benefit the Red Raider track and cross country teams. This year’s Red Raider Road Race is sponsored by the Northwestern Alumni Association, De Jong Chiropractic, Joiner Family Dentistry, Northwestern Bank, Orange City Area Health System and Van Engelenhoven Insurance