e                Snowflake Derby  e

8 Kilometer European Style Cross Country Race

December 13th, 2003

“Where everyone goes home with mud on their shoes and a smile on their face!”



Gilles Cycling





All Proceeds benefit the University of Southern Indiana Cross Country and Track & Field Programs





Start Time & Location: 10:00 AM CST, University of Southern Indiana, Evansville, Indiana

Pre-Registration: $12  

All Pre-registered entries must be received by December 6th, 2003.

All Pre-registered runners will receive a snowflake derby knit running cap on race day.

Race Day Registration: $15

Registration runs from 8:30-9:45 AM on race day in PAC 200.

Knit running caps will be distributed to late registrants on a first come, first serve basis.  If supplies run out, we will mail them to all participants as soon as possible.

Course:  The race will be run completely on grass and dirt running trails. The terrain varies from flat, to rolling hills, to short, steep inclines and declines.  The start and finish will be at the Screaming Eagle Valley Cross Country and Disc Golf complex on the south end of campus.

Awards: Unique wooden plaques will be awarded to the top 3 male and female finishers overall, plus the top 2 male and female finishers in the following age groups: 15 –under, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-69, 70+

Food: Krispy-Kreme doughnuts, Buck’s Pizza, and fruit courtesy of Schnuck’s West.

Questions: Contact Mike Hillyard (812) 465-1232    mhillyar@usi.edu


Registration Form

Name__________________________                                  Sex   Male____    Female____


Age (as of 12/13/03) _________


Address__________________________________ City______________ State ____Zip______


Phone_____________________   Email___________________


Mail completed form to: Mike Hillyard, University of Southern Indiana, 8600 University Blvd, Evansville, IN 47712. Make checks payable to University of Southern Indiana.



In consideration of the acceptance of my entry, I for myself, any executors, administrators and assignees, do hereby release and discharge the University of Southern Indiana, Vanderburgh County, the State of Indiana, all sponsors, and all employees and officers of the aforementioned organizations for all claims of damages, demands, and actions whatsoever in any manner arising or growing out of my participating in said athletic event. I attest and verify that I am physically fit and sufficiently trained to participate in this event.


(Note: Parent of guardian must sign if applicant is under 18)