BOILING SPRINGS – Gardner-Webb University athletics will host its third annual Mike for Mike run/walk on Thursday, May 4, in honor of former administrator Mike Roebuck.
The event will begin at 3:00 pm, with the starting line on the turf in Ernest W. Spangler Stadium. The one-mile run/walk will follow a designated loop on campus.
No registration is required for the event, which was first held in 2015.
Roebuck passed away at the age of 65 on March 4, 2015. He was an avid runner, cyclist and former triathlete who spent 14 seasons as Assistant Athletics Director for Academic Services at Gardner-Webb.
He spent six years with Gardner-Webb as Director of Financial Aid before joining the athletics department.
For more information regarding this year's event, email marketing and promotions graduate assistant Alex Achorn – firstname.lastname@example.org.