Special to the E-T

The third annual Cowboy Capital 5K Stampede & 1 Mile Fun Run is set for Saturday, July 28, at the Stephenville City Park.

The 5K kicks things off at 8:30 a.m., followed by the fun run at 9:10 a.m. from the City Recreation Hall on Long Street. Late registration and packet pick up will begin at 7 a.m. under the big pavilion.

The entry fees are the same as last year: $15 per individual for the 5K and $8 for the 1-Mile Fun Run for early registration. Online registration is available at www.active.com/active/; type in “Cowboy Capital” in the search field and click on the link provided.

Entry forms are also available at the Rec Hall, The Fitness Center and Wisdom Gym. Completed and signed forms with check or money order payable to the Stephenville Lions Club can be mailed to Texas Lions Camp Fund, P.O. Box 410, Stephenville, TX, 76401. Payment can also be dropped off at the Rec Hall.

Last year, more than 200 runners and walkers participated in the Cowboy Capital 5K Stampede and it is anticipated that more than 300 runners will participate this year.

For more information or to sponsor the race, contact race directors Tim Barnette at 965-8100 or Ed Archer at 965-4805.