TGMC Community Sports Institute TFAE Run For Excellence presented by The Courier


Event Date

Sat, May 9, 2015


Houma, LA


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Running-5K or Kid's Fun Run - Students (< 21 yrs old)

$15 $15 Closed

Running-5K or Kid's Fun Run - Adults

$25 $25 Closed

About This Activity

15th Annual fundraiser for the Terrebonne Foundation for Academic Excellence.  TFAE
has awarded over $968,000 in grants to Terrebonne Parish public school teachers for
creative learning and also funds Dolly Parton's Imagination Library for all registered Terrebonne Parish newborns-5 year olds.

Early registration ends April 10th.  Online registration ends May 8th.

The run/walk is followed by a fantastic cajun food festival with 40+ food choices, performance by "The Bucktown All-Stars" and cold beverages.  Activities for children 12 and under will be available in the Kid’s Corner.

AWARDS - All Fun Run participants will receive a recognition award.

5K Run for Excellence awards will be given to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place overall, males and females.  Look for new awards this year!!!

1st place only (male & female) will be awarded for Masters (40-49), Grand Masters (50-59), and Legends (60 & over) runners.

1st and 2nd place for runners (male & female) in the following age groups: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-69, and 70 & over.

Race is open to walkers, race walkers, joggers, runners, and wheel chair participants of all ages and abilities.

No refunds will be offered if the event is canceled at the direction of civil authorities due to weather or other circumstances beyond the control of the event committee.

Event details and schedule

Saturday, May 9th.

Early registration ($15/$25) deadline is April 10th.  Online registration ends May 7th ($20/$30).  ON SITE RACE DAY REGISTRATION WILL BEGIN AT 3 PM FOR A FEE OF $35 AND $25 FOR STUDENTS.

Fun run will start at 5:30 pm & 5k at 6 pm.  Race fees are the same for both events. Children 4 & under are free. (no t-shirt)

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