The Courier presents the TGMC Community Sports Institute TFAE Run for Excellence


Event Date

Sat, May 10, 2014


Houma, LA

About This Activity

15th Annual fundraiser for the Terrebonne Foundation for Academic Excellence.  TFAE
has awarded $903,000 in grants to Terrebonne Parish public school teachers for
creative learning.

The run/walk is followed by a fantastic cajun food festival with 40 food choices, performance by "Souled Out" 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.

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.

We will also have a costume contest for all race participants this year!  Prizes will be awarded for the best individual and group costumes.

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 schedule and times

Saturday, May 10th.

Early registration ($15/$25) deadline is April 11th.  Online registration ends May 8th.  ON SITE RACE DAY REGISTRATION WILL BEGIN AT 3 PM FOR A FEE OF $35 AND $20 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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