Fight For Sight 5K/10K

10K, 1 Mile

Event Date

Sat, Sep 17, 2016

Address

Lafayette, LA

Pricing

Activity Today Later

10K

$30 $30 Closed

5K

$25 $25 Closed

About This Activity

Fight For Sight 5K & 10K Run

Saturday, September 17, 2016

River Ranch - Town Square

Lafayette, LA

10K Starts at 7:15 am

5K Starts at 8:00 am

Event Details

Join us for our 1st Annual Fight for Sight 5K & 10K presented by Ush One See, Inc. Ush One See, Inc. is a newly formed 501(c)3 non profit organization in honor of our 5 year old son, Hunter Faucheaux. This non profit was created to -- #1 raise awareness about Usher Syndrome in the Acadiana area and #2 to raise funds for a potential cure that's been discovered to stop the vision loss aspect of Usher Syndrome Type 1C, the French/Acadian strand of the Usher gene. Fight for sight and be part of a revolution that funds a cure for blindness affecting our very own here in Acadiana!

Fight for Sight Race will be held at the River Ranch Town Square. 10K start time 7:15am, 5K start time 8:00am
We will have a Kids' Corner including fun jumps, balloon artists and face painters starting at 7:30am.
Water, sports drinks, fruit, donuts and a little Cajun cooking will be provided!

For various Sponsorship/Inkind donation opportunities, please email ushonesee@gmail.com 

Additional Race T-shirts:  
They are available for purchase and come in Youth sizes for $10/ea and Adult sizes for $12/ea.  Click here to purchase.  They will be available at packet pickup.

 Registration Fees         5K        10K

Early Bird (before 09/01)                        $25                 $30

Regular (09/01 - 09/16)                           $30                 $35

Race Day (09/17)                                      $35                $40

Discounts are available for Teams of 10 or more registered prior to September 1st.  Team registration must be done through Ush One See, Inc.  Please email ushonesee@gmail.com if you would like to start a team or register as a member of an existing team.

Last day to register to guarantee a t-shirt is September 5, 2016.

Packet Pickup:

Date: Thursday, September 15th

New Iberia Packet Pickup - 8:00am- 7:00pm @ The Gym  of New Iberia, 201 Palmland Blvd, New Iberia, LA 70563

Lafayette Packet Pickup - Friday, September 16th 11:00am - 6:00pm @ Geaux Run, 906 Harding St, Lafayette, LA

Packets can also be picked up on race day starting at 6:30am @ River Ranch Town Square

Age Groups: 

1-14,15-19,20-29,30-39,etc. 70+

Awards:

Top Overall M&F in 10K and Top Overall M&F in 5K, then 1st, 2nd & 3rd for M&F in each age group for 10K & 1st, 2nd & 3rd for M&F in each age group for 5K.

Award for Team with the most participants.

 

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