Geaux Play 5k & Paddlefest

5K, Other

Event Date

Sat, Aug 13, 2016

Address

Shreveport, LA

Pricing

Activity Today Later

5k

$20 $20 Closed

5k & Paddlefest

$40 $40 Closed

Paddlefest Only

$20 $20 Closed

About This Activity

Saturday, August 13, 2016      

8:00 pre-race stretch with Breathe Yoga

8:20 5K begins                    

9:30 Paddlefest begin

Brought to you by: Geaux Play, GREAT, Port Au Prince and Breathe Yoga
 
Benefitting GREAT:  GREAT is an offering of The Arc Caddo-Bossier.  We provide therapeutic horseback riding programs for children, teens and adults with disabilities. Through certified instructors and trained volunteers, our program positively affects the physical, psychological and social well being of our students. GREAT offers diverse programs to local schools and hospitals as well as private lessons and summer camp programs.
 
Entry Fees:  5K and Paddlefest: Early registration $40 until July 22,
$45 July 23 thru August 12,
$50 Race Day
 ***participants in the paddlefest must wear a Type III or higher life jacket in order to participate in the event.***

1 man kayaks, or canoes will be available the date of the race. Call Caroline Hendrix 318-564-5769 to reserve one or for more information.

5K only: Early registration $20 until July 22,
$25 July 23 thru August 12,
$30 Race Day
Paddlefest only: Early registration $20 until July 22,
$25 July 23 thru August 12,
$30 Race Day

***participants in the paddlefest must wear a Type III or higher life jacket in order to participate in the event***

 
The GREAT Post Race Party:  Join us for a post race celebration at Port Au Prince.  $15 gets you into the party where you can sample delicious food and beverages from Port Au Prince. Musical entertainment will be provided by The Bayou Gypsies. There will be raffle items, door prizes and lots of fun!
 
Packet Pick-up: You may pick up your packet early at Sportspectrum ~
Thursday, August 11 from 12 - 6:30 pm
Friday, August 12 from 10 am - 5:30 pm. 
Race day pick up will be from 7:00 am - 7:45 am at Port Au Prince
 
Awards: Will be given to 1st overall 5K finishers male and female in each of the following age groups: 18 & under, 19-24, 25-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+
1st overall male and female paddleboard,
1st overall one person kayak,
1st overall 2 person kayak,
1st overall 1 person canoe,
1st overall 2 person canoe

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