Location: Riverfront: Clyde Fant Memorial Parkway, Shreveport, Louisiana
Race Events: The 5K Run, 5K Walk & the Five Mile Road Race are on a well-lit and mostly flat point-to-point course. Bus transportation will be provided to the starting line drop off areas. There will be no vehicular traffic. These races are sanctioned by the Red River Road Runners and the RRCA.
Race Registration and Packet Pick-up: Packet pick up at Academy Sports, 140 W Bert Kouns, Shreveport on Thursday, November 17th and Friday, November 18th from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.. Packet pick up and late registration from 5:00-6:30 p.m. on race day at Sci-Port (corner of Lake St. & Clyde Fant Parkway).
Fees: 5 Mile Road Race and 5K Run & 5K Walk $25.00 until 10/30/16 (online or by postmark date) $30.00 10/31/16 to 11/09/16 (shirts and capsguaranteed to this date only) $35.00 from 11/10/16 to race day $6.00 guest food and beverage only. There are no refunds if the event must be canceled.
Packet: Includes a long sleeve technical shirt, knitted cap, race number, participation ribbon, and a food and beverage coupon. Shirts and caps will be guaranteed to early entrants (by 11/09/16) and must be picked up. No shirts or caps will be mailed.
Schedule of Events: 5:00 pm Late Registration & Packet Pick-up 6:00 pm Bus Transportation Begins 6:30 pm Registration ends & last bus to start line. 7:00 pm Race Time!! 7:30 pm Post Party Begins. Massage therapists, live band, full course meal by Stone's Throw Cafe, beverages & dessert. 9:00 pm Awards
Awards: 5 Mile Road Race Cash Awards & Gift Certificates (GC) Open Male/Female: 1st- $250, 2nd- $150 Masters Male/Female: (40-49) 1st- $75 GC, 2nd- $50 GC Grand Masters Male/Female: (50-59) 1st- $75 GC, 2nd- $50 GC Senior Grand Masters Male/Female (60 and up) 1st- $75 GC, 2nd $50 GC
Age Group Male/Female: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and up. 1st and 2nd in each age group will receive awards. No duplicate awards. (Prize money will be mailed after validation of results)
5K Run & 5K Walk Open: Male/Female: 1st & 2nd Master: Male/Female 1st Male/Female: 8 & under, 9-10, 11-14 will be awarded 1st-5th Male/Female: 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-64, 65 & older will be awarded 1st & 2nd place. Open Male/Female Walkers: 1st & 2nd Note:
No Chip, No Ride, No Time, No Award!!
Parking & Hotel Accommodations: The Parkway will be closed for the race. Parking is only at the North end of the Parkway in the lots located near Sci-Port. Contact the Shreveport-Bossier Convention & Tourists Bureau for hotel and motels: 318-222-9391.
Post Race Party: A finish line party will be held in Sci-Port. Enjoy food, soft drinks, beer, and music. Guest tickets are $6