Riverside V

5 Mile, 5K

Event Date

Sat, Nov 18, 2017

Address

Shreveport, LA

Pricing

Activity Today Later

5 Mile Run

$25 $25 Register

5K Run

$25 $25 Register

5K Walk

$25 $25 Register

About This Activity

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:
Mail in this registration form or register on line at runsignup.com. Packet pick up at Sportspectrum, 6970 Fern Avenue, Shreveport on Thursday, November 16th from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. and Friday, November 17th from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Packet pick up and late registration also from 4:00-5:30 p.m. at Riverview Hall (corner of Crockett St. & Clyde Fant Parkway).

Fees
:
5 Mile Road Race and 5K Run & 5K Walk
$25.00 until October 30th (online or by postmark date)
$30.00 October 31st to November 9th (shirts guaranteed to this date only)
$35.00 November 10th to race day
$6.00 guest food and beverage only
Packet:
Includes a unisex long sleeve 1/4 zip shirt, race number, participation ribbon, and a food/beverage coupon. Shirts will be guaranteed to November 9th registration date and must be picked up. No shirts will be mailed.

Schedule of Events:

4:00 pm ·········· Late Registration & Packet Pick-up @ Riverview Hall
5:00 pm ·········· Bus Transportation Begins
5:30 pm ·········· Registration ends & last bus to start line.
6:00 pm ·········· Race Time!!  New, earlier start time this year. Don't be late :)
6:30 pm ·········· Post Party Begins.
Massage therapists, live band, full course meal by Rachel Ginsbery
Catering, beverages & dessert.
8:00 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 Riverview Hall. 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 the Riverview Hall. Enjoy food, soft drinks, beer, and music. Guest tickets are $6

Volunteers:
If you would like to volunteer, please fill out a paper entry form and check the volunteer blank. Volunteers will receive a T-shirt and a food/beverage coupon.

For More Information: Contact Jason Graham @ jbigdad23@yahoo.c

Huge Thanks to the following Sponsors:

  • Shreveport Parks and Assembly, City of Shreveport
  • Alta and John Franks Foundation
  • El Dorado Casino
  • Murphy Oil
  • Shreve Land Construction
  • Newks’ Eatery
  • Bates Chiropractic and Sports Therapy
  • Sportspectrum
  • Whole Foods
  • Red River Brewing
  • Music Mountain Water
  • Lamar Advertising
  • Allegra Printing
  • Shreveport Bossier Family Dental Care
  • Kroger

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