Summer Fun Run Series 2017

Event Date

Tue, May 30, 2017


Shreveport, LA

About This Activity

Shreveport Public Assembly and Recreation and the Red River Road Runners present The 2017 Summer Fun Run Series

Date             Location/Distance                                               
June 1         Stoner Avenue Boat Launch-5K 
June 8         Ford Park-3.5 mi.
June 15       Bilberry Park-5K
June 22       Hamels Memorial Park-5K  
                    *Mamie Hicks Park if Hamel's is flooded    
July 6          Querbes Park-5K
July 13        Southern Hills Park-5K
July 20        A.C. Steere Park-5K
July 27        Betty Virginia Park (picnic)-5K

This is the 27th consecutive year for the Fun Run Series. The runs begin promptly at 6:45 p.m. and are open to all runners from those looking for a hard workout to those who just want an enjoyable run or stroll with fellow runners and walkers. A clock will be set up at each run. SPAR will man the water stops and liquid refreshments will be available after each run. The final run at Betty Virginia Park will include a picnic and a participation awards ceremony.  Awards are based on participation.

1st level award earned by participation in 5 of the 8 events. 
2nd level earned by those who participate in each of the 8 (100%)

RRRR 2017 Member: $5.00 for each event or $20.00 for the series. Your membership is linked to the registration. For current members, a $10 "refund" is given at checkout as the regular pricing is $30.

YOUth Fit on Tuesdays starting May 30th and @ the Summer Fun Runs (ages 7-17): $25 includes a Red River Road Runner membership and the series. There is a limited number of spaces available in YOUth Fit and registration will close when that number is reached. Children not participating in YOUth Fit can sign up for the Summer Fun Runs on Thursday under regular registration.

RRRR 2017 Member families (3 or more living at the same address): There is a multi-family rate for current members only- $50.00 for the series before May 26th.  This is not available on-line.  Please send your application to RRRR, PO Box 37691, Shreveport, LA 71133-7961 or email before that date. After May 26th,  $20 per family member(still a bargain!)

Non Members: $5.00 per event (payable on race day) or $30.00 for the series.  No family discount.

Each year this series continues to grow and we hope that this year will be our best yet!  For more information contact Steve Gehrig @ 861-0348 (, Jason Graham @, Monica.Moltz@ or for YOUth Fit questions contact Shelley Armstrong @

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