Riverside V

Event Date: 11/1/2014
Location: Clyde Fant Parkway
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 9:00 PM




Riverside V

5 Mile Road Race


5K Run & 5K Walk

Saturday, November 1, 2014



Online registration

online registration closes at 7:00 a.m. Thursday, October 30th


Paper Application




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. The 5 Mile Road Race is a USATF Certified Course (LA 93006 ETM). 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 sportspectrumusa.com. Packet pick up at Sportspectrum, 6970 Fern Ave., Shreveport, LA 71105 Thursday, October 30th noon-6 p.m., Friday, October 31st 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday, November 1st 9:30 a.m. -2 p.m. Packet pick up and late registration from 5:00-6:30 p.m. at the Riverview Hall (corner of Crockett St. & Clyde Fant Parkway).


Entry Fees:

5 Mile Road Race and 5K Run & 5K Walk

$25.00 until 10/24/14 (online or by postmark date)

$30.00 after 10/24/14 (in store, mail or race day)

$5.00 guest food and beverage only.


Race Packet:

The race packet includes a 25th Anniversary long sleeve technical shirt, race number, participation ribbon, and food and beverage coupons. Shirts will be guaranteed to the first 300 entrants.


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

9:00 pm 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 and over) 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 & older.

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


Course Records:

Male-23:40-Reuben Reina 1991

Female-28:22-Sherrie Keim 1995

A $200 gift certificate will be awarded to the male and/or female runner setting a new course record in the 5 mile event.


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 $5



If you would like to volunteer, please fill out this entry form and check the

volunteer blank. Volunteers will receive a T-shirt and food and beverage coupons.


For More Information:

Contact Jenneth Merriman at Jenneth@att.net