|Location:||Clyde Fant Parkway|
|Start Time:||7:00 PM|
|End Time:||9:00 PM|
5 Mile Road Race
5K Run & 5K Walk
Saturday, November 1, 2014
online registration closes at 7:00 a.m. Thursday, October 30th
Riverfront: Clyde Fant Memorial Parkway, Shreveport, Louisiana
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).
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.
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
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