Walk a Mile in Our Shoes: Autism 5K

Event Date: 4/11/2015
Location: Shreveport Community Church
Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Time: 12:00 PM

Walk a Mile in Our Shoes:

Autism 5k & Carnival


April 11, 2015

1/2 mile fun run starts at 9:00 a.m.

5k starts at 9:15 a.m.


Click here for online registration

Online registration closes at 7:00 a.m. on April 9th


Click here for a paper application




Date & Starting Time: Saturday, April 11, 2015

Registration will begin at 8:15 am. Fun Run (½ mile) begins at 9:00am, and 5k begins at 9:15 am.

The race will start and finish at Shreveport Community Church: 5720 Buncombe Rd. Shreveport, LA, 71129.

Registration: Early Registration is $20 until March 31,


$25 through April 10th


$30 on the day of the race April 11th.


Registration is $15 for children (12 and under), which includes entry to the post-party carnival.


You may pay with a Credit Card ONLINE ONLY at www.sportspectrumusa.com, or pay with cash or check at 6970 Fern Avenue, 71105. You

may also turn in registration forms with cash or a check at Shreveport Community Church (5720 Buncombe Rd, 71129).

T-shirts & Race Packet Pick-Up: Packet pick up will be held at Sportspectrum, Thursday, April 9th from 12 pm-7 pm and Friday, April 10th from

10 am-5:30 pm. You may also pick up your packet on April 11th at the race site beginning at 8:15 am. An original "Walk a Mile in Our Shoes:

Autism 5K" t-shirt will not be guaranteed to anyone registered after March 31, 2015.

Teams: Interested in racing as a team? Recruit your family, friends, or coworkers to run under a team name to raise awareness and show

support for those affected by autism.

Age Groups and Awards: 8-under, 9-11, 12-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50+. Each age group winner will receive a prize.

Overall male & female will receive $100 gift card to Sportspectrum.

Post Party: Following the race we will host a post-race celebration and carnival for all children and their families. A variety of businesses,

service providers, and local support resources will be available to showcase their products and services.

Donations: If you are unable to attend the race but would like to make a monetary donation to The Educational Center for Autism, you may do

so by mailing a check, cash, or money order to The Educational Center for Autism 5720 Buncombe Rd. Shreveport, LA 71129 or online at

Special Note: Strollers, wagons, baby joggers, and any hand pushed or pulled vehicle will be allowed on the course, but at a walk pace

capacity only. Absolutely NO in-line skates, roller skates or runners with baby strollers will be allowed on run course. This rule is an RRCA



REGISTER EARLY! No t-shirts guaranteed to registrants after March 31, 2015.