|Location:||Shreveport Community Church|
|Start Time:||9:00 AM|
|End Time:||12:00 PM|
Walk a Mile in Our Shoes:
Autism 5k & Carnival
April 23, 2016
1/2 mile fun run starts at 9:00 a.m.
5k starts at 9:15 a.m.
BENEFITTING THE EDUCATIONAL CENTER FOR AUTISM AND RAISING COMMUNITY AWARENESS.
Date & Starting Time: Saturday, April 23, 2016
Fun Run (½ mile) begins at 9:00am,
5k begins at 9:15 am.
Shreveport, LA, 71129.
Registration: Early Registration is $20 until March 31, $25 through April 22th, and $30
on the day of the race April 23th. Registration is $15 for children (12 and under), which
includes entry to the post-party carnival. You may pay Sportspectrum 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 21st from 12 pm-7 pm and Friday, April 22nd from 10 am-5:30 pm. You
may also pick up your packet on April 23rd 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 April 15th, 2016.
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
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 https://ccpeople.cloverdonations.com/cc/
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 regulation!