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The Great Pumpkin Run for Research

October 26, 2013
Where
Centenary College Gold Dome
100 Dixie Drive, Shreveport, LA 71104 United States

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LSU Health Shreveport Feist – Weiller Cancer Center Presents

The Great Pumpkin Run for Research

October 26, 2013

• 5K Road Race • 5K Kids Pumpkin Run•½ Mile Kids Run • 5K Health walk •

 

 

Brought to you by:

 

Feist-Weiller Cancer Center, Sportspectrum, Centenary College

 

 

 

Special Thanks:

 

Thanks to Sportspectrum Race Management, Centenary College, race
sponsors, prize donors and volunteers. Thanks to Music Mountain Water and Ice House for keeping us hydrated!

 

 

 

Date & Starting Time:

 

Saturday, October 26, 2013

 

Starting times: ½ Mile Kids Run – 8:00 a.m.

 

5K Run, 5K Kids Pumpkin Run, & 5K Health Walk – 8:30 a.m.
SWEPCO Costume Contest and Halloween Fun – Following 5K Run

 

 

 

Race Day Registration & Check-In:

 

Race day registration is behind Centenary Gold Dome 7:30 – 8:30 a.m. Race packets may be picked up early at Sportspectrum Thursday, Oct. 24, from noon – 7:00 p.m. & Friday, Oct. 25, from 10 a.m.– 5:30 p.m.

 

 

 

Course Description:

 

Centenary College, behind the Gold Dome. Enjoy a flat and scenic course through the Madison Park neighborhood.

 

 

 

Entry Fees:

 

5K all ages is $20.00 through Oct. 25 and $25.00 race day.
The ½ mile kids run is $15 through Oct. 25 and $20 race day.

Register with CASH or CHECKat Sportspectrum, E. 70that Fern Ave in Shreveport, LA.

 

 

 

Race Packet:

 

Pre-registered participants receive an official 2013 Great Pumpkin Run for Research long-sleeve shirt. Shirts are 100% cotton, pre-shrunk. Shirts will be limited to the first 500 so early registration is recommended.

 

 

 

Post Race Party:

 

Following the race we’ll have the SWEPCO Halloween costume contests for kids and adults, more Halloween fun by J&S Audio Visual, and race awards, so stick around!

Awards:

Overall 5K winner & runner-up male & female receive great prizes. 5K kids Pumpkin Run 1st & 2nd place receive trophies. 1st & 2nd place age group winners receive pumpkin medals. Age groups below. Other prizes: 1st & 2nd place kids & adult costume contests; 1st & 2nd place pumpkin decorating contest; other fun prizes for people who show great Halloween spirit!

 

Age Groups:

Male & Female 5K: 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-59, 60+ Male & Female 5K Pumpkin Run:1-6, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-16,17-18

 

Costume Contest:

It’s Halloween – Dress up & Win! Great awards for kids and adults so come out and have fun!

Race Day Activities:

Costume contests for kids and adults, kids pumpkin decorating contest,

face painting, smoke free for cancer prevention, demo cool bicycles with The Bike Pedaler.

 

Cash Prizes:

Cash Prizes will be awarded to named teams with the most registered
runners. Prizes are $250, $150 & $100.

 

Special Note:

Under RRCA regulations, absolutely no baby joggers, strollers, bikes, skateboards, inline or roller skates will be allowed!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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