The Courier presents the 5K Run for Excellence and Cajun Food Festival
Start: Saturday, May 10, 2014 @ 6:00 PM (CDT)
Houma , LA 70360
Registration Closing Date
Thursday, May 8, 2014 @ 9:59 PM (CDT)
14th Annual fundraiser for the Terrebonne Foundation for Academic Excellence. TFAE has awarded $xxx,xxx in grants to Terrebonne Parish public school teachers for creative learning. Early registration deadline is April xxth. Online registration deadline ends May 8th. ON SITE RACE DAY REGISTRATION WILL BEGIN AT 3 PM FOR A FEE OF$35. Fun run will start at 5:30 pm & 5k at 6 pm. Race fees are the same for both events. Children 4 & under are free. (no t-shirt)
The run/walk is followed by a fantastic cajun food festival with 40 food choices, performance by "xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx" and cold beverages. Activities for children 12 and under will be available in the Kid’s Corner. AWARDS - All Fun Run participants will receive a recognition award. 5K Run for Excellence awards will be given to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place overall, males and females, in running and walking categories. 1st place only (male & female) will be awarded for Masters (40-49), Grand Masters (50-59), and Legends (60 & over) runners. 1st and 2nd place for runners (male & female) in the following age groups: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-69, and 70 & over. We will also have a costume contest for all race participants this year! Prizes for the best individual and group costumes. Race is open to walkers, race walkers, joggers, runners, and wheel chair participants of all ages and abilities. No refunds offered if the event is canceled at the direction of civil authorities due to weather or other circumstances beyond the control of the event committee.