New Safer Route! Chip Timing! New 5K option!
REGISTRATION IS AVAILABLE ON RACE DAY - SUNDAY, APRIL 12TH FROM 6:00-7:15 AM. Join us for the 33nd Annual Strawberry Strut in beautiful Ponchatoula! Whether you sign up for the 1 mile fun run,5K, or 10K, you are sure to have a good time! The race is located within walking distance of the Strawberry Festival grounds. Runners should head to the North Stage (corner of West Willow St & North 7th St. ) for awards after the race (approx 10:30 am).
Event details and schedule
PACKET PICK-UP: Packet pickup will take place Friday, April 10th from 12-6 at Perfectly Fit in Hammond (303 West Minnesota Park Road #E, Hammond, LA 70403). For those unable to make this time, packet pickup will also be available day-of from 6:00-7:30am.
STARTING INSTRUCTIONS: The 1-mile fun run will begin at 7:30 AM. The 5K and 10k race will begin at 8AM.
SPLITS/FLUID STATIONS: Mile markers will be posted at every mile. 4 fluid stations will be operating.
T-SHIRTS: Specially designed T-shirts will be given to each pre-registered runner (guaranteed if registered before March 29, 2015). Runners who register on the day of the race will receive T-shirts while supplies last.
AWARDS will be given as follows: A. Overall male and female (1 mile fun run,5K and 10k) B. 1st, 2nd, 3rd place finishers in each of the following age groups (male and female) 1. 1 mile fun run: 10 and under, 11-13, 14-17, 18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and over. 2. 5K and 10k: 17 and under, 18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and over.
AWARDS PRESENTATION: Main stage on the Strawberry Festival grounds at approximately 10:30 am.
REFRESHMENTS: Fresh fruits, healthy snacks, water and soft drinks will be available to all racers.