Events by EventfulWalking the Walk VII for Autism with State Representative Patrick Williams (5K)
Walking the Walk VII for Autism with State Representative Patrick Williams (5K) is in full gear again. Please join us as we Walk or Run to raise awareness for Autism Spectrum Disorders and funds for the Odyssey Foundation Autism Resource Library in Shreveport, Louisiana. Bring your family and friends as we aid in helping with resources for families in our Community! We look forward to seeing you for this family fun event!!
Special Thanks:Eldorado Casino Shreveport, Law Offices of Ronald Lattier, Chesapeake Energy, Metropolitan Circles (We will have more to participate)
Date & Starting Time:Saturday, April 26, 2014 8am-12pm (We would like to kick off the race at 8:30am) at the Stoner Boat Launch
Registration: Registration is $25.00. Children and under the age of 18 and College Students with College ID are $10.00. Seniors over the age of 65 is $15.00. Those that register before March 31, 2014 and receive a free Autism Pendant. Race day Registration is $30.00, $15.00 for children under age of 18 and College Students with ID, Seniors will be $15.00. You may pay with a Credit Card ONLINE ONLY at www.sportspectrumusa.com or pay with cash or check at 5150 Interstate Drive, Suite 212, 71109. You can contact us at 318-670-3788 and 318-751-0847. You can visit Odyssey Foundation for the Arts website for more information at www.odysseyfoundationla.org. REGISTER EARLY! No shirts guaranteed to late registrants.
T-shirts & Race Packet Pick-Up:Every pre-registered participant will receive an original “Walking the Walk for Autism VII with State Rep Patrick Williams” t-shirt. Packet pick up will be held at Sportspectrum. The Foundation may have an early registration drive on March 22, 2014 at the Foundation Office located at 5150 Interstate Drive, Shreveport, LA 71109.
Awards: Overall Male & Female finishers in the 5k race will receive __1st, 2nd and 3rd place Medals in age categories. Medals will be awarded by age group1st, 2nd and 3rdplace – male and female under the age of 19, then 20-29 (Male/Female), 30-39 (Male/Female), 40-49 (Male/Female) and 50-60 (Male/Female).
Post Party:Water, Gatorade, Vendors will be on site, Snacks, and Hot Dogs
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!