Heart of Gold 5k

Sat April 1, 2017 Shreveport, LA 71104 US Directions


8:00AM CDT - 10:30AM CDT
Stoner Boat Launch
857 E. Stoner Ave.
Shreveport, LA US 71104

Third Annual Heart of Gold 5 k to benefit the MLK Health Center


Held by LSU Health Sciences Center Executive Council


April 1, 2017 at Stoner Ave. Boat Launch      5k to begin at 8:00am


Course Description: 5K Race starts and finishes at the Stoner Ave. boat launch (857 E Stoner Ave, Shreveport, LA 71104)


Registration: It is preferred that you register early online at sportspectrumusa.com or by dropping off or completing your race application at Sportspectrum – 6970 Fern Ave, Shreveport, LA 71105.


All early registrations will receive a “Heart of Gold Run” T shirt. Register early, as we cannot guarantee shirts to late registrants.


Entry Fee: $25 for early registration through March 14th, 2017

$30 for late registration from March 15th-March 31st,

$35 on race day.


Race Packet Pick Up: Packets will be available for pick up only at Sportspectrum.  You may pick up your packet early at Sportspectrum on

Thurs., March 30th from 12:00pm to 7:00pm and

Friday, March 31st from 10:00am to 5:30pm. 

Race day registration and packet pick-up is Saturday, April 1st morning from 7:00 a.m. to 7:45 am at Stoner Ave. Boat Launch


Awards: 5k-Overall Male & Female finishers in the 5k race will receive a trophy prize. Additionally each age group top male and female finishers will receive metals for top 2 positions per age group: 12 & under, 13-18, 19-24, 25-34, 35-44, 45-54, 55-64, 65 +


Post Party: Join us at Red River Brewery for our after party!


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