Sat March 2, 2024 Shreveport, LA 71115 US Directions
Countdown to Race Day



$30 8:15AM CST - 10:00AM CST Registration ends March 2, 2024 at 7:45am CST

Fun Run

$20 8:00AM CST - 8:15AM CST Registration ends March 2, 2024 at 7:30am CST
Open to ages 1 - 10.

Sleep-in Supporter

$30 8:00AM CST - 8:15AM CST Registration ends March 2, 2024 at 7:45am CST


9900 Smitherman Dr
Shreveport, LA US 71115




University Elementary is proud to bring back their 5K race on a flat and fast course! Please join us to gather the community for an opportunity to run, race and have a good time and raise money for continuing to add to our inclusive playground, beautifying our campus, and replacing the Temporary Buildings with a multipurpose building. 


Race date: Saturday March 2nd

At University Elementary School, 9900 Smitherman Drive, Shreveport, LA 71115


Start times:

1/2 mile fun run - 8:00 a.m.

5k - 8:15 a.m.


Course Description: 5K Run: The 5k Run will begin in the parking lot of the school and proceed through the neighborhood and end back at the school!

Entry Fee:

5K Registration: All ages can register for the 5K.

$25 through Friday, February 16th (includes T-shirt).
Late Registration-$30 Saturday, February 17th to-Race day, March 2nd

Sleep in Supporter: If you cannot be there and want to give support pricing is the same as the 5K registration (t-shirt included).

1/2  Mile Kids Fun Run: (ages 10-under)

The Fun Run will start in front of the school and be a great warm-up for the 5K race!

  • 1/2 Mile Fun Run registration: $20 through Friday, February 2oth (includes T-Shirt).

  • 1/2 Mile Fun Run Late registration: $25 Saturday, February 17th to-Race Day, March 2nd

  • 1/2 Mile Fun Run certificates will be given to each participant that crosses the finish line!



Online or

In person at Sportspectrum 6970 Fern Avenue, Shreveport

At University Elementary School on race morning starting at 7:00 a.m.

Race Packet Pick-Up: Pre-registered participants will receive an official race t-shirt.

  • Thursday, February 29th, noon – 6 p.m. at Sportspectrum

  • Friday, March 1st, 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. at Sportspectrum

  • Race day from 7 a.m.-7:45 a.m. at race site, University Elementary


Awards: 5K: Overall male and female winners will receive $100 cash each, overall runner up male and female $50 cash each.

1st and 2nd place male and female 5K winners will receive a cool trophy in the following age divisions: 6-under; 7-8; 9-10; 11-12; 13-19; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60-69, 70+


Join the Wildcat families after the race for awards, water, snacks and music!


Course Map

Race will start and finish in the parking lot of University Elementary School. A very flat course for some super fast times.

Race Contact Info

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