Sat March 25, 2023 Shreveport, LA 71115 US Directions



8:15AM CDT - 10:00AM CDT

Fun Run

8:00AM CDT - 8:15AM CDT

Sleep-in Supporter

8:00AM CDT - 8:15AM CDT


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 the “All Inclusive Playground.”

100% of proceeds will go to the purchasing and installation of inclusive playground equipment.


Race date: Saturday March 25th

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.

$20 through Friday, March 3rd (includes T-shirt).
Late Registration-$25 through Saturday, March 4th to-Race day, March 25th .

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

½ 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!
$15 through Friday, March 3rd (includes T-Shirt).
Late registration: $20 through Saturday, March 4th to-Race Day, March 25th .




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, March 23rd, noon – 6 p.m. at Sportspectrum

  • Friday, March 24th, 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+

½ Mile Kids Fun Run: Fun Run certificates will be given to each participant that cross the finish line!


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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