Zachary Race To The Finish - 5km Race and Mile Fun Run/ 2nd ANNUAL
- Sports & Fitness
- Zachary High School, Zachary Louisiana
IN ORDER TO GET OUR T-SHIRTS PRINTED IN TIME, TODAY APRIL 23RD WILL BE THE ABSOLUTE LAST DAY WE WILL BE ACCEPTING T-SHIRT ORDERS with on-line registration.
PLEASE pick up your race bag Friday May 2nd to avoid race day line-ups! Zachary School Board Office!!!!!! 11am-7pm
For people registering after April 23rd or people who would like additional t-shirts, they may be pre-ordered on Friday May 2nd from 11am-7pm at Zachary School Board Office or May 3rd race day. Cost is $15.00 No refunds, no exceptions. Cash or Check ONLY. T-shirts will be available 7-10 days after race when you order Friday or Saturday May 2nd and 3rd. T-shirts ordered before April 23rd with registration will be in your race bag already!
COURSE DESCRIPTION 5K:
5K Course Start on Track, run through ZHS parking lot and first turn is:
At Brick pillar (40th and North Main) turn RIGHT.
North Main and 37th turn RIGHT this turns into Myr Hill.
Red Clover and Myrtle Hill turn LEFT
PrairieView and Red Clover turn LEFT
Prairieview and Meadowland Court turn RIGHT
On Meadowland Ct go AROUND Cul De Sac on right hand side.
Meadowland Ct and Prairieview turn RIGHT
Jim East and Prairieview turn RIGHT
Albert East and Jim East turn LEFT
TURNAROUND IS STRAIGHT AHEAD
Albert East and Jim East turn RIGHT
Red Clover and Prairieview turn RIGHT
Creek Valley and Red Clover turn RIGHT
Myrtle Hill and Creek Valley turn RIGHT
North Main and 37th turn LEFT
40th and North Main turn RIGHT
Turn LEFT to run directly in FRONT OF ZHS
Turn LEFT onto Bronco Lane
Turn RIGHT into Parking lot of ZHS
Turn left onto Rollins Road sidewalk
Turn LEFT DIRECTLY back into ZHS parking lot
Right turn back into track.
RUN 400 meters (1 lap around track)
END ON FINISH LINE
Mile Course, you will start on track, come out of the stadium parking lot and then follow 16-23.
Come join us on Saturday May 3rd, 2014 at Zachary High School for our highly anticipated NEW and FAST 5km course through the streets of beautiful Myrtle Hill and East Meadow in Zachary, Louisiana. This is a community event serving Zachary, Baton Rouge and ALL surrounding areas. BOTH of our races will use ZHS Bronco Stadium running track for our START AND FINISH. Race finishers will have the unique experience of "sprinting to the finish" as they are completing the last 400 metres of their race on the track. We have widespread support from our very generous sponsors. ALL proceeds go back into ZEPTO, the Zachary Elementary Parent Teacher Organization, which is 100% volunteer based.
Post race beverages/food for ALL competitors. Concessions will also be available for spectators at a very minimal cost.
Special post race activities for ALL children following the mile fun run include scavenger hunt, AND a VERY special visit from the Zachary Fire Department. Bring your flip flops kids .... You WILL get WET!!!!
Mile Fun Run: 9am start time
5km Race: 9:30am start time
COST: Mile Fun Run is $10 per child/youth 18 years of age or younger. Adults chaperoning mile fun run with child is FREE. (Must be 18 years of age or older).
Strollers/Baby Joggers are WELCOME!
One Mile Fee for non-chaperoning Adult is $15.00.
Adult 5km fee is $30.00 (19 years of age or older).
Child/Youth 18 years of age or younger 5km fee is $10.00.
Team Registration available
PRIZES AND AWARDS IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING 5KM COMPLETION.
Race Bag Pick-Up:
FRIDAY MAY 2nd, 2014
Zachary Community School Board Office
3755 Church Street
Zachary, LA, 70791
Race Day Pick-Up
ZHS Stadium 7am
4100 Bronco Lane
IMPORTANT EVENT INFORMATION UPDATED APRIL 23rd 2014:
Race Day Registrations will be accepted (cash or check ONLY).
AWARDS ARE AS FOLLOWS:
Custom Ribbons to EVERY child entered
1 mile: Top 3 female and male overall
5k: Top overall male and female
Top overall masters male and female (40 +)
Age Groups custom medals for 5k:
10 and under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-30, 40-50, 50+
SPECIAL CUSTOM TROPHIES AWARDED TO:
FASTEST ZEPTO mile and 5k time (boy and girl)
FASTEST NMS & ZHS mile and 5k (boy and girl)
Youngest 5k Participant
Middle Of The Pack Trophy
Overall Winner Trophies
*Ice Cream Party awarded to EVERY Zachary Comm. District Child Entered
First 100 kids receive SPECIAL SPIRIT STICKS
FREE DRESS Monday May 5, 2014 (Race t-shirts, uniform bottoms)
WITH SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS AND SUPPORTERS:
Freeman Family, Lane Regional Medical Center, Carrie Godbold with Keller Williams, Zachary Post, Georgia Pacific,
Zachary Community Schools, Mary Landry Banners and Signs By Design, Kentwood Springs,
Varsity Sports, Ricky McDavid with Myles Law Firm, Complete Collision, UPS,
Road ID, Club South Runners (David Vincent), Susan Hayden at RocketKidz, DM Petroleum,
Michelle Bruton Photography, YMCA, US Express Track Club,
Geaux Jump Inflatables, Subway, Raising Cane's, Superior Ford Zachary
WE APPRECIATE YOU SO VERY MUCH!