Cross Country Trail Run and Day in the Country
To Raise Funds for 2019 selected charity recipients, The Renzi Center for Education and the Arts and One Great River!
Special Thanks To Race Sponsor: Breathe Yoga – http://www.breatheyogashreveport.com/
Date & Starting Time: Saturday, May 18th 8:00 am at Lynn Farms, 11580 Hwy 3049, Gilliam, LA.
10 & 3 Mile Run start at 8:00 a.m. 1 mile fun run starts at 8:05 a.m.
Early Registration is $35 through Saturday April 1st
$40 from April 2nd – May 17th.
Race day Registration is $45.
T-shirts & Race Packet Pick-Up: Every pre-registered participant will receive an original BackRoads and Bayous t-shirt, food ticket, and goodies given by businesses, friends and community of the Ross Lynn Foundation.
Packet pick up will be held at Sportspectrum
Thursday, May 16th from 12 pm- 7 pm and
Friday, May 17th from 10 am-5:30 pm.
You may also pick up your packet on Race Day at the Race Site at 7:00am.
Awards: Overall Male & Female finishers in the 10-mile race will receive a framed print of Ross Lynn’s Photography and a really cool wooden medallion with custom race logo art work design.
Overall Male and Female finishers in the 3-mile race will receive a trophy and a really cool wooden medallion with custom race logo art work design.
Age Groups: 11-13, 14-18, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+
Trail Run Series: This is the final race in the trail run series. If you have run all three races for the series, Trail Run at Bistineau , Monkey Trails, and the Backroads & Bayous Trail run you will be eligible for a trail run series award.
The Top 10 male and female with the most points at the end of the series will receive a special award.
You must run the same distance at each race to be eligible for a series award.
*If you are planning on running and listening to music, you must wear headphones. You can carry your phone, small radio, etc., but you must listen to the music through your headphones. No headphones, no music!!*
This is a SRM rule, no exceptions. You will be disqualified if you are caught playing your music without your headphones.
Pre-race, During and Post Party Happenings!: Pre run stretching and sun salutations at 7:30; additional yoga for “Day in the Country” attendees during the run and post run recovery yoga and acupuncture for runners – all under the Breathe Yoga tent; Art for children following the fun run under the Renzi Center tent; Taco bar and water and sports drink (grass fed meat and produce locally sourced by Mahaffey farms); food tickets will be available for non – runners to purchase.