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Backroads & Bayous Cross Country Trail Run
May 19, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Cross Country Trail Run and Day in the Country
To Raise Funds for 2018 selected charity recipients, The Renzi Center for Education and the Arts and One Great River!
Date & Starting Time: Saturday, May 19th 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 18th.
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 17th from 12 pm- 7 pm and
Friday, May 18th 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: We are having a 3 race trail series again this year. If you run all three races for the Monkey Trails, Trail Run at Bistineau and the Backroads & Bayous Trail run you will be eligible for a trail run series award. The Top 10 male and female finishers in each race distance will receive an award.
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.