2011 Race Facts

Name of Event 2011 Northwest Louisiana Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure®
Race Date Saturday, September 17, 2011
The Race Location CenturyTel Center Bossier City, Louisiana
Length of Race 5 K (3.1 mile) Run/Fitness Walk
1 Mile Fun Run/Walk for All
USTAF Certification # 5 K Race certified by USTAF # LA01002JF
Timing Chips will be available
Entrants 10,000 runners and walkers expected
Honorary Chairs Paula Linn
National Presenting Sponsor Yoplait
National Series Sponsors American Airlines, Bank of America, Caltrate, Ford Division, New Balance, REMAX, SELF & Walgreens
Breast Cancer Survivor Recognition Program Zeta Tau Alpha
Survivor Breakfast Sponsor Christus Schumpert Cancer Center
Kids for the Cure ® Sponsor Breast Care Specialists
Volunteer Recognition Quilted Northern
Teams Deadline Team paper entry forms must be received by Friday Sept 2, 2011

Race Day Schedule

7:00 AM Late Registration $35 Day of Race and packet pick up for pre- registered (teams must pick packets prior to race)
7:00 AM Survivor Tent Opens Christus Schumpert Cancer Center presents the Survivors Seated and Served Breakfast in Survivor tent for survivor and one co- survivor only. Survivors may pick up their special gift.
7:00 AM Kids Corral opens with fun kids activities All kids 9 and under will receive a special kids medal
7:30 AM Welcome, Pink Parade (Survivor Recognition)
7:40 AM Welcome Pledge Anthem
8:00 AM 1 MILE Fun Walk/ Run begins (Kids may walk with adults)
8:30 AM 5K RUN/ WALK (Runners line up in the front!)
9:30 AM Awards Ceremony for Teams/Individuals and Entertainment Sponsor Recognition

*All Morning* Bring your cash and visit the Shop for the Cure tent where you can buy cool Komen Merchandise!! Don’t forget to bring your cash for shopping!! Credit cards or cash only, No checks!

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