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Activities: Running race, 5K (3.1 Miles)

Registration: Early registration is $20 through May 30th, $25.00 May 31st thru June 11th.  Race day June 12th is $30. 


Course: The race will start and finish on the campus of LSUS behind the HPE building.


REGISTER EARLY! No shirts guaranteed to late registrants after June 4th.


Packet Pick-Up:  Every pre-registered participant will receive an original “Red River Balloon Rally 5k t-shirt. Packet pick up will be held at Sportspectrum Thursday, June 10th from 12 pm - 6 pm and Friday, June 11th from 10 am - 5:30 pm. You may also pick up your packet on Race Day at the race site beginning at 6:30 am.


Awards:  Overall male and female finishers in the 5K race will receive an award. 1st place in each of the following age groups will also receive an award.


Age Groups:  11-under, 12-14, 15-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65+ 


Post Party: Stick around after the race for refreshments and to watch the Hot Air Balloons (weather permitting)


Special Note:  Strollers, wagons, baby joggers, and any hand pushed or pulled vehicle will be allowed on the course, but at a walk pace capacity only. Absolutely NO in-line skates, roller skates or runners with baby strollers will be allowed on run course. This rule is an RRCA regulation!






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