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Sat April 27, 2024 Shreveport, LA 71105 US Directions



8:15AM CDT - 10:15AM CDT

1/2 Mile Fun Run

8:00AM CDT - 8:15AM CDT

Sleep-In Supporter

8:00AM CDT - 8:15AM CDT


Young Life
713 Southfield Road
Shreveport, LA US 71105


YL is proud to host our second annual “Super-Cool, Really Awesome, Fun-In-The” Sun Run 5k. Join us to gather the community for an opportunity to run, race, and have a super cool, really awesome, fun-in-the-sun time! Young Life’s mission is to introduce adolescents to Jesus Christ & help them grow in their faith. One of the opportunities YL is able to provide our community is our camp trips. They are once-in-a-lifetime, life changing experiences to beautiful places all over the country! We do everything we can to make our trips affordable, so all proceeds will enrich the camping possibilities for
ALL kids in our city!


COURSE DESCRIPTION: The 5k and ½ mile fun run will begin and end at the YL house and run past the Norton Art Gallery through the South Highlands neighborhood.


Start times: 5k starts at 8:15 a.m.

                  1/2 mile fun run starts at 8:00 a.m.



-        Until Friday April 20th - $25.00

-        April 21st - Race Day April 27th - $30.00

-          Sleep-In Supporter: If you cannot be there, but want to show support.

            Pricing is same as the 5k registration (t-shirt included).




RACE PACKET PICK UP: Pre-registered participants will receive an official race t-shirt. You must sign up before 3:00 p.m. on April 18th to guarantee a race shirt.

-          Thursday, April 25th 12pm-6pm @ Sportspectrum

-          Friday, April 26th 10am-5:30pm @ Sportspectrum

-          Race day at the Young Life House (713 Southfield Road) starting at 7am


AWARDS: 5k overall male and female participates will receive $100 cash each and a very nice YL water bottle, second place overall male and female winners will receive $75 cash each.

1st place male and female 5k winners will receive a cool “winner” YL coffee mug in the following age divisions: 19-under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+. All participants will receive their own pair of sunglasses!

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