Q50 Races presents Run to the Hills, Saturday, June 18, 2022 in Bogue Chitto State Park, 17049 State Park Blvd in Franklinton, a 5 or 10 mile race on a scenic, dirt course with small hills. Awards given to 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place male and female in both the 10 mile and 5 mile races.
The 10 mile course is two loops starting and finishing at the Day Use Area Pavilion 2. The 5 mile course is one loop around the park trail, starting and finishing at the Day Use Area Pavilion 2.
To register, and for more details, visit Q50races.com/2018/06/21/q50-run-to-the-hills.
Bug spray are a must, and runners should be prepared for hot weather. And, as it is a trail race, no dogs, pacers, baby strollers, bicycles or earphones will be permitted. There will be no aid stations on the course, only water stations where water will be provided; however, bottles and cups will not. Runners must bring their own bottles. For safety reasons, companions, friends or family will only be able to assist runners at the start/finish line. For safety reasons, no vehicles will be permitted to accompany any runner at any time during the race.
Proceeds of the event benefit the New Orleans Mission shelter and the children housed through the Mission. Learn more about the New Orleans Mission at https://neworleansmission.org.
17049 State Park Blvd., Franklinton, LA 70438-From I-12, take US 190 north to Hwy. 25. Travel approximately 20 miles, then turn right onto State Park Blvd. Entrance to the park is 1 mile on the left. GPS Coordinates: N 30.767527983, W -90.1573070.
For more information, go to www.q50races.com or call Cesar Torres at (504) 390-8807.
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