_ The 20th Annual TGMC Community Sports Institute TFAE 5K Run for Excellence & Food Fest:
The 20th annual fundraiser for Terrebonne Foundation for Academic Excellence (TFAE) is May 9, 2020! Don't miss out on a fun race and the best after party in the south!
TFAE has awarded over ONE MILLION DOLLARS in grants to Terrebonne Parish public school teachers for creative learning and also funds Dolly Parton's Imagination Library for all registered children in Terrebonne Parish.
Early Bird Registration ends April 1, 2020.
Pre-Registration and online registration ends May 6, 2020. Race Day Registration starts at 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 9.
The run/walk is followed by a fantastic Cajun Food Festival with 30+ delicious food and beverage vendors. Live music provided by CATEGORY 6. Activities for children 12 and under will be available in the Kid’s Corner.
AWARDS - All Fun Run participants will receive a recognition award.
5K Run for Excellence awards will be given to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place overall, males and females.
1st place only (male & female) will be awarded for Masters (40-49), Grand Masters (50-59), and Legends (60 & over) runners.
1st and 2nd place for runners (male & female) in the following age groups: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, and 70 & over.
Race is open to walkers, race walkers, joggers, runners, and wheel chair participants of all ages and abilities.
No refunds will be offered if the event is canceled at the direction of civil authorities due to weather or other circumstances beyond the control of the event committee. NO REFUNDS!
Due to shirt production deadline, we can only guarantee shirt size if registered by April 17, 2020; however, we will do our very best to accommodate your preferred shirt size.
Event details and schedule
RACE IS SATURDAY, MAY 9, 2020!
ON SITE RACE DAY REGISTRATION WILL BEGIN AT 3 PM FOR A FEE OF $35 AND $25 FOR STUDENTS 20 AND UNDER.
Fun Run starts at 5:30 pm
5K Run for Excellence starts at 6:00 p.m.
Food Fest opens at 6:30 p.m.
Please remember to bring your ID.