Mar 14, 2013 12:31 PM by MELISSA CANONE
The 2nd Annual Coach Everett Classic 5K & 1 Mile Run/Walk will be held on Saturday April 13, 2013 at Rayne Catholic Elementary located at 407 South Polk Street in Rayne. All information about the race including registration form, race map and directions can be found at the race website: www.rcerace.org.
The 5K Run will start at 8:00 AM with the 1 Mile Run/Walk will begin shortly at 8:05 AM. After the race, there will be an awards ceremony and several after race activities for the whole family. This is a family oriented event and runners are encouraged to bring the whole family.
Registration is $25 before April 1, 2013 and $30 for late registration postmarked or received after April 1. Cajun Road Runner Club Members and RCE Students will receive a discounted rate of $22. Early registered runners are guaranteed a wicking breathable T-Shirt.
Registration forms can be downloaded at the race website: www.rcerace.org or can be picked up at Cajun Fitness - Rayne or the RCE office. Late registration will be accepted the day of the race 645 to 7:30 for both races.
Packet pickup will be held at Cajun Fitness in Rayne located at 1225 Church Point Highway - 334-7060 on Friday April 12, 2013 noon to 7:00 PM. Late Packet pickup will be at the race site the morning of the race 6:45 to 7:30.
The race is honoring Coach Everett Hildreth who coached basketball, football, Track & Field and Boxing at Rayne Catholic for over 50 years. Coach Everett touched the lives and thousands of RCE students in his years at Rayne Catholic.
The race will benefit the Coach Everett Memorial Gym Fund which the school is now accepting donations. Rayne Catholic is also offering a "Buy a Brick" campaign to help raise money for this project. Brick are $100 each and will be displayed in the interior wall of the new gym. All donations to the school are tax deductible.