Haughton’s Joe Delaney Dash set for Sept. 27

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The Haughton Fire Department is sponsoring the Joe Delaney Dash to raise funds for the completion of the Joe Delaney Memorial Park in Haughton.

The event will be held Saturday, Sept. 27, at Haughton High School. The race will begin at 8 a.m.

firelogoAwards will be given to the overall male and female winners as well as winners from each age group. Age groups are 18 & under, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+. (Age groups vary) Water and refreshments will be available at all times during the event.

Early registration is $15 through Monday, Sept. 15, and $20 from Sept. 16-20. Race day registration is $25. Entrants can pay with a credit card only on www.sportspectrumusa.com or pay with cash or check at 6970 Fern Ave. in Shreveport.

Every pre-registered participant will receive an original “Joe Delaney Dash” t-shirt. Participants are encouraged to pre-register. T-shirts are not guaranteed to late registrants.

Packet pick up will be at the Haughton Fire Department on Thursday, Sept. 25, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Friday, Sept. 26, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Participants can also pick up packets at the race site on race day at 7 a.m.

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 the run course. This rule is an RRCA regulation.

Sign up online at www.sportspectrumusa.com