07 Jan 2017

Brother Eldon 5K Race Set For Saturday, March 11

The 18th annual Brother Eldon 5K Run and One-Mile Run/Walk/Jog will be held on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at Catholic High School. Online registration is now closed. Walk-up registration begins at 7:30 a.m. on race day. 

Register in advance to be guaranteed a long-sleeved, moisture wicking T-shirt on race day. Entry fees are $25 for adults and $20 for grades 1-12 and $15 for current CHS students. Packet Pick-Up Day for pre-registered runners will be held at CHS on Friday, March 10, from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. in the circle drive on Claycut.

Walk-up registration on Saturday, March 11 begins at 7:30 a.m. followed by the One-Mile event at 8:30 a.m. and the 5K race at 9 a.m. 


There will be an after party in the CHS courtyard celebrating Brother EldonÕs 75-year anniversary as a Brother of the Sacred Heart with live music and a variety of food and beverages provided by local vendors.

Thank you to Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana for returning as the Title Sponsor of this yearÕs event. If you are interested in becoming a corporate or individual sponsor, please contact Glen Randow, grandow@catholichigh.org, or call the CHS Alumni Office at 225-383-0459.

The proceeds from this event go toward the Brother Eldon Scholarship Fund, providing tuition assistance for CHS students with financial needs.