The first annual Dash for the Cash, featuring a 5K run and a 1-mile Fun Run, is set for Dec. 12 at the Alexandria public boat ramp on Upper Third Street at the Red River levee.
The event, presented by Fit Families for Cenla, Inc., begins with the 5K run at 8 a.m., followed by the 1-mile Fun Run. Awards will be given in various categories, and long-sleeve T-shirts will be provided while supplies last.
Aid stations will be provided, and refreshments will be available after the race.
Pre-registration is available at www.runreg.com. Entry cost for pre-registration by Dec. 10 is $25 for the 5K race and $15 for the 1-mile run. After Dec. 10, the cost is $30 and $20, respectively.
Packets may be picked up from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Dec. 11 at S3 Training Studio, 1247 MacArthur Drive, Alexandria, or from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. at the boat ramp on the day of the race.
For more information, call Teresa Coplen at (318) 447-7219.