The Arc Caddo-Bossier’s GREAT Program offers equine-assisted services to children, teens and adults with disabilities. Through certified instructors and trained volunteers, the GREAT Program positively affects the physical, psychological and social well-being of students. GREAT offers diverse programs to local schools and hospitals as well as private lessons and summer camp programs.
The GREAT 5k and Paddlefest will be held at Fox Creek Farms in Shreveport on Saturday, September 24 at 8 a.m. Race registration starts at $35.
Awards will be given to 1st overall 5k finishers, male and female, and in each of the following age groups:
- 18 and under
1st overall male and female 5k and Paddlefest; 1st overall male and female paddleboard, kayak, and canoe; 1st overall 2-person kayak; and 1st overall 2-person canoe.
The GREAT Post Race Party celebration will be held at Fox Creek Farms. Admission is $15. The post-party is where you can sample delicious food provided by Sample Farm and cooked by Ki' Mexico. There will be live music, raffle items, door prizes, and lots of fun for the kids!