Race Details

Smells Like Team Spirit Competition!
  • Create a team of two or more people (families, friends, teachers/staff, etc.)
  • Use your imagination! Colors! Characters! Themes! Crazy hair & more! Be creative & have fun!
  • Prizes awarded for Top 3 most creative teams!
  • Team registration is Race Day only.
WHERE: Both Bolt for the Blue and the Community Health Fair will take place at Ligon Magnet Middle School.  (The race Start/Finish and Health Fair will take place on Haywood Street and in the adjacent school courtyard.)

THE COURSE: The 5K course will begin and end near the entrance to Ligon, but will be run primarily on the Little Rock Greenway Trail. The 1-mile fun run will be run adjacent to the school.  Both the 5K and 1-mile fun run courses will  begin and end at the Haywood  Street entrance to Ligon MS.

5K Course Map


1-Mile Fun Run Course Map

START TIME: The 5K will begin at 2 pm, and the 1 Mile Fun Run will begin at 2:05 pm. Awards ceremony will begin at 3:30 pm.

AWARDS: Awards will be awarded to the top 3 male and female finishers in each of the age categories.

SAFETY: For the safety of all runners, we must prohibit bicycles, roller blades, and skate boards. Wheelchairs and strollers are permitted and encouraged. Dogs are not allowed.

PARKING: Participants may park in the designated lots at Ligon Middle School or on nearby streets. The race and health fair will take place near the Haywood Street entrance to Ligon Middle School.

Timing provided by FS_Logo

A portion of the race fee and donations may be tax deductible. Net proceeds from the event will be used to fund Ligon’s 2017-2018 BackPack Buddies Program.