The United Way of St. Charles Parish recently held its 21st Annual Bridge Run over the Hale Boggs Bridge. This annual event drew over 2125 racers and was a complete success according to the event coordinator, Tamara Plattsmier.
The Bridge Run starts in Destrehan, Louisiana and ends in Luling, Louisiana. The runners take a route that brings them from River Road in Destrehan over the Hale Boggs Bridge down to River Road in Luling, ending with a celebration at the West Bank Bridge Park which includes jambalaya and rock climbing. It included both a 5K and a 10K.