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Crescent City Classic

By Rick Montgomery | March 9, 2020

The Allstate Sugar Bowl Crescent City Classic 10k road race is held in New Orleans on the Saturday before Easter Sunday each year. The Classic is locally produced by a not-for-profit 5013c entity, the Crescent City Fitness Foundation, and is a great way to get in shape, while having fun! Both runners and walkers of…

Gulf Coast Running Club

Arbor Day 5k

By Rick Montgomery | February 4, 2020

The Arbor Day Run/Walk/Roll is a charity event. Proceeds benefit the programs of Disability Connection, a 501-c-3 nonprofit corporation. Programs include the Gulf Coast Community Resource Guide, Heritage Tours, Employment Connection, the Art Ability Fair, the Community Resource Fair, “I Love My Playground Party”, Read-Up, and the development of inclusive playgrounds including the Disability Connection…

Mississippi Gravel Cup

2020 Mississippi Gravel Cup

By Rick Montgomery | January 13, 2020

MS Gravel Cup is a four race series in our lovely state of Mississippi. The races are held in very different parts of the state which allows riders to enjoy different terrains for each race. Between the varying grades of gravel and the ever-changing course conditions, these four races provide just about everything you could…

Casino Bridge Run

By Rick Montgomery | January 13, 2020

10K/5K Run & 5K Competitive Walk. After the race join us for FREE BEER & Refreshments. ALL Runners and Walkers for ALL events will receive a CUSTOM FINISHER’S MEDAL! We also have custom age group awards for ALL Events. As always, we will have DJ BLAZE – the best DJ on the Gulf coast playing…

Run on the Bayou

By Rick Montgomery | January 9, 2020

Run/Walk on the Bayou featuring a 10K, 5K and 1/2 Mile Kids Run/Walk Event highlights include: * Course all inside the State Park * Custom finisher medallions all three distances * Benefiting the Westwego Beautification Commission * Crescent City Classic 10K Seeding Qualifier event LOCATION: Bayou Segnette State Park, 7777 Westbank Expressway, Westwego, La. 70094 Race…

Extra Yard 5k

By Rick Montgomery | December 11, 2019

The Extra yard 5K is a family-friendly, 3.1 mile run/walk hosted in conjunction with the College Football Playoff (CFP) National Championship that offers a chance for locals and out-of-town fans to take part in championship weekend. On Sunday, January 12, 2020, the Extra Yard 5K is coming to New Orleans and the Allstate Sugar Bowl…

NOTC Jackson Day Race

By Rick Montgomery | December 9, 2019

9k (5.6 mi) course includes a segment inside the Chalmette Battlefield, part of the Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve. Pre- and post-race activities are located at the Aycock Barn, 409 Aycock St, in Arabi, LA. Awards Awards will be distributed shortly after the race. There is no duplication of awards – Overall, Youth, Master, Grandmaster,…

38th Ole Man River Half Marathon

By Rick Montgomery | November 26, 2019

38th Annual Ole Man River 2019 RRCA Half Marathon State Championship Half Marathon and 5K Saturday, December 14, 2019 Mississippi River Trail, Gretna Benefiting the Legacy Donor Foundation Online registration is open through Monday, December 9. Prize money to the first three overall and first masters male and female Half Marathon finishers. The “Larry Fuselier Distance Runner Award” will…

Laketown Distance Festival

By Rick Montgomery | November 26, 2019

Laketown Distance Festival ( 10 Mile, 10K , 5K ) When: Saturday, January 4, 2020 Where: Kenner lakefront – Event site is located on Lake Pontchartrain at the end of Williams Blvd., just west of the Kenner Boat Launch and the Treasure Chest Casino. The Kenner – Lakefront jogging pathway offers an excellent location for…


By Rick Montgomery | October 25, 2019

IT’S MOVEMBER IN NOLA… and we’re ready to help. The annual NOLA Stache Dash is a 2 Mile fun run (with beer at every quarter-mile) held in conjunction with a Saints tailgate party to raise money and awareness for prostate cancer at the nation’s only Musicians’ Clinic. But you don’t have to walk or run…