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Crescent City Blues Festival – Oct. 18-20

By Rick Montgomery | August 8, 2019

The Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival is an award-winning event, with two stages of music, a dozen of the best barbecue vendors in the region and a huge arts market. Admission is free! This is, after all, an event produced and presented by the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation – the nonprofit that…

Cajun Man Triathlon – Sept 8, 2019

By Rick Montgomery | August 8, 2019

This race is a tradition, a right of passage, for all endurance fiends! 1/2 mile of swimming in Airport Lake, 20 miles of pedaling on the roads of Lafayette Parish, and 3.1 miles on foot through the grounds of the Lafayette Regional Airport. Whether a beginner doing their first open water triathlon or an experienced…

Armadillo Dash Trail Run 5K & Zilla Half-Marathon Dec. 7th

By Rick Montgomery | August 7, 2019

Bonnet Carre Spillway, Norco, Uninc St Charles Parish, LA, USA, Norco, LA 70079, USA
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Armadillo Dash Trail 5K Run and the Inaugural Trail Zilla Half-Marathon Trail Run

RRCA Louisiana State Championship (5K distance Trail Run)

ALL TRAIL Course, well marked and monitored with aide stations

Tour da Parish – Nov. 2nd

By FitCal365 | September 25, 2019

Join the St. Bernard Chamber of Commerce as we host the 5th Annual Tour da Parish. This non-competitive event will take place on the scenic byways of lower St. Bernard Parish. Enjoy a true “down the road” experience, cycling past the bayou and marsh that St. Bernard calls home. The event will feature a 59…

tasc Tuesday Run Club on Magazine Street

By FitCal365 | August 8, 2019

tasc Run Club meets biweekly for a fun walk/run at 6:15 p.m. at their flagship store on Magazine Street.  Whether it’s your first time lacing up your shoes or walking/running is your daily routine – please join us! All fitness levels & paces are welcome. Walk, run, skip, dance, just do your thing along one…

Wild Thing Kids’ Triathlon at Audubon Zoo

By FitCal365 | August 7, 2019

Jill Marie Kenyon

By FitCal365 | July 8, 2019

I Run with my Heart by Jill Marie Kenyon I ran my first marathon in 2009. I was 31 years old and I had never run before. I wanted to do something that would challenge me, but I also wanted to do something to help raise funds for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). I…

Rick Montgomery

By FitCal365 | July 8, 2019

Chasing 60 Wow a new decade! Yes, I just turned 60, just not my dad’s life at 60. No, I’m not in my recliner years and not about to retire.  This year of turning 60 includes producing youth events, short training videos, and fun fitness!   We are also launching a fitness calendar website, FitCal365.com, and…

Crawfishman Triathlon

By FitCal365 | April 29, 2019

CrawfishMan is a great race with a rich history dating back to 1983. It has witnessed numerous advancements in the triathlon, such as the introduction of clipless pedals, aero bars, and the term “transition” which was previously known as “changing rooms.” The Bush, Louisiana race venue is picturesque and perfect for an early season triathlon.…

Judy Brocato

By FitCal365 | May 30, 2018

Coach to 5K and Beyond “My wife just finished a Couch to 5K Program.” Those were the words of a coworker that greeted me one morning and would change my life. I laughed because I thought that it sounded funny, and we proceeded to talk about how such a program worked. I was still skeptical:…