Louisiana Paradise Bridge Run / Walk
Join us for one of the most exciting races in the metro area
Louisiana Paradise Bridge Run/Walk
Saturday, March 11, 2017
13.1K Bridge Run and 2 Mile Run/Walk at Crossgates
powered by: Slidell Memorial Hospital Foundation, Crossgates Fitness, Varsity Sports
The event consists of a 13.1K Run ( which is 8.2 miles ) starting in New Orleans at Irish Bayou on US Highway 11, crossing Lake Pontchartrain via the US Highway 11 - Lake Pontchartrain Bridge and continueing on Pontchartrain Blvd. in Slidell to the finish line in front of Crossgates Athletic Club at Spartan Lane.
There will also be a 2 Mile Run/Walk on Pontchartrain Blvd. out and back course from Crossgates Fitness Center.
Course maps for the 13.1K and the 2 Mile posted at www.NOLArunning.com
Event features and amenities , please review details on entry form posted soon on our website: www.NOLArunning.com ( race details link )
*Bus transportation pre-race to start line area (park at Crossgates - the race finish line area) bus transportation to start line which is at the Irish Bayou Truck Stop on US Hwy 11 in New Orleans. Start to end of bridge is @ 5.2 miles, then 3 more miles on land to the finish in front of Crossgates on Pontchartrain Blvd, at Spartan Lane
* Gear check ( at finish area inside Crossgates or at start line )
* Water / Aid stations on course ( 5 on course, plus 1 at start, 1 at finish )
* Custom finisher medallion to all finishers ( 13.1K and in the 2 Mile )
* Over $1000.00 prize money awarded to top 13.1K finishers.
1st: $250.00 , 2nd: $150.00, 3rd: $100.00, 1st Masters: $100.00
1st Grand Masters , 1st Seniors - $50.00 Varsity Sports Gift card
Award for the FIRST OFF THE BRIDGE Male & Female: Gift card for a pair of running shoes courtesy of Varsity Sports - Mandeville
* Chip Timed event
* Anchor event ( series finale ) of the Run Dat "Round the Lake Series" sponsored by Square 71
other series races are the Middendorf's Manchac Run/Walk and the Rivertown Run/Walk) Series details at NOLArunning.com
Entry fees schedule 13.1K : $30.00 early bird registration fee valid thru Nov 30, 2016 , $35.00 by Jan 31st, $40.00 by Feb 19th, $45.00 by March 6th and at pre-race packet pickup. $50.00 race day registration
GROUP Registration discount: $25.00 each thru Nov 30th for group of three ( 3 ) or more registered for the 13.1K ( save $5.00 on each registration )
2 MILE: $20.00 by November 30th, $25.00 by March 6th and at pre-race packet pickup. $30.00 race day registration