A Running Festival with Lagniappe

Pace Team // Hoang Nguyen (2:10)

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Meet Pace Leader for 2:10 Half, Hoang Nguyen


210h_hoang-01Where are you from?

Alexandria, La.

When you aren’t running, what are you doing? What’s your day job?

I enjoy playing basketball and football with friends. I am a physical therapist at OLOL.

What is your best time at your favorite distance?

My favorite distance is half marathon. I ran 1:42 in 2014.

What is your favorite part of the Louisiana Marathon course?

My favorite part of the Louisiana Marathon course is the LSU lakes. The lakes are beautiful on a morning run.

What is your bucket list race?

Boston is on my bucket list.

What is your pre-race meal of choice?

Pasta is my pre-race meal of choice.

For people visiting Baton Rouge / Louisiana, what would be your top recommendation for what to do / eat / see?

Some of my recommendations for what to do especially if you haven’t visit Baton Rouge, LSU campus, the lakes, and downtown Baton Rouge. Tsunami, Sammy’s Grill, Walk-On’s, and The Chimes are some of my restaurants recommendation.


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