Meet Pace Leader for 2:10 Half, Hoang Nguyen
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.