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Abita Beer Joins The Louisiana Marathon Team For 2015

Local Brewing Company To Sponsor State’s Premier Running Weekend   The Louisiana Marathon proudly welcomes ABITA BREWING COMPANY as the presenting partner for the race weekend’s Finish Festival, a three-day celebration happening Friday, Saturday and Sunday, January 16, 17 and 18, 2015 in downtown Baton Rouge, LA. Finish Festival presented by ABITA is the post-race gathering held in Capitol Park […]

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Top 20 Things To Do in Baton Rouge During January

1. Prepare for your run with a scenic warm-up at the Louisiana State University Lakes or City Park. 2. Discover Downtown’s impressive political attractions like Old & New State Capitols and the Old Governor’s Mansion. 3. Explore Downtown’s trendy restaurant and bar scene with Tsunami, Restaurant IPO, Zoila Bistro, 3rd Street Pub, Bald Eagle, & The Blues Room. 4. Enjoy […]

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Dine Around Downtown

Our host hotel, Hilton Baton Rouge, has compiled the list of restaurants our participants can check out around downtown. For more information about travel in Baton Rouge, check out or From all of us at The Louisiana Marathon, thank you. – Josh #LetsGeauxRun

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Returning to Sing the National Anthem Saturday // Quiana Lynell

BIENVENUE, QUIANA LYNELL Quiana Lynell, certified southern girl, infuses her classical training and gospel upbringing with her love for jazz. Embracing her four-octave range, she is able to perform a limitless repertoire. Her style, Jazz, Classical, Soul and Funk, or as she has coined “JazzicalSfunk,” has been described as nothing you have ever heard. Her voice is often compared to […]

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Meet Our National Anthem Performer

BIENVENUE, KIM MATSKO Join us in welcoming Kim Matsko, our performer and our sponsors from Big Squeezy, who will be singing the national anthem. THE BIG SQUEEZY The Big Squeezy was born out of our passion for sharing the wonderful benefits of juicing with others. Not all juices are created equal. It is a well established fact that only Cold […]

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Check Out the 2014 Medals

THE LOUISIANA MARATHON 2014 MEDALS   Here are the medals for the marathon, half marathon, 5k and kids marathon. Each is unique and carries the theme of the initial years of the race. We hope you get yours, wear it proudly and use it accordingly with your celebratory beverages!

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