THE LOUISIANA MARATHON

RUN THE LOUISIANA MARATHON

THERE ARE LOTS OF MARATHONS. LOTS OF GREAT MARATHONS. BUT ONLY ONE LOUISIANA MARATHON.
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RENDEZVOUS 2015
For the fourth year, runners from 50 states and 26 countries will return to The Louisiana Marathon on January 18 for Rendezvous on the Bayou.

Friends, family and curious spectators will line up for Race Day Tailgating along the 26.2 miles of roadways filled with inspiring sights and sounds to cheer on the many that chose to run. The Louisiana Marathon course features a fast, flat, runner-friendly path through the lakes, along the river, around downtown, on the university campus and in historic neighborhoods. Runners and spectators will enjoy local music & entertainment along the course.

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Great Things Start at the Finish


Pick your Passion The Louisiana Marathon course has been secured a USAT&F Certification: it is officially a Boston Qualifier route.
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MARATHON & HALF COURSE ELEVATION CHART


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The Louisiana Marathon Course Video

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START

Date: Sunday, January 18, 2015 Time: 7:00 AM (CST) marathon participants The Louisiana Marathon could be sold out January 18, 2015; caps are set for 1,800 marathoners and The Louisiana Half Marathon tops out at 3,600 half-marathoners to ensure a quality experience for all: please understand that additional registrations will be available through our charity-fundraising partner program. All participants need to be in the runner corrals no later than 6:50 AM. Corrals will close at that time. Participants are asked to adhere to courtesy corralling. Start corrals will not be labeled with bib numbers, please find your appropriate corral.

FINISH LINE & FINISH FESTIVAL

For GPS use: 900 N. Third St. Baton Rouge, LA 70802


REGISTERED MARATHON RUNNERS WILL RECEIVE

  • A Unique finisher’s medal – as special as our logo
  • A Leslie Jordan Drawstring Bag
  • A Greenlayer tech-tee
  • Name on bib number – (early registration required)
  • The Louisiana Marathon e-Newsletter with Special Sponsor Offers
  • Access to The Finish Line Festival
  • Race photos for purchase by www.sportphoto.com
  • A Virtual Runner Goodie Bag

THE LOUISIANA MARATHON MEDALS & AWARDS

ALL finishers will receive the most unique finisher’s medal ever designed for runners. *Please note that all age group awards are based on UHF timing tags provided by End Result, NOT gun time. However, course records and prize money will be determined according to gun time. If you are not present to receive your award during the awards ceremony, shipping and handling charges will apply if you request the award to be mailed. We ask that you pickup your award at the awards ceremony to avoid having to send via mail. 2015 Art Prints and custom slate awards will be 3 deep in each division:

  • Overall Top Finishers (Male and Female)
  • Ages 16-19 (Male and Female)
  • Ages 20-24 (Male and Female)
  • Ages 25-29 (Male and Female)
  • Ages 30-34 (Male and Female)
  • Ages 35-39 (Male and Female)
  • Ages 40-44 (Male and Female)
  • Ages 45-49 (Male and Female)
  • Ages 50-54 (Male and Female)
  • Ages 55-59 (Male and Female)
  • Ages 60-64 (Male and Female)
  • Ages 65-69 (Male and Female)
  • Ages 70-74 (Male and Female)
  • Ages 75+ (Male and Female)
  • Overall Athena – Marathon
  • Overall Clysdale Marathon
  • Master Ages 40-49 (Male and Female)
  • Grand Master Ages 50+ (Male and Female)
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TIMING

The End Result Company LLC is a national running and multi-sport service company specializing in timing, scoring, and related data services. The company was founded in 1982. In 1997, End Result became one of the first US users of ChampionChip RFID timing products. In 2007, End Result moved all of its timing to the dual-frequency IPICO RFID timing system. In 2010, End Result began offering disposable UHF timing tags in addition to traditional, LF RFID solutions. Nationally recognized clients of End Result include:

  • Austin Marathon
  • BolderBoulder10K
  • Flying Pig Marathon
  • Hy-Vee Triathlon
  • Ironman 70.3
  • Twin Cities Marathon
  • White Rock Marathon

PARTICIPANT TRACKING

OPTION 1

ENDRESULT

The End Result Company also provides real-time athlete tracking for races. Marathons, half-marathons, 10ks, 5ks, triathlons, duathlons, adventure runs, and all other sorts of endurance events benefit from End Result’s experience and professionalism.


OPTION 2

RACEJOY

The RaceJoy app is specifically designed for the running and triathlon race industry. The Louisiana Marathon course has been added into so that friends and family can track their runners live during race day. Real-time runner tracking is available for those runners that carry their phone and download the RaceJoy app. Participants and spectators pay $0.99 for GPS tracking, NearMe proximity alerts and cheer sending.

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PACE TEAMS 

Pace teams allows participants the ability to run with a group leader and alongside other runners sharing their same goal. We will be offering several pace groups for the marathon. Check out the Pacer Bios in the MarathonPacing.com lineup >> To sign up for these pace teams please visit the pace team booth at The Expo.


REGISTRATION:

The Louisiana Marathon will not be oversold January 18, 2015. We will cap the marathon to ensure a remarkable experience. As a multi-race format, there will be something for everyoneRegister for the full marathon, 1/2 marathon,  The Advocate 5K  and Kids Marathon.



Please visit our event photos page and see if you made it into the lime light. If you did, congratulations, and if not do not worry we’ll be releasing more non-official event photos all year long.

QUESTIONS?

If you have questions, please check the FAQs or email: info@thelouisianamarathon.com

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