The New Orleans Track Club

New Orleans' premier running organization
promoting health and fitness since 1963

YMCA Corporate Cup Second Line for Literacy 107th NOAC Turkey Day Race 2014 Oktoberfest 5K 2014 Tipitina's Foundation Rhythm & Blues Run 2014 NOLA Blue Doo Run 2014 Cross Country Event #2


Welcome to the New Orleans Track Club. By that, we mean everyone is welcome, even if you are not a runner. You have found yourself on this website because you are interested in health and fitness and you are wondering what we are all about. That's what we do...promote health and fitness through running and walking and we're glad you are interested in joining our club.



We could not produce our events without the assistance of our many volunteers. If you or an organization you are associated with are interested in helping out please contact us.

If you've always been a participant you might be surprised at how fun and rewarding it can be to see the race from the other side.

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community support

The New Orleans Track Club has provided $68,210 in scholarships, donations and community support for the year ended December 31, 2013.

upcoming events

Ole Man River

Half Marathon, 5K
Saturday, December 20, 2014, 8:00 AM
City Park, New Orleans, LA

Larry Fuselier Race

25K, 5K
Sunday, December 28, 2014
Lakefront, Metairie, LA

Jackson Day Race

9K (5.6 Miles)
Sunday, January 4, 2015
New Orleans, LA

Rock 'n' Roll New Orleans Marathon

Marathon, Half Marathon
Sunday, January 25, 2015
New Orleans, LA

Al Briede Gold Cup Race

10K, 3 Miles, 1 Mile
Saturday, February 28, 2015
Lakefront, Metairie, LA

Great St Charles Ave Road Race

10K, 5K, 1 Mile
Saturday, March 21, 2015
Uptown, New Orleans, LA

Bursting with Speed

Saturday, April 11, 2015
New Orleans, LA

Big Easy Big Heart

Saturday, May 2, 2015
New Orleans, LA

Greek Festival Race

5K, 1 Mile
Friday, May 22, 2015
New Orleans, LA

Father's Day Race

2 Miles, Half Mile
Sunday, June 21, 2015
New Orleans, LA

Spillway Classic Trail Run

3 Miles
Sunday, July 19, 2015
Bonnet Carre Spillway, Norco, LA

NOTC Anniversary Race

3 Miles, Half Mile
Saturday, August 15, 2015
New Orleans, LA

Resilience 5K

Saturday, August 29, 2015
New Orleans, LA

Blue Doo Run

2 Miles
Saturday, September 12, 2015
Tulane University Uptown Campus, New Orleans, LA

Tipitina's Foundation Rhythm and Blues Run

Saturday, September 26, 2015
Tipitina's Uptown, New Orleans, LA

Oktoberfest Race

October, 2015
Kenner, LA

NOAC Turkey Day Race

5 Miles, Half Mile
Thursday, November 26, 2015
City Park, New Orleans, LA


YMCA Corporate Cup Results

Complete results of the YMCA Corporate Cup posted. See the photo gallery for race photos.

Turkey Day Race Results

Complete results of the 107th NOAC Turkey Day Race posted. See the photo gallery for race photos.

Final Grand Prix Standings Posted

Final Grand Prix standings have been posted including results from the Oktoberfest 5K.

Oktoberfest 5K Results

Over 400 participants were greeted with sunny, warm weather and got in the Oktoberfest spirit on the evening of Saturday, October 18th for the 3rd annual Oktoberfest 5k race and the sixth and final Grand Prix series race. The 5:00pm race, held in conjunction with the Deutsches Haus Oktoberfest in Rivertown, Kenner, ran on an out and back course on the levee. Ian Carr won the men's race for a second year in a row in a time of 15:55 and Lauren Ybarzabal led the ladies in a time of 21:06.

Complete results and more.

F3 in New Orleans

F3 will be starting a workout group in New Orleans on Saturday, October 18, in City Park. The group is open to men only and is free of charge. Read more...

Holiday Half Marathon Challenge

The New Orleans Track Club and Premier Event Management LLC announce a Half Marathon Special for the 2014 Holiday Season. The "Holiday Half Marathon Challenge" will include the NOTC Ole Man River Half Marathon and Premier Event Management's Smoothie King Big Easy Half Marathon. "We could not be more excited to partner with the New Orleans Track Club on the inaugural Holiday Half Marathon Challenge," stated race director Bill Burke. "The opportunity to partner with one of the oldest and largest running clubs in the country was something that any running event should embrace," stated Burke.


Fall Beginners Training Programs

The Fall Beginners Training Programs have been announced. These programs are designed to prepare participants for the YMCA Corporate Cup 5K on December 6 or the Ole Man River Half Marathon on December 20. An information session will be held Wednesday, September 17 at the NOTC office (1050 S. Jefferson Davis Pkwy, Suite 109) at 6:00 PM.


Announcing Resilience 5K

The New Orleans Track Club (NOTC) announced today that it will host the Resilience 5K on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015 in remembrance of the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina's landfall. Focused on the perseverance and spirit of New Orleans, the Resilience 5K will welcome runners and walkers of all skill levels who want to celebrate the City on a significant date in its history.