al briede gold cup

Al Briede Gold Cup Race

3 Miles, 1 Mile – NOTC Grand Prix Series Event

Saturday, May 11, 2013, 8:00 AM

City Park, New Orleans, LA

The start and finish is on Roosevelt Mall Dr in City Park. The course is run through beautiful City Park and benefits the Chris Briede Fund and Brother Martin High School.

The Al Briede Gold Cup Race is open to all runners and walkers, NOTC members and nonmembers alike.

Date and Time

Saturday, May 11, 2013
7:00 AM – Race-day registration and packet pick-up opens
8:00 AM – 1 Mile race start
8:20 AM – 3 Mile race start

Location

Roosevelt Mall, City Park, New Orleans, LA.

Course

The 1 Mile and 3 Mile courses are inside beautiful City Park.

Awards

Commemorative awards to the top 200 men and 100 women presented at the finish line. Overall and age group awards will be distributed shortly after the race. There is no duplication of overall and age group awards. Official racewalkers are not eligible for running division awards.

3 Mile Awards

  • 1st Overall Male and Female
  • 1st Youth Male and Female (15-Under)
  • 1st Master Male and Female (40-Over)
  • 1st Grandmaster Male and Female (50-Over)
  • 1st Senior Male and Female (60-Over)
  • 1st Racewalker Male and Female
  • 1st and 2nd in age groups 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70 and over.

1 Mile Awards

  • 1st-3rd Overall Male and Female

Timing and Scoring

The races will be electronically timed and scored. You must wear your race bib and D-tag properly to be scored. Your race bib must be worn on the front of your torso and be visible at the finish line. Your D-tag must be worn properly on one of your shoes. See Chronotrack D-Tag Instructions for details.

Preliminary results will be posted at the race site at the conclusion of the race. Full results will be published on the NOTC web site on the afternoon of the race.

T-Shirts

T-shirts will be distributed to preregistered entrants on race day beginning at 7:00 AM. Race-day entrants may pick up their shirt after the race while supplies lasts. You must have your official race number with the T-shirt tab to receive a shirt.

T-shirt size and availability only guaranteed to pre-registered entrants.

Refreshments

Post-race refreshments include Kentwood Springs Water, Michelob Ultra beer, and 4D Clean Energy.

Registration

Registration is open to NOTC members and nonmembers alike. All participants must be registered and wear an official race bib while on the course. Packet pickup will begin at 7:00 AM on race day.

Entry Fees

  • $15 – Student/youth registered by Sunday, May 5, 2013
  • $20 – Adult registered by Sunday, May 5, 2013
  • $50 – NOTC family registered by Sunday, May 5, 2013
  • $25 – All entrants registered after Sunday, May 5, 2013

Family registration is available to preregistered NOTC member families only and includes registration for two adults and other family members age 17 and under living in the same household. Separate entry forms are required for each family member. Family registration includes two T-shirts; additional T-shirts are available for family members for $5 each.

Online Registration

Online registration is open through Sunday, May 5, 2013.

Fax and Email Registration

Copies of completed hard-copy entry forms may be faxed or emailed to the NOTC office with payment by credit card only.

Fax: 504-304-2327
Email: registration@runNOTC.org

Faxed or emailed entries must be received by Sunday, May 5, 2013.

Mail-In Registration

Completed hard-copy entry forms may be mailed along with payment by check or credit card to:

New Orleans Track Club
PO Box 52003
New Orleans, LA 70152-2003

Mailed entries must be received by Friday, May 3, 2013.

In-Store Registration

In-store registrations are payable by check or credit card only.

  • GNO Cyclery, 1426 S. Carrollton Ave, New Orleans
  • Louisiana Running, 4153 Canal St, New Orleans
  • Phidippides Footwear, 6601 Veterans Blvd, Metairie
  • Sneaker Shop, 904 Harrison Ave, New Orleans
  • Southern Runner, 6112 Magazine St, New Orleans
  • Varsity Sports, 3450 Magazine St, New Orleans
  • Varsity Sports, 1200 S Clearview Pkwy, Elmwood

In-store registration will close Friday, May 3, 2013.

Race Day Registration

Race day registration will be available at the race site starting at 7:00 AM. Payment may be made by cash, check, or credit card. Credit card must be presented.

Packet Pickup

Race-day packet pickup will open at 7:00 AM at the race site.

Headphone Policy

For your safety and the safety of others the NOTC and the RRCA discourage the use of headphones during the running or walking of the event.

Volunteers Needed

Please consider being a volunteer. Volunteers receive a T-shirt and refreshments from our sponsors as well as the satisfaction of assisting the NOTC in fulfilling its mission to promote running and fitness in the community. Sign up on our website or call 504-304-2326.

Race Administration

The Al Briede Gold Cup Race is produced by the New Orleans Track Club, a not-for-profit organization and a member of the Road Runners Club of America (RRCA) and USA Track & Field (USATF). For more information contact the NOTC via email at notc@runNOTC.org or phone 504-304-2326.