Ole Man River Half Marathon 2013

32nd Annual Ole Man River

Half Marathon and 5K – NOTC Grand Prix Series Finale

Saturday, December 14, 2013, 8:00 AM

City Park, New Orleans, LA

Benefiting Healthy Lifestyle Choices

Medals to Half Marathon finishers. After party includes live entertainment, drinks, food, and spacewalk for the kids!

The Ole Man River Half Marathon and 5K is open to all runners and walkers, NOTC members and nonmembers alike.

Date and Time

Saturday, December 14, 2013
7:00 AM – Race-day registration and packet pick-up opens
7:30 AM – Mandatory early start for Half Marathon walkers
8:00 AM – Half Marathon start
8:15 AM – 5K start

Location

Pre- and post-race activities will be in City Park, New Orleans, LA.

Course

Course open until 11:50 AM.

Awards

Awards will be distributed shortly after the race. There is no duplication of awards: Overall, Youth, Master, Grandmaster, and Senior award winners are not eligible for age group awards.

Half Marathon Awards

  • Prize money to 1st-3rd Overall and 1st Master (40-over) Male and Female
  • Special awards to 1st Youth (15-under), 1st Grandmaster (50-over), and 1st Senior (60-over) Male and Female
  • 1st and 2nd Male and Female in Age Groups 15-under, 16-19, 20-24 through 75-79 and 80-over
  • 1st and 2nd Racewalker Male and Female

5K 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 and 2nd Male and Female in Age Groups 15-under, 16-19, 20-24 through 75-79 and 80-over
  • 1st Racewalker 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 morning following the race.

T-Shirts

T-shirt size and availability guaranteed to participants registered by December 1, 2013 only.

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

Details to be announced.

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

Entry fees are non-refundable. Sorry, no exceptions.

Half Marathon NOTC Members

  • $50 – Registered by August 31, 2013
  • $55 – Registered September 1 through December 8, 2013
  • $70 – Registered December 9, 2013 through race day

Half Marathon Nonmembers

  • $60 – Registered by August 31, 2013
  • $65 – Registered September 1 through December 8, 2013
  • $70 – Registered December 9, 2013 through race day

Half Marathon Youth (17 and under)

  • $40 – Registered by December 8, 2013
  • $70 – Registered December 9, 2013 through race day

Half Marathon NOTC Family

  • $120 – Registered by December 8, 2013 only

5K NOTC Members

  • $25 – Registered by December 8, 2013
  • $35 – Registered December 9, 2013 through race day

5K Nonmembers

  • $30 – Registered by December 8, 2013
  • $35 – Registered December 9, 2013 through race day

5K Youth (17 and under)

  • $20 – Registered by December 8, 2013
  • $35 – Registered December 9, 2013 through race day

5K NOTC Family

  • $50 – Registered by December 8, 2013 only

Family registration is available to preregistered NOTC member families only and includes registration for two adults and other family members age 20 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, December 8, 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, December 8, 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, December 6, 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
  • Elmwood Fitness and Running Store, Elmwood Fitness Center

In-store registration will close Friday, December 6, 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.

Southern Runner

Packet Pickup

Prerace packet pick up will be at Southern Runner, 6112 Magazine St, New Orleans, on Wednesday, December 11 from 12:00-6:00 PM and Thursday, December 12 from 4:00-8:00 PM. Late registration will be available.

Race-day packet pick up starts 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.

Healthy Lifestyle Choices

Healthy Lifestyle Choices

The Ole Man River Half Marathon benefits Healthy Lifestyle Choices.

Healthy Lifestyle Choices is a nonprofit organization empowering youth, families and educators with the knowledge, skills and tools to make healthier choices for a lifetime.

Our work includes advocacy, developing and implementing proven educational programs, the use of media messages to reinforce key concepts and professional development opportunities. Focus areas include obesity prevention through nutrition and increased physical activity, conflict resolution, substance abuse prevention and safety.

Our vision is to reduce the incidence of youth risk behaviors, enabling children to live longer, healthier more productive lives.

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Sponsors

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 Ole Man River Half Marathon is owned and 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.