Larry Fuselier 25K & 5K 2014

38th Annual Larry Fuselier Race

25K, 5K

Sunday, January 5, 2014, 8:00 AM

Lake Pontchartrain Lakefront, Metairie, LA

Post-race party at Bucktown Burger and Fish Co.

The third and final race of the Long Distance Championship Series. Perfect training race for the Rock 'n' Roll New Orleans Marathon and Half Marathon on February 2.

The 25K event records are held by Kent McDonald (1:18:59 in 1981) and Lynn MacDougall (1:38:09 in 1996). See the event history for all 25K winners.

The Larry Fuselier Race is open to all runners and walkers, NOTC members and nonmembers alike.

Date and Time

Sunday, January 5, 2014
7:00 AM – Race-day registration and packet pick-up opens
7:30 AM – Mandatory early start for 25K walkers and racewalkers
8:00 AM – Start of 25K and 5K

Location

Pre-race activities will be at the Lake Pontchartrain levee path in Bucktown. Post-race party at Bucktown Burger and Fish Co.

Course

The 25K and 5K courses are out and back on the Lake Pontchartrain levee path, starting and finishing in Bucktown. The 25K turns around at the Treasure Chest casino.

Awards

All finishers will receive commemorative gloves.

Awards will be distributed shortly after the race.

25K 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

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 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 afternoon of the race.

Refreshments

Post-race party at Bucktown Burger and Fish Co. Post-race refreshments include Kentwood Springs Water, Michelob Ultra beer, Elmer's CheeWees, and more.

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.

25K Registration

  • $35 – NOTC members registered by December 29, 2013
  • $40 – Nonmembers registered by December 29, 2013
  • $45 – All entrants registered December 30, 2013 through race day
  • $70 – NOTC families registered by December 29, 2013

5K Registration

  • $20 – NOTC members registered by December 29, 2013
  • $25 – Nonmembers registered by December 29, 2013
  • $30 – All entrants registered December 30, 2013 through race day
  • $40 – NOTC families registered by December 29, 2013

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.

Online Registration

Online registration is open through Sunday, December 29, 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 Monday, December 30, 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 Monday, December 30, 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 27, 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.

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 Larry Fuselier Race 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.