The New Orleans Track Club

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

39th Annual Larry Fuselier Race

25K, 5K

Sunday, December 28, 2014, 8:00 AM

Lake Pontchartrain Lakefront, Metairie, LA

Perfect training race for Rock 'N' Roll on January 25!

After party at Bucktown Burger and Fish Company!

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

Date and Time

Sunday, December 28, 2014
7:00 AM – Race-day registration and packet pick-up opens
7:30 AM – Mandatory early start for 25K walkers
8:00 AM – Start of 25K and 5K

Location

Bucktown Marina, Jefferson.

Course

The race starts on the paved Lake Pontchartrain levee path at the Bucktown Marina, runs west to just past the Treasure Chest Casino, then U-turns and returns to the start.

Awards

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

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

It is the responsibility of athletes that finish in the awards to note any necessary corrections on race day. If an error is discovered post-race we'll be happy to correct your results and update the website accordingly. However, if you do not inform us of this issue before your award is given out we will no longer have an award to give to you and we can't remake awards.

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.

Gloves

Gloves will be given instead of shirts for this race.

Refreshments

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

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.

Entry Fees

  • 25K
    • $35 – NOTC member registered by December 21, 2014
    • $40 – Nonmember registered by December 21, 2014
    • $45 – All entrants registered December 22, 2014 through race day
  • 5K
    • $20 – NOTC member registered by December 21, 2014
    • $25 – Nonmember registered by December 21, 2014
    • $30 – All entrants registered December 22, 2014 through race day
  • NOTC Family
    • $70 – 25K registered by December 21, 2014
    • $40 – 5K registered by December 21, 2014
    • No family registration after December 21, 2014

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.

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

Online Registration

Online registration is open through Sunday, December 21, 2014.

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 22, 2014.

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 22, 2014.

In-Store Registration

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

  • Louisiana Pizza Kitchen, 615 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 Thursday, December 18, 2014.

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

Halpern's The Offices 1050 Louisiana's Health and Fitness Magazine

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.