29th Annual Spillway Classic Trail Run

MRE Mississippi River Equipment Co. Inc.

3 Mile Trail Run

Sunday, July 17, 2016, 8:00 AM

Bonnet Carre Spillway, Norco

Sponsored by Mississippi River Equipment Company

Prize money for top three male and female finishers – $150 for 1st, $100 for 2nd, and $50 for 3rd place.

The Spillway Classic Trail Run is open to all runners and walkers, NOTC members and nonmembers alike.

Date and Time

Sunday, July 17, 2016
7:00 AM – Race-day registration and packet pick-up opens
8:00 AM – Start of 3 Mile



Details to be announced.


Course Map


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.

3 Mile Awards

  • $150 for 1st Overall Male and Female
  • $100 for 2nd Overall Male and Female
  • $50 for 3rd 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 Male and Female in age groups 15-under, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, and 80-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 B-tag properly to be scored. Your race bib must be worn on the front of your torso and be visible at the finish line.

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 after the race.

Official race results are scored by gun time. Net (or chip) times are published for informational purposes only.


T-shirts guaranteed to pre-registered participants only. Shirts to late and race-day registrants while supplies last.


Post-race refreshments include Kentwood Springs water, Southern Eagle beer, Cook Me Somethin' Mister jambalaya, Elmer's Chee-Wees, and Baker Maid snacks.


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

NOTC Member

  • $15.00 – Registered thru March 9
  • $20.00 – Registered March 10 thru June 1
  • $25.00 – Registered June 2 thru July 11
  • $30.00 – Race day registration


  • $20.00 – Registered thru March 9
  • $25.00 – Registered March 10 thru June 1
  • $30.00 – Registered June 2 thru July 11
  • $30.00 – Race day registration

Youth (20-Under)

  • $15.00 – Registered thru July 11
  • $20.00 – Race day registration

NOTC Family

  • $50.00 – Registered thru July 11
  • No late or race day registration

Family registration is available to NOTC member families registered thru July 11 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.

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

Online Registration

Online registration is now closed.

Fax and Email Registration

Completed 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 Thursday, July 7.

Mail-In Registration

Completed 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 postmarked by Thursday, July 7.

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

Early packet pickup will be available Friday, July 15 from 11:00 AM until 5:00 PM at Phidippides, 6601 Veterans Memorial Blvd, Metairie. Late registration will be available at packet pickup.

Race-day packet pickup will start 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 race premium or 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 Spillway Classic Trail 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 and USA Track & Field. For more information contact the NOTC via email at notc@runNOTC.org or phone 504-304-2326.