Tipitina's Foundation Rhythm and Blues 5K Run
Saturday, September 28, 2013, 5:00 PM
Tipitina's Uptown, New Orleans, LA
Benefiting the Tipitina's Foundation
Saturday, September 28th, 2013 marked the 2nd annual Tipitina's Foundation Rhythm and Blues 5k Run. The run benefited the mission of the Tipitina's Foundation to support the unique music community in New Orleans and Louisiana. Proceeds from this year's race went towards marching shoes and uniforms for high school bands in New Orleans.
This year, the weather was on our side, allowing sunshine and fun to prevail for over 600 participants. Highlights of the race included participation by athletes in the Youth Run NOLA program, post-race performances by Bonerama and Dirty Dozen Brass Band, several food dishes from area restaurants, and karaoke on Napoleon Avenue.
5K Award Winners
|1||Patrick Gavin||30||15:32||Celeste Dolan||37||19:49|
|1||Timmy Stricker||15||20:21||Aislinn Roberts||14||22:26|
|1||Kenneth Van Schooten||45||20:02||Stacey Roberts||43||20:16|
|1||Kenny Mire||64||20:28||Linda Akhter||55||24:35|
|1||J. Roger Brown||65||21:04||Carol Wedgwood||60||30:43|
|1||Tank Hainkel||59||34:29||Pat Driscoll||60||33:33|