Jan 25 2015
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Version 2.0 of Our Mobile App Now Available

The Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series mobile application for Android makes an encore! We’ve developed v.2.0 of our app for our runners and spectators alike to help make the most of your Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon & Half Marathon experience! Best of all, its FREE!  V2.0 update includes: Real-time runner tracking (*via in-app purchase per…

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Powerful International Field to Challenge Mo Farah in Crescent City

This Sunday’s Rock ‘n’ Roll New Orleans Marathon & ½ Marathon will showcase some of the biggest names in running. Double Olympic 5,000 and 10,000 meter gold medalist Mo Farah headlines men’s race, but he will face some very strong competition on the fast and flat course.

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Stars Ready To Rumble In New Orleans

A loaded women’s field features Kara Goucher, Shalane Flanagan, Meseret Defar and others.

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Team Gleason to Inspire, Raise Funds at Rock ‘n’ Roll New Orleans Marathon & ½

The organization will participate as an official charity of the race, fundraising and raising awareness for Lou Gehrig’s disease, or ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis). Gleason was diagnosed with the incurable disease at just 34 years old. ALS is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that attacks motor neurons in the brain and spinal cord and affects muscle function. Despite facing his own struggles, he founded Team Gleason in 2011, shortly after his diagnosis.

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Mo Farah to Run Rock ‘n’ Roll New Orleans Half Marathon

The 29-year-old winner of both the 5,000m and 10,000m distances at the London games was honored as the European Athlete of the Year, becoming just the second individual to receive the award for two consecutive years. After becoming a father to twin daughters Aisha and Amani, who he dedicated each of his gold medals to, Farah also received the British Athletics Writers’ Association 2012 ‘Athlete of the Year’ Award.

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Transform Tomorrow® with Transamerica.

Transamerica is a proud new sponsor and official life insurance partner of the 2013 Rock ‘n’ Roll New Orleans Marathon & ½ Marathon. We congratulate all who are transforming their tomorrows through their dedication to ─ and joy of ─ a healthy, active lifestyle. Transformations aren’t about doing things once or on occasion when time…

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Running for someone…or something else.

We run for fitness, for fun and many times out of sheer necessity. Whether you are a seasoned marathoner or  breaking in your first pair of running shoes, every runner has their own reason to run. While it is one of the most natural, cheapest and easiest exercises to do, it can also be one…

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New Orleans: Get in the kNOwLA

Outside of Sunday’s main event, New Orleans is a city full of entertaining offerings! From wine tasting to big name concerts there is something for everyone in the family to enjoy. See which one works best for you and yours! For more details on the weekend’s happenings visit, http://www.neworleansonline.com/. Events Around Town Hornets Basketball Date:…

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Schedule of Events

January 23 – 24, 2015

Health & Fitness Expo

New Orleans Morial Convention Center|Hall J
Friday, January 23: 12:00pm – 6:00pm
Saturday, January 24: 9:00am – 5:00pm
Expo Details

Sunday, January 25, 2015

Rock ‘n’ Roll New Orleans Marathon, Half Marathon & 2 Person Half Marathon Relay

Start Time: 7:00am
Event Details