Introducing Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital Amazing Half Marathon

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Title
Introducing Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital Amazing Half Marathon
Date
08/26/2015
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The inaugural Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital Amazing Half Marathon will be held March 5 and 6, 2016, with race registration beginning September 1. 

The event weekend includes a kids run, 5K, 10K and half marathon. The 10K race will be a qualifier for the Crescent City Classic held in New Orleans. The course for all races will start and finish in downtown Baton Rouge. For more information visit www.AmazingHalf.com.

“The Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital Amazing Half Marathon will be an annual event and an opportunity for participants of all ages and running levels to join in a fun and healthy event in Baton Rouge,” said Nicole Telhiard, Vice President of Children’s Services, Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital. “The marathon weekend offers something for everyone including a continuing education component for physicians.”

The race is an extension of the hospital’s vision to create a healthier Louisiana through teaching families healthy habits. It will raise regional and national awareness of the hospital and the many activities that families can do together to remain active and embrace a healthier lifestyle in Louisiana. 

Event Dates

March 4th         Amazing Half Marathon Expo and other race events
March 5th            Kids Run, 5K, and Physician Education 

March 6th         10K (Crescent City Classic Qualifier) and Half
                        Marathon

Registration
Register online September 1: www.AmazingHalf.com