2022 Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series New Orleans returns February 5-6

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – New Orleans’ 2022 Rock ‘n’ Roll racing series returns to the Big Easy on Saturday, February 5 and Sunday, February 6. Race weekend kicks off Friday, February 4 with the Health & Fitness Expo at the New Orleans Morial Convention Center. Saturday, February 5, race day returns with the 5K and on Sunday, February 6, participants will take on the half marathon and 10K distances, all beginning and ending at the University of New Orleans.

Elite runners from around the world will compete in the Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series New Orleans, Anne-Marie Blaney (USA), Megan O’Neil (USA) and Maura Tyrrell (USA) in the women’s, and Wilkerson Given (USA ), John Börjesson (SWE) and Mo’ath Alkhawaldeh (JOR), who recently took the overall victory in the 2021 Rock ‘n’ Roll Washington DC Half Marathon, on the men’s side.

Program:

  • Friday February 4
    • 12:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. – Health & Fitness Expo – New Orleans Morial Convention Center
  • Saturday February 5 – race day
    • 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. – Health and Fitness Expo – Phoenix Convention Center
    • 7:40 a.m. – 5K – University of New Orleans
  • Sunday February 6 – race day
    • 7:40 a.m. – 10K Start – University of New Orleans
    • seven:40h – Start of the half-marathon – University of New Orleans
    • 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. – Encore Entertainment – ​​James Martin Band – University of New Orleans
*All times listed are CST

What there is to know:

  • Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series has developed a series of comprehensive safe return to running operating principles prepared in accordance with industry standards for outdoor participation sporting events, including the standards of the Organization World Health Organization (WHO) and advice from the IRONMAN Group’s Global Medical Advisory Board. These guidelines for a safe return to running, Ready to Rock, will allow everyone involved to focus on a safe return to running.

For more information on Rock ‘n’ Roll 2022® Running Series New Orleans, visit www.runrocknroll.com/new-orleans. Media related inquiries can be directed to press@runrocknroll.com.

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