The New Orleans Track Club

New Orleans' premier running organization
promoting health and fitness since 1963

2014 Cross Country Event #2 2014 NOTC Hall of Fame Inductees 2014 NOTC Anniversary Run - Past and Present Presidents 2014 Summer Volunteer Party 2014 Spillway Classic Trail Run


Welcome to the New Orleans Track Club. By that, we mean everyone is welcome, even if you are not a runner. You have found yourself on this website because you are interested in health and fitness and you are wondering what we are all about. That's what we do...promote health and fitness through running and walking and we're glad you are interested in joining our club.



We could not produce our events without the assistance of our many volunteers. If you or an organization you are associated with are interested in helping out please contact us.

If you've always been a participant you might be surprised at how fun and rewarding it can be to see the race from the other side.

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community support

The New Orleans Track Club has provided $68,210 in scholarships, donations and community support for the year ended December 31, 2013.

upcoming events

NOLA Blue Doo Run

2 Miles
Saturday, September 20, 2014, 6:00 PM
Tulane University Uptown Campus, New Orleans, LA

Tipitina's Foundation Rhythm & Blues 5K (GP)

Saturday, September 27, 2014, 5:00 PM
Tipitina's Uptown, New Orleans, LA

Oktoberfest 5K (GP)

Saturday, October 18, 2014
Kenner, LA

NOAC Turkey Day Race

5 Miles, Half Mile
Thursday, November 27, 2014
New Orleans, LA

YMCA Corporate Cup

5K, Half Mile
Saturday, December 6, 2014
New Orleans, LA

Ole Man River

Half Marathon, 5K
Saturday, December 20, 2014, 8:00 AM
City Park, New Orleans, LA

Larry Fuselier Race

25K, 5K
Sunday, December 28, 2014
Lakefront, Metairie, LA

Jackson Day Race

9K (5.6 Miles)
Sunday, January 4, 2015
New Orleans, LA

Rock 'n' Roll New Orleans Marathon

Marathon, Half Marathon
Sunday, January 25, 2015
New Orleans, LA

Al Briede Gold Cup Race

10K, 3 Miles, 1 Mile
Saturday, February 28, 2015
Lakefront, Metairie, LA

Great St Charles Ave Road Race

10K, 5K, 1 Mile
Saturday, March 21, 2015
Uptown, New Orleans, LA

Resilience 5K

Saturday, August 29, 2015
New Orleans, LA


Holiday Half Marathon Challenge

The New Orleans Track Club and Premier Event Management LLC announce a Half Marathon Special for the 2014 Holiday Season. The "Holiday Half Marathon Challenge" will include the NOTC Ole Man River Half Marathon and Premier Event Management's Smoothie King Big Easy Half Marathon. "We could not be more excited to partner with the New Orleans Track Club on the inaugural Holiday Half Marathon Challenge," stated race director Bill Burke. "The opportunity to partner with one of the oldest and largest running clubs in the country was something that any running event should embrace," stated Burke.


Fall Beginners Training Programs

The Fall Beginners Training Programs have been announced. These programs are designed to prepare participants for the YMCA Corporate Cup 5K on December 6 or the Ole Man River Half Marathon on December 20. An information session will be held Wednesday, September 17 at the NOTC office (1050 S. Jefferson Davis Pkwy, Suite 109) at 6:00 PM.


NOTC XC Event #2 Photos

A photo gallery with pictures from the NOTC XC Event #2 is now available.

NOTC Anniversary Race Results

Complete results from the NOTC Anniversary Race now online.

Announcing Resilience 5K

The New Orleans Track Club (NOTC) announced today that it will host the Resilience 5K on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015 in remembrance of the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina's landfall. Focused on the perseverance and spirit of New Orleans, the Resilience 5K will welcome runners and walkers of all skill levels who want to celebrate the City on a significant date in its history.


In Memory of Bill Cox

It's always so sad to hear of one of our running friends/family has passed away. We remember Bill well – we go back many years in our running days at many NOTC races. He was quite the runner, as well as, soldier, gentleman, friend! God bless you, Bill – Rest in Peace.


Spillway Classic Run Results

Complete results from the Spillway Classic Run now online.

Father's Day Race Team Results

Team results added to Father's Day race results.

Grand Prix Standings Updated

Grand Prix standings have been updated with results from the Father's Day 2 Mile and Half Mile races.

2014-2015 Board of Directors

The 2014-2015 NOTC Board of Directors was elected at the General Membership meeting held Wednesday, June 25, 2014. The new elected board consists of:

  • President: Don Quintana
  • Vice President: John Wilson
  • Treasurer: Tim Priest
  • Secretary: Lauren Jewett
  • Members At-Large: Allison Briede, Charlene Brinkman, Aaron Croy, Pat Driscoll, Matthew Greco, Nicole Muriithi, and Ross Shales