Extra Yard 5K

Sun January 12, 2020 New Orleans, LA US 70130 Directions
Kids 5 and under participate for free!

Extra Yard 5K

8:00AM CST - 10:30AM CST
Teachers Must Present Educator ID at Bib Pick-Up

Registration for Teachers

8:00AM CST - 10:30AM CST
Lafayette Square
S Maestri Place
New Orleans, LA US 70130

The Extra yard 5K is a family-friendly, 3.1 mile run/walk hosted in conjunction with the College Football Playoff (CFP) National Championship that offers a chance for locals and out-of-town fans to take part in championship weekend. The race will begin on Sunday, January 12, 2020 at 8am.

Registration includes an exclusive long sleeve shirt, a large finisher's medal, a race bib, and one entry into a drawing to win two tickets to the National Championship Game. Live entertainment, activities with race sponsors, and a post-race awards ceremony are all included in the experience.


Awards will be given to the top three finishers in each age group. In addition, the Top Overall Male and Top Overall Female will each win two (2) tickets to the College Football Playoff National Championship.

Early Packet Pick Up:
Saturday, January 11th 
11:00 am - 4:00 pm 
Port Orleans Brewery
4124 Tchoupitoulas St,  New Orleans, LA 70115

Race Day Schedule:
7:00 AM - Race day registration/ pick up opens inside Lafayette Square
7:50 AM - National Anthem 
8:00 AM - Race begins
8:15 - 9:30 AM - Brass band plays first set
9:30 AM - Top Male & Female announced/ Random drawing for National Championship Tickets/ Award tent opens for Age Group Winners
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM - Brass band plays second set 

All proceeds benefit Extra Yard for Teachers created by the College Football Playoff Foundation. For more info, visit click here.

NO REFUNDS OR DEFERRALS for any reason. Shirt sizes are not guaranteed.

Extra Yard 5K Course
2020 Race T-Shirt
2020 Finisher's Medal
Race Contact Info

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Refer 5 friends - Get a full refund when you get 5 of your friends to register!

When you refer 5 friends to sign up for the Extra Yard 5K using your unique referral link, you'll receive a refund of your original registration.

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