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Sat September 21, 2024 New Orleans, LA 70124 US Directions
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Description

The Power Mile Road Race is the 2024 RRCA Louisiana One Mile State Championship and is an evening of spectator-friendly road racing for all ages and abilities organized and directed by the Power Miler Track Club in New Orleans, Louisiana. It is the premier road mile in the Gulf South. 

The 2023 event raised over $12,000 for charity and brought more than 500 participants, volunteers, and spectators to West End Park to enjoy the race and festivities. Our goal is to double those numbers this year, while maintaining the high standards of quality and family-friendliness of the event that we have brought each year. We hope that you are on board to help us reach this year's goal!

The Power Mile is returning to West End Park in 2024! The course is flat, fast, and enjoyable for both runners and spectators alike. Enjoy beautiful sunset views, food and a frosty beverage post-race along Lake Pontchartrain.   

Back by popular demand....sub-7 minute race posters!  That's right...run under 7 minutes in the mile and you can take home our official race poster - you earned it!  

This year the Power Milers have teamed up with Youth Run NOLA as charitable beneficiaries.  We are huge fans of Youth Run NOLA and love everything they do to guide the youth of the New Orleans area. Please join us for another great year at The Power Mile!!

Race Day Schedule:
Packet pickup and late registration: 4:30 to 6:30 pm
Kids half mile: 5:45pm
Half mile awards: 6:00pm
Open mile: 6:30pm
Elite mile: 7:10pm
Mile awards: 7:30pm

 

Ready to train? Access our one mile training plan here and get ready to PR on September 21!

Awards

Mile race

First male and female: $250

Second male and female: $150

Third male and female: $100

In addition, top five overall male and female win custom prizes 

RRCA championship awards for overall and division winners

Varsity Sports-sponsored gift cards for division winners, male and female: 

Masters, Grandmasters,  Seniors 
Age groups: 80+, 14-17 , 10-13 , 6-9 , 5 and under 

All runners completing the mile in under 7 minutes win a race poster

Kids half mile race

Gift cards for top three overall male and female

Prizes to first male and female in age groups 10-12, 6-9, and 5 and under

 

 

Place

West End Park
New Orleans, LA US 70124

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