Sun October 22, 2023 New Orleans, LA 70124 US Directions



Historic Metairie Cemetery
5100 Pontchartrain Boulevard
New Orleans, LA US 70124


Celebrate a Legend

Join us on Sunday, October 22, 2023, for the 55th annual Al Briede Gold Cup, a 5K and Half Mile race that honors the memory of a legendary New Orleans athlete and community leader. The race will be held at the historic Metairie Cemetery, one of the largest and most beautiful cemeteries in the city. Proceeds from the race benefit the Al Briede Gold Cup Foundation, which provides scholarships to local high school students and supports the New Orleans Track Club. 

Participants who register on race day are not guaranteed a race giveaway. 

Event Day Schedule: 
  • 7:00 AM - Packet Pickup & Race Day Registration Opens
  • 8:00 AM - Half Mile Event Begins
  • 8:30 AM - 5K Event Begins
  • 5K and Half Mile races
  • Historic Metairie Cemetery course
  • Proceeds benefit the Al Briede Gold Cup Foundation
  • Early registration discounts
  • Blue Runner Red Beans
  • Beer
  • Refreshments
  • Get some exercise
  • Enjoy the beautiful fall weather in New Orleans
  • Support a worthy cause

Register today and join us for this historic event!

The Al Briede Gold Cup is open to all runners and walkers of all speeds and abilities, NOTC members and nonmembers alike.




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