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Individual Registration

8:00AM CDT - 12:00PM CDT
Teams of up to 6 Participants

Team Registration

8:00AM CDT - 12:00PM CDT
SOLD OUT - Walk Ups MAY be available on race day

The Crescent City Classic and the YMCA of Greater New Orleans are excited to produce the Corporate Classic 
on November 4, 2023. The race begins at 8:00AM and will benefit the YMCA Educational Services (YES!) Adult Literacy Program.

The Corporate Classic serves three purposes:
1. Encourage company camaraderie by hosting teams of up to 6 teams from organizations throughout the Greater New Orleans area.
2. Support adult literacy through the YMCA Educational Services (YES!) Adult Literacy Program.
3. Serve as the only 5k qualifier for the Crescent City Classic 10k.

 

NOT A RUNNER ... NOT A PROBLEM!
We encourage walkers and joggers to participate!

 

YES! Adult Literacy Program Info

Qualify for the 2024 CCC10K!

 

The Corporate Classic is the ONLY 5K QUALIFIER for the CCC10K which will be held on Saturday March 30, 2024. 

Corporate Classic 5K finishing times needed to qualify for CCC10K seeded corrals are:

Seeded Corral A ... 17:30 min + under
Seeded Corral B ... 17:31 - 20:00 min 
Seeded Corral C ... 20:01 - 22:30 min 
Seeded Corral D ... 22:31 - 27:00 min

 

All participants (whether individual or team registration) with eligible finishing times can qualify for a seeded Crescent City Classic10K starting corral.

Want To Get Your Company Involved?

 

The Corporate Classic is MORE than a race -- it's a chance to get active, spend time outside, and engage in friendly competition with your colleagues. Don't forget the food, drinks, outdoor games, and live music! 

The Corporate Classic also supports a great cause: the YMCA Educational Services (YES!) free adult literacy program. 

Each year, the YMCA's Corporate Partners go the extra mile by contributing directly to YES! through participation in the Corporate Classic. Click below to learn about Corporate Partner benefits and how your company can be involved in our biggest year yet.

 

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Corporate Classic 5K Course

 

 

 

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Registration Details:

 

REGISTRATION FEES (per person):
·      Through October 27th: $40.00
·      October 28th through November 4th: $45

 

INDIVIDUALS AND TEAM MEMBERS RECEIVE:

  • Corporate Classic Race Bib with timing chip
  • Corporate Classic T-Shirt
  • Corporate Classic Finisher's Medal
  • Entrance into the Post-Race Fest which includes a live band and a wide array of complementary food, beer and other beverages. Meet and take a photo with the Saints mascot, GUMBO!
  • FREE child-watch while you run/walk! Children age 11 and under have complementary entrance into our Kids Zone. See below for details.
T-Shirt and Medal

Packet Pick-Up Options

 

INDIVIDUALS AND NON-CORPORATE TEAMS ONLY:

Wednesday 11/1/23. Time: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm. Raising Cane's at the corner of Lake Villa and Vets (4036 Vets Blvd)

Thursday 11/2/23. Time: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm.  320 Metairie Hammond Hwy., Metairie 70005 (in Bucktown near R&O's Restaurant). First-floor parking garage on Seminole Ave. THIS IS A DRIVE-THRU packet pick-up. DO NOT PARK OR EXIT YOUR VEHICLE. 

RACE DAY PACKET PICK-UP OPTION: For Individuals and Non-Corporate Teams ONLY: Participants can pick up their shirt and bib on race day, Saturday 11/4/23 beginning at 7am at the Registration Tent.

 

CORPORATE TEAMS:  Tuesday 10/31/23. Time: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm. 320 Metairie Hammond Hwy., Metairie 70005. YMCA offices on the 3rd floor. 

Parade of Prizes!

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Not a race winner? No problem, the Parade of Prizes gives everybody the chance to be a winner! 
 Tickets are $2 each and can be purchased with cash or card the day of the event.

Prizes include staycations, restaurant gift certificates and much more!

 

Proceeds from the Parade of Prizes support the YMCA's YES! Adult Literacy Program.

Team Information

 

CORPORATE TEAMS: Support the YMCA YES! Program. Join with fellow employees in teams of up to 6 members each.

Compete in Division I (over 500 employees), Division II (101-500 employees), or Division III (up to 100 employees).  Results will be computed using top 4 team member finishing times. 

OPEN DIVISION TEAMS: Join with friends, family, or running partners to field a team of up to 6 and compete in the Open Division. Results will be computed using top 4 team member finishing times. 

 

TENT PACKAGES: Tent package reservations are available during registration. For any questions, contact Sophie at sophiel@ymcaneworleans.org

Package #1: 20' x 20' tent, (4) 8' tables / 30 chairs. $600

Package #2: 15' x 15' tent, (3) 8' tables / 20 chairs. $500

Package #3: 10' x 10' tent, (2) 8' tables / 10 chairs. $400

Tent Registration Form

Individual Results and Awards

Custom Medallions to all finishers.

INDIVIDUAL AWARDS WILL BE PRESENTED TO:


·      1ST, 2ND and 3RD Place Overall - Male and Female
·      1ST Place Masters (age 40 + over) - Male and Female
·      1ST Place Grandmasters (age 50 + over) - Male and Female
·      1ST Place Senior Grandmasters (age 60+) - Male and Female
·      1ST Place Age Group Winners: 14-under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-over.

 

* There is no duplication of awards – Overall award winners are not eligible for age group awards. 

Team Results and Awards

Custom Medallions to all finishers.

 

CORPORATE CLASSIC WINNER:

1st Overall Team from Divisions I, II and III.
 


TEAM AWARDS WILL BE PRESENTED TO:
·      1ST Place Division I (Over 500 employees)
·      1ST Place Division II (101-500 employees)
·      1ST Place Division III (Up to 100 employees)
·      1ST Place Open Division (Non-corporate)
 

*Teams are scored by the cumulative total of the fastest 4 finishing times of all team members. The team with the lowest score is the first-place team in each division. 

Kids Zone Fun!

 

The KIDS ZONE will be available for all children ages 11 and under. at no charge. Please register your child for no charge to reserve your spot!

All children MUST BE POTTY TRAINED. Child care will be provided by certified and trained YMCA staff.

 

The Kids Zone will include: inflatable slides and bouncy houses, face painting, games and crafts, and snacks/drinks.

There is no cost to register your children for the Kids Zone, but a reservation must be completed for all children during Corporate Classic registration.

Help Us Reach Our Goal!

 

The Corporate Classic will benefit the YMCA Educational Services (YES!) Adult Literacy Program.

YES! gives adults the math, reading, and computer skills they need to advance at work, assist their children at school, and be active, engaged citizens.

 

Learn More About YES! Adult Literacy Program Donate

Classic Sponsors

YMCA Corporate Partners

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