Friday, October 7, 2016

100 Half Marathons - Club Challenge of Fifty States Half Marathon Club - Louisiana Running Clubs

Louisiana half marathon runners and walkers!  Join a great club with lots of challenges to work on, as well as lots of discounts and great members.  Many half marathon runners and walkers out there can’t alway afford to travel around to all 50 states.  The 100 Half Marathons Challenge™ is a perfect alternative!  Join Fifty States Half Marathon Club and work toward your 100 half marathons, and take your time on the other challenges.  All members can work toward all the challenges.

Fifty States Half Marathon Club hosts a big annual meet up in a new state every year, which includes the big annual awards night for all the club members that finish a challenge.  From the 100 Half Marathons Challenge™ to the 50 States Half Marathon Challenge™, or 50 States Endurance Challenge™, runners and walkers will enjoy a great group of members, with lots of opportunity to meet members at races.  Paint your journey on the cool 100 Half Marathons shirts, designed by Fifty States Half Marathon Club, or the map back design as you work toward 50 states.


Additionally, there is the 500 Endurance Challenge™, the 7 Continents Endurance Challenge™, and the new Canada 10 Provinces Half Marathon Challenge™.  A description of each challenge can be found at the official website of Fifty States Half Marathon Club.

Beautiful, classy awards when you finish a challenge!

Join the club and start working toward your 100 half marathons, or 50 states, at

Sunday, May 31, 2015

Race Reviews for Half Marathons in Louisiana

Do you have a race review for a half marathon in Louisiana?  If so, feel free to submit a half marathon review for consideration!   Here are some great topics runners like to read about in your half marathon review:

Was the race website organized and informative?  Distances visible on home page, full address of location for out of state visitors, city and state visible of non-local participants, details about course, critical info easily found, etc.

Was the race well organized?  Packet pick up, expo, start time, timing, support?

Did this race have an expo, or just a small packet pickup?

Were enough volunteers recruited? How was on course support?  Enough food?  Enough water?

How was the post race party?  Good food? Music?  Enough food?  Enough refreshments & recovery food or drinks? Describe.

How was the medal? below average? average? excellent?  beyond excellent, pretty cool?
Do you have a photo to share of your bling to include?

How was the swag?  Any awesome swag?  Brand of shirt?

How was the cost of the race compared to most half marathons?  about average, a great deal, way too expensive for the swag, bling and support that was provided, well worth the cost for the swag, bling, post race party and support received?

Was this a small race, a medium sized race, or large race?

Was the course scenic?  What was the highlight of the course (or highlights of the course)?
What made the course fun (or totally boring)?
Do you have any good scenic course photos to send us?

Describe the course.  Was it flat?  Rollers the whole way?  Flat with one big monster hill?  All up?  All down?  All up then all down? etc.  Was it shaded?  Trees, dessert, mountainous, city streets, all neighborhoods, through a park, etc?

We love to hear from our half marathon runners about all the half marathon races out there that you love, like, or didn't care for, and appreciate your feedback.  We may share your review in multiple locations such as our half marathon blogs, or possibly even on  You can ask to be published anonymously if you'd like, but we do need your information in order to publish.

Happy Running!

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Sunday, December 15, 2013

Louisiana Half Marathon Discount Code For ALL

Louisiana Half Marathon now has a discount to ALL for the half marathon, which is set to take place on January 19th, 2014.

Visit the Louisiana Half Marathon Calendar and you can click at the top of the page for a 20% discount!

Runners World magazine names The Louisiana Marathon one of the Top 10 Up-and-Coming running events in the January issue that just came out!

Monday, December 9, 2013

Discount Code to Louisiana Marathon & Half Marathon

Yes that's right!  A discount to the Louisiana Marathon & Half Marathon, 20% OFF, if you are an official Fifty States HALF Marathon Club member!!!

If your not a member, well the race is still worth signing up for!

"The Louisiana Marathon & Half Marathon course features a fast, flat, runner-friendly path through the lakes, along the river, around downtown, on the university campus and in historic neighborhoods."

Watch the Video of the Louisiana Marathon & Half Marathon PREVIEW!

Official Website:

The Story of The Louisiana Marathon

Louisiana Marathon & Half Marathon on Facebook:

As always, feel free to search the most up to date Half Marathon Calendar for 2014 Louisiana Half Marathons

Thursday, August 1, 2013

Louisiana Half Marathons 2014 - Half Marathon Schedule

Do you have a 2014 Louisiana half marathon date update or a new half marathon to add?  We are updating our half marathon calendar for 2014 as your dates are updated, so make sure to send us on over any New Orleans half marathons, Baton Rouge half marathons, Shreveport half marathons, Lafayette half marathons, Lake Charles half marathons, or any other Louisiana half marathon 2014 dates!  

Louisiana Half Marathon Schedule 2013 and 2014

Want to advertise your event?  We have great ad prices on our half marathon calendar as well!  Get visibility on one of the most up to date half marathon calendars on the web!

Click here to view our media kit and various advertising prices and deals.

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Sunday, April 28, 2013

Louisiana Half Marathon Runners, Marathoners & Triathletes - Join the Challenge!

Join in Louisiana runners and triathletes, and take the Challenge!  Whether you are a half marathon runner, a full marathon runner, a half ironman triathlete or go long for the full ironman triathlons, OR like to do a little bit of all, ... we have a challenge for you!  Choose from 3 challenges .........

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Have a Louisiana Half Marathon Race Review? OR are you a Louisiana Race Director or Event Organizer?

Feel free to share with us your Half Marathon race reviews.

What to share?

Course description:  flat, hilly, rollers, scenic

Best moment of the race?

What could they improve on if anything?




Aid Stations?

Post Party entertainment?


Are you a Race Director or Event Organizer and want to improve your website for athletes?
Read the Article at this site
What do you Include on your Website?:  

Do you want to advertise your event on one of our State Pages at
 Half Marathon Calendar 2012 ?
We are running a special, advertise 2 consecutive months or longer and we'll give you the ad for only $100/month!!!!
Contact us for availability of the ad spot you'd like.

Monday, November 14, 2011

Discount to the Louisiana Marathon, Half Marathon & Relays

Louisiana Marathon, Half Marathon, & Relays is coming up soon!  Both the Marathon and Half Marathon will be held on Sunday January 15th 2012.  The course is fast and flat through lake paths, along the river, around downtown Baton Rouge, and through the Louisiana State University campus and historic neighborhoods, and ends with a finish line festival with music.

Additionally, Fifty States HALF Marathon Club official members will receive a discount to this event.

On the Saturday prior to the event, there will be a Health & Wellness Expo of over 50 exhibitors.  The event also includes a Jeff Galloway speaking event/workshop running clinic to be held on Saturday, January 14th, 1- 4pm at Bells of Baton Rouge - more info on the website and on the registration form.


Sunday, July 10, 2011

Discount to Rock'n' Roll New Orleans Marathon and Half Marathon

Become a member of Fifty States HALF Marathon Club and get great discounts, including discounts to the popular Rock'n'Roll events such as the Rock'n' Roll New Orleans Marathon & Half Marathon March 4th 2012!


Saturday, June 4, 2011

Louisiana Half Marathons, Half Marathon Runners, Race Directors & Event Organizers

Hi Louisiana Half Marathon Runners, Race Directors and Event Organizers.  Feel free to email us Half Marathon race news and stories to post on our blog.  To send news, articles or fun information, please send us which Half Marathon State Blog you'd like it posted in at   CONTACT US

Also if you'd like your event or any other discounts to be added to the official Fifty States HALF Marathon Club member discount list that goes out to all our members across the United States, please send your event, website link and race discount code to be added for our official members to use.  Our members like to choose from races on our discount list when they look at choosing a half marathon in your state.  Send to  CONTACT US  and in return we will help promote your event.

If your Half Marathon event is missing from the Half Marathon Race Calendar found at and would like to be added, please send the event date, name, and website link to   CONTACT US

Monday, September 7, 2009

HALF Marathon Runners and Race Directors in LOUISIANA

Feel free to post favorite races, half marathon events, and anything and everything related to HALF Marathons in Louisiana!

For Race directory of Louisiana HALF Marathons, go to

If interested in taking on a 50 STATE CHALLENGE or a 100 HALF ANYWHERE CHALLENGE, please check out Fifty States HALF Marathon Club at