3rd Annual


In memory of​


Information - 3rd Annual Bursting with Speed


April 21


8:00 AM

5K / Half Mile

$6500 in prizes! Medals to all finishers! Prize money to the top six male and female finishers: $700 to first place, $400 to second, $225 to third, $175 to fourth, $150 to fifth, and $100 to sixth. Ten drawings for $300 each and many more prizes. Live music at the post-race party!

The 4th Annual Bursting with Speed race is open to all runners and walkers, NOTC members and nonmembers alike.

Saturday, April 21, 2018 
7:00 AM – Race-day registration and packet pick-up 
8:00 AM – Start of Half Mile race 
8:30 AM – Start of 5K race

Date and Time

Registration is open to NOTC members and nonmembers alike. All participants must be registered and wear an official race bib while on the course.


Entry Fees

Half Mile (15-Under)

  • $15.00 – Registered thru Apr 16
  • $20.00 – Race day registration

5K NOTC Member

  • $15.00 – Registered thru Feb 22
  • $20.00 – Registered Feb 23 thru Mar 15
  • $25.00 – Registered Mar 16 thru Apr 3
  • $30.00 – Race day registration

5K Nonmember

  • $20.00 – Registered thru Feb 14
  • $25.00 – Registered Feb 15 thru Mar 14
  • $30.00 – Registered Mar 15 thru Apr 16
  • $35.00 – Race day registration

NOTC Family

  • $50.00 – Registered thru Apr 16
  • No late or race day registration
Family registration is available to NOTC member families registered thru March 5 only and includes registration for two adults and other family members age 20 and under living in the same household. Separate entry forms are required for each family member.
All entry fees are non-refundable and non-transferable to another New Orleans Track Club event. Transfer of same-year race entry to another participant is allowed, and must be requested IN WRITING at least seven days prior to online race registration closing. Transfer requests may be made at NOTC@runNOTC.org.
Recipient of transferred entry is required to sign a release of liability prior to race day.

The 5K and Half Mile courses are out and back on Lakeshore Drive, overlooking Lake Pontchartain.


Online Registration

Online registration is open through
Monday, April 16.