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My Discount for BDR New Orleans Expires Soon!
If you want to save some cash on the Best Damn Race in New Orleans on March 24, use my code (ThisOldRunner) when you register to run the 5K or Half.
My code works for both races!
(Photo credit: This Old Runner)
Earn Some Beautiful Bling!
Get ready to celebrate your run with beignets, beads, and these awesome sugar skull medals! Both the 5K and Half medals have glow in the dark faces. How cool is that?
Here's what you get at the Best Damn Race in NOLA:
Packet Pick Up
Try to pickup your packet before race day. You can pick up 2 total packets at a time as long as you have a copy of each participants photo ID. (This can be a text message photo or on paper).
Parents can pickup packets for children under 18. Come an hour early if you plan to pick up your packet on race morning.
Best Damn Race 5K and Half Course Maps
Want to see where you'll be running? Here you go!
The 5K will start and finish in the French Quarter at Louis Armstrong Park.
The 5K is a USATF Certified Course #LA18012DR.
The Half Marathon starts and finishes in the French Quarter at Louis Armstrong Park. The course has 11 aid station opportunities with 2 port-a-potties per station.
Aid Stations have Gatorade & Water. Aid Station #2 (Mile 3.5) and #4 (Mile 6.5 & 11.5) offer GU Engergy Gels and Cliff Shots.
The Half Marathon is a USATF Certified Course #LA18011DR. There will be pacers in ten minute increments from 1:40 to 2:50 finishing times.
Come Run the Best Damn Race in New Orleans!
Don't Forget to Register by Midnight on March 10 to Save $5
Use my code: ThisOldRunner (not case sensitive) before midnight on Saturday to SAVE $5 on either distance.
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Windy Weather Delayed the Races for 2+ Hours
Two big weather fronts threatened the Key West Half and 5K on Sunday morning. Race officials delayed the race to keep everyone safe. After 2+ hours, the race started as planned.
Everyone I've seen or heard from said it was a fun event. Great tour around the island, musical street party, happy volunteers, and blingy bling. This year's medals were a mermaid for the half marathoners and a cute-as-ever 5K medal.
Disclaimer: I'm promoting Key West Half and 5K as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find, and write race reviews.
Views of the 2019 Key West Half and 5K
Here are some official photos from Key West!
(Photo credit: Key West Half Marathon)
First Place Award is an Engraved Conch Shell
On #MedalMonday I was checking out everyone's medals. This one blew my mind. I'll never be fast enough to win a race, but if I was — I would set my sights on the Key West Half. How cool is this conch shell award from the Conch Republic?
Congrats to Real Life Runner Kevin Brown, on his first place men's division win! The photo below is from his Instagram account if you want a closer look.
Register for the next Key West Half & 5K on January 19, 2020
That's right! It's never too early to register for next year! Visit the Key West Half website to sign up for next year's race. The lowest price of the season is on for the next few days. If you don't want to commit now, check back for a discount code.
I'll post as soon as I have one for next year's events.
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Race January 20, 2019 in Key West, Florida
If you're thinking about running the Key West Half Marathon or 5K this month, hurry up and register. There're fewer than 70 spots left in the half; 40 left for the 5K.
Disclaimer: I'm promoting Key West Half and 5K as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find, and write race review
Save 20% on the Half with Code: BIBRAVE20
The good news is you can still use my code: BIBRAVE20 to SAVE 20% on the half!
Go register —> https://www.keywesthalfmarathon.com/ before it sells out!
Don't miss your chance to SAVE $5 on the 5K, 10K or Half Marathon at the Best Damn Race Safety Harbor on February 2, 2019! Check out each city and it's medals in this post.
FYI: The JAX code expired on Dec. 31st, but you can still register for limited spots for that race on January 12 in Jacksonville.
Disclaimer: I'm promoting the Best Damn Races as an ambassador for the Best Damn Race series.
Best Damn Race Safety Harbor is Feb. 2, 2019
Use my code "THISOLDRUNNER" for any race in Safety Harbor and you'll SAVE $5 on registration. You can use it for you and any of your running friends. Hurry, it expires on Saturday, January 12 at midnight. #BDRSafetyHarbor
Best Damn Race Savannah is Feb. 16, 2019
2/16/19 Best Damn Race Savannah in Savannah, GA
It's the Inaugural year for #BDRSavannah Half and 5K! Use "ThisOldRunner" to SAVE $5 on any race! Code expires 2/1/19.
Best Damn Race Orlando is March 2, 2019
3/2/19 Best Damn Race Orlando in Orlando, FL
Use “THISOLDRUNNER” to SAVE $5 on the Half, 10K, 5K and Challenge.
Code expires 2/9/19. #BDROrlando
Left to right: Orlando 5K swan, 10K flamingo, Challenge ferris wheel (Orlando Eye) medals. (Photo credit: This Old Runner).
Best Damn Race New Orleans is March 24, 2019
3/24/19 Best Damn Race New Orleans in New Orleans, LA
Use “THISOLDRUNNER” to SAVE $5 on the Half, and 5K. Code expires 3/3/19. #BDRNOLA
Save $5 on Every 2019 Best Damn Race
Go ahead and use my code for one or all of these Best Damn Races! Make sure you note when the code expires for each city.
Beyond the bling and runner SWAG you'll enjoy a great course through interesting cities. After you race enjoy food and fun at the post race party.
All the Best Damn Races are a great value, but who doesn't want to save some cash? I always do. See you at the starting line!
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2020 BDR Schedule
Feb. 1-2: Safety Harbor
Feb. 15: Savannah
Feb. 29: Orlando
Mar. 22: New Orleans
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