Caesars Sportsbook St. Patrick Day Classic Race
Category: Sporting Events
Start: Mar 13, 2022 12:00 AM
End: Mar 14, 2022 12:00 AM
Metairie Road, Metairie Rd, Metairie, LA, USA
8TH ANNUAL CAESARS SPORTSBOOK ST. PATRICK’S DAY CLASSIC RACE BRINGS THE LUCK OF THE IRISH TO METAIRIE ROAD PARADE ROUTE ON SUNDAY, MARCH 13
Race Begins at 10 a.m. Sunday, March 13 on Famous Metairie Road St. Patrick’s Day Parade Route
(Metairie, Louisiana) – With the welcome return of the traditional Metairie Road St. Patrick’s Day parade, the prequel running event, the Caesars Sportsbook St. Patrick’s Day Classic is back as well. The luck of the Irish will be with runners and walkers from all over Louisiana competing in the 8th annual two-mile fun run on Sunday, March 13. The race will give runners their final chance to qualify at the 2-mile distance for the Caesars Sportsbook Crescent City Classic 10K on April 16.
The race will begin on Sunday, March 13 at 10 a.m. on the historic Metairie Road St. Patrick’s Day parade route at Gennaro’s Bar at 3200 Metairie Road, proceed down Metairie Road and end at Frisco Avenue. A post-race party will take place immediately following the race at Winston’s Pub and Patio at 531 Metairie Road where runners can watch the Metairie Road St. Patrick’s Day parade.
The Caesars Sportsbook St. Patrick’s Day Classic is the final qualifying race for the Caesars Sportsbook Crescent City Classic.
Runners who finish the 2-mile race in 10 minutes, 50 seconds or less will be placed into the “A” Group at the Crescent City Classic, runners who finish in 10 minutes, 51 seconds to 12 minutes, 25 seconds will be placed into the “B” Group, runners who finish in 12 minutes, 26 seconds to 14 minutes will be placed into the “C” Group, and runners who finish in 14 minutes, one second to 16 minutes will be placed into the “D” Group.
Online registration for this year’s race is $30 until midnight on Friday, March 11. The price increases to $35 on Saturday, March 5th. Interested race participants can register by visiting https://runsignup.com/Race/LA/
Day-of registration will be available for $35 at Gennaro’s Bar. Participants can also purchase a registration for the St. Patrick’s Day Classic and 10k as a bundle for a 10% discount.
For more information on the Caesars Sportsbook St. Patrick’s Day Classic, visit www.ccc10k.com.