KiDS ROCK New Orleans
Stay tuned for 2015 Event Information!
2014 Event Information:
Saturday, February 1, 2014
City Park, New Orleans, LA
- Distance: 1 mile run (1st – 7th grade); ½ mile (Kindergarten)
- Rewards: All participants receive T-shirt, gear bag, official race number, finisher’s medal, post-race refreshments
- Apply to be a Team Today! Read more below.
Kids can be part of the Rock ‘n’ Roll New Orleans race weekend excitement by participating in KiDS ROCK New Orleans!
KiDS ROCK is a non-timed, non-competitive event for children in grades K – 7! Kids can become marathon finishers on race day by completing a modified marathon training program in the weeks leading up to the race or they can simply choose to run the 1-mile course on race day.
If you ROCKED New Orleans in 2014, view and purchase your photos here!
School and Team registration is open! There is no additional fee to be a team, however you need a minimum of 10 registered participants. Being an official KiDS ROCK Team allows your team name to be listed in our registration system and allows you to pick-up your student’s race numbers and T-shirts. Please complete the online Intent To Form a Team Application.
For questions regarding team registration, please contact Pam at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Race Number and T-Shirt Pickup
No race experience is complete without a visit to the Health & Fitness Expo the site of the race number and t-shirt pick up. Spend time visiting the vendors as they hand out free samples, feature new products and offer discounts valid for attendees only.
Health & Fitness Expo
Dates and Times: Friday, January 31st: 1:00pm-7:00pm
New Orleans Morial Convention Center Halls J
900 Convention Center Blvd. New Orleans, LA 70130
For more information, visit our Health & Fitness Expo page.
Modified Marathon Training Program
A modified marathon training program is available to help kids run, jog or walk their way to the finish line.
This free modified marathon training program, specifically designed for children, provides a general training running or walking guide that includes a 25.2 mile training progress chart for children to track their mileage. The training program also includes fitness tips to help kids kick off and maintain an overall healthy and active lifestyle.
Scholarship and Fundraising Program Information
School Scholarship Program - KiDS ROCK wants to give back to schools in the communities where programs exist by extending scholarships to KiDS ROCK events for schools in need. Your school may qualify for a scholarship if it meets the requirements.
Interested in Fundraising for your school? Learn more about the fundraising program.
Entry fees are NON-REFUNDABLE and entries are NON-TRANSFERABLE. No exceptions. Once we receive and accept your entry, you will not receive a refund if you cannot participate. You may not give or sell your race number to anyone else. You also may not transfer your application to the following year or to another Competitor Group event.
Help a kid rock from the start to the finish! We need volunteers to help assist on race day. Each volunteer will receive a T-shirt and gear bag along with the satisfaction of helping a child finish a marathon! Sign up today!
Target and reach children by sponsoring KiDS ROCK New Orleans! Various sponsorship levels are still available. For sponsorship information, please contact: Christina McGregor at email@example.com or call 858-450-6510.