Lafayette General Zydeco Marathon & 1/2 2019

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2019 Lafayette General Zydeco Marathon & Half March 10, 2019  Downtown Parc International Lafayette, LA

Starts at 7:00 AM

Zydeco Marathon & 1/2 is a full and half marathon running event held in Lafayette, Louisiana.  Lafayette is world reknown for our rich heritage, awesome cajun food, and of course, Zydeco music. 

Zydeco Marathon combines a fun, safe, and memorable run with our Finish Line Festival, bringing all that Lafayette is known for straight to you after your run.  Zydeco Marathon & 1/2 is a USATF sanctioned event on a certified course. 

We are a Boston Qualifier. 

 

LATE REGISTRATION – The only paper registration will be at packet pickup at the expo from 10 am till 8 pm at the Rock 'n' Bowl de Lafayette located at 905 Jefferson Street, Lafayette, LA 70501 on the Saturday before the race.

DEADLINE– Packet pickup is the last chance for registration. We will close packet pickup at 8 pm. There will be no registration on the day of the race.

CONFIRMATION– there will be confirmation support through the RunSignUp website once registration has started.

DEFERRAL POLICY– There will be a $25 fee to defer registration to the next year's race. Deadline for deferral is January 31, 2019 at midnight. Once deferred, the registrant is ineligible for the following year's early registration promos, and the items (Shirt, Bib etc) from the deferred year's race are forfeited. Registrants may only defer one consecutive year.  Instructions on how to defer your registration.  Click on Manage Registration in your confirmation email to login to your profile.  Choose Defer Registration and follow instructions.

NO REFUND POLICY - Entry fees are non-refundable and 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. 

The deadline is February 16, 2019 to be guaranteed a t-shirt with your registration.

 

DISTANCE SWITCHES:

UPGRADE from the Half Marathon to the Full Marathon – There will be a fee to upgrade from the Half Marathon to the Full Marathon to make up for the cost difference between the two distances. The deadline to upgrade is March 1, 2019. Instructions on how to defer your registration. Click on Manage Registration in your confirmation email to login to your profile. Choose Transfer Event and follow instructions.

DOWNGRADE for the Full Marathon to the Half Marathon – There are no refunds given to downgrade from the Full Marathon to the Half Marathon. There may be a fee if the cost difference is greater for the Half than you paid for the Full at the time of the original registration.  The deadline to downgrade is March 1, 2019.  Instructions on how to defer your registration. Click on Manage Registration in your confirmation email to login to your profile. Choose Transfer Event and follow instructions. 

  Race Rules

Age Requirements- On the day of the race participants must meet the minimum age requirements. Half Marathon Participants must be at least 13 years old on the day of the race to participate. Full Marathon participants must be at least 16 years old on race day to participate
No Refund Policy- Entry fees are non-refundable and 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, and you may not transfer your entry fee to future races.
Readiness- You must be in good health and physically prepared to take on the challenge of a Marathon or Half Marathon.
Identification- You must show photo ID to receive your race number and timing chip.You must pick up your own race packet and race number.
Packet Pickup- Packet pick up will be at the expo only, Saturday, March 9th, 2019, 10 am to 8 pm.  The expo will be held at the Rock 'n' Bowl de Lafayette located at 905 Jefferson Street, Lafayette, LA 70501. NO RACE DAY PACKET PICKUP, AT THE EXPO ONLY
Race Numbers- Race numbers are required to participate.
Effort- The effort must be your own. No coaches, handcycles, bikes, in-line skates, skateboards, baby joggers or dogs will be allowed on the course.

Packet Pick-Up Packet pick-up for race bibs, training shirts, and bags will occur at the Zydeco Marathon Expo on Saturday, March 9th at the Rock 'n' Bowl de Lafayette located at 905 Jefferson Street, Lafayette, LA 70501. NO RACE DAY PACKET PICKUP, AT THE EXPO ONLY. The time for the expo is 10 AM until 8 PM. EACH RELAY MEMBER WILL BE REQUIRED TO PICK UP THEIR OWN PACKET. Please have your ID ready at packet pick-up.    Participation Benefits


Scenic Course- the route that will be selected will cover some of the best of Lafayette.
Route Motivation- Cheering locals lining the course for plentiful Course Support
Race shirt- Participant Shirt & Swag Bag.
Medal- Finishers receive a medal as they cross the finish line. 
Finish line festival- Finish line festival featuring the best live music in our area!
Expo- Running exposition the day prior of the event located at Rock 'n' Bowl de Lafayette at 905 Jefferson Street, Lafayette, LA 70501.  

Note:  All items must be picked up at the Expo.  We can not mail your items to you.


Secure Zone

There is a secure, sectioned off area, located immediately after the finish line where runners get their photo taken & receive their medals.

 

 

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Road Running , Walk

Distance:

Half-marathon , Marathon

Price:

from $103.5

Organized since 2015

Short review

2019 Lafayette General Zydeco Marathon & Half March 10, 2019  Downtown Parc International Lafayette, LA

Starts at 7:00 AM

Zydeco Marathon & 1/2 is a full and half marathon running event held in Lafayette, Louisiana.  Lafayette is world reknown for our rich heritage, awesome cajun food, and of course, Zydeco music. 

Zydeco Marathon combines a fun, safe, and memorable run with our Finish Line Festival, bringing all that Lafayette is known for straight to you after your run.  Zydeco Marathon & 1/2 is a USATF sanctioned event on a certified course. 

We are a Boston Qualifier. 

 

LATE REGISTRATION – The only paper registration will be at packet pickup at the expo from 10 am till 8 pm at the Rock 'n' Bowl de Lafayette located at 905 Jefferson Street, Lafayette, LA 70501 on the Saturday before the race.

DEADLINE– Packet pickup is the last chance for registration. We will close packet pickup at 8 pm. There will be no registration on the day of the race.

CONFIRMATION– there will be confirmation support through the RunSignUp website once registration has started.

DEFERRAL POLICY– There will be a $25 fee to defer registration to the next year's race. Deadline for deferral is January 31, 2019 at midnight. Once deferred, the registrant is ineligible for the following year's early registration promos, and the items (Shirt, Bib etc) from the deferred year's race are forfeited. Registrants may only defer one consecutive year.  Instructions on how to defer your registration.  Click on Manage Registration in your confirmation email to login to your profile.  Choose Defer Registration and follow instructions.

NO REFUND POLICY - Entry fees are non-refundable and 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. 

The deadline is February 16, 2019 to be guaranteed a t-shirt with your registration.

 

DISTANCE SWITCHES:

UPGRADE from the Half Marathon to the Full Marathon – There will be a fee to upgrade from the Half Marathon to the Full Marathon to make up for the cost difference between the two distances. The deadline to upgrade is March 1, 2019. Instructions on how to defer your registration. Click on Manage Registration in your confirmation email to login to your profile. Choose Transfer Event and follow instructions.

DOWNGRADE for the Full Marathon to the Half Marathon – There are no refunds given to downgrade from the Full Marathon to the Half Marathon. There may be a fee if the cost difference is greater for the Half than you paid for the Full at the time of the original registration.  The deadline to downgrade is March 1, 2019.  Instructions on how to defer your registration. Click on Manage Registration in your confirmation email to login to your profile. Choose Transfer Event and follow instructions. 

  Race Rules

Age Requirements- On the day of the race participants must meet the minimum age requirements. Half Marathon Participants must be at least 13 years old on the day of the race to participate. Full Marathon participants must be at least 16 years old on race day to participate
No Refund Policy- Entry fees are non-refundable and 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, and you may not transfer your entry fee to future races.
Readiness- You must be in good health and physically prepared to take on the challenge of a Marathon or Half Marathon.
Identification- You must show photo ID to receive your race number and timing chip.You must pick up your own race packet and race number.
Packet Pickup- Packet pick up will be at the expo only, Saturday, March 9th, 2019, 10 am to 8 pm.  The expo will be held at the Rock 'n' Bowl de Lafayette located at 905 Jefferson Street, Lafayette, LA 70501. NO RACE DAY PACKET PICKUP, AT THE EXPO ONLY
Race Numbers- Race numbers are required to participate.
Effort- The effort must be your own. No coaches, handcycles, bikes, in-line skates, skateboards, baby joggers or dogs will be allowed on the course.

Packet Pick-Up Packet pick-up for race bibs, training shirts, and bags will occur at the Zydeco Marathon Expo on Saturday, March 9th at the Rock 'n' Bowl de Lafayette located at 905 Jefferson Street, Lafayette, LA 70501. NO RACE DAY PACKET PICKUP, AT THE EXPO ONLY. The time for the expo is 10 AM until 8 PM. EACH RELAY MEMBER WILL BE REQUIRED TO PICK UP THEIR OWN PACKET. Please have your ID ready at packet pick-up.    Participation Benefits


Scenic Course- the route that will be selected will cover some of the best of Lafayette.
Route Motivation- Cheering locals lining the course for plentiful Course Support
Race shirt- Participant Shirt & Swag Bag.
Medal- Finishers receive a medal as they cross the finish line. 
Finish line festival- Finish line festival featuring the best live music in our area!
Expo- Running exposition the day prior of the event located at Rock 'n' Bowl de Lafayette at 905 Jefferson Street, Lafayette, LA 70501.  

Note:  All items must be picked up at the Expo.  We can not mail your items to you.


Secure Zone

There is a secure, sectioned off area, located immediately after the finish line where runners get their photo taken & receive their medals.

 

 


6 Road Running races on 10 March 2019 in Lafayette

Zydeco Marathon

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from $135

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from $300

Zydeco Half Marathon

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from $115

Military Half Marathon

March 10, 2019

The race starts at 07:00

21 km

from $103.5

Zydeco Half-Marathon Relay 2 Person

March 10, 2019

The race starts at 07:00

21 km

from $150

Weather for Mar 10, 2019

68.51 °F

Wind: 1.43 m/s.

Partly cloudy throughout the day..

Very Good for running

Past weather

Mar 13, 2016

67.14 °F, wind 1.36m/s

Rain until evening..

Mar 12, 2017

72.99 °F, wind 1.28m/s

Mostly cloudy throughout the day..

Mar 04, 2018

73.26 °F, wind 2.34m/s

Clear throughout the day..

Apr 19, 2019

76.13 °F, wind 3.65m/s

Heavy rain until evening..

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