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Be a Rock-n-Roll Volunteer THIS Weekend

Posted in Featured, HISTORY with tags , , , , , , , on February 1, 2017 by katrinafilm


Race Day is THIS weekend

190 more volunteers are needed for this weekend’s event.

Here is the list of available shifts and number of volunteers needed:

Thursday Expo Setup – Convention Center Hall J
1pm(may be finished earlier) (10 vols needed)
Unboxing athlete shirts and placing in large bins according to size. NO heaving lifting.

Friday Expo Morial Convention Center Hall J
11am-3pm (20 vols needed) or 2pm-6pm (40 Volunteers needed).
(I can adjust these times if someone needs flexibility)
FREE PARKING AT THE EXPO, LOT G, across from Hall J

Saturday 5k – City Park, Roosevelt Mall Drive
530am-830am – 25 Volunteers needed
FREE PARKING near CITY PARK

Sunday
Start Line
– St Charles/Camp & Poydras 5:30am-830pm

Start Area Corral Captains – 30 needed
.
This is a great shift for those running – you can be at the front of your corral or in a different corral. *Participants can help too! Simply Hold the Rope at the front of the corral…. walk to the starting line, and Drop the rope as you reach the starting line.
EASY BREEZY….. You can even pick what corral you would like to be captain of!**
Your shift ends when you reach the start line!!

Finish Line – City Park – Roosevelt Mall Drive
(1) Finish line – 6am-12pm, distributing medals, refreshments at 10k, half and full marathon sides. (75 volunteers needed) FREE PARKING near CITY PARK.


Volunteers can sign up online: http://tinyurl.com/Rock-n-Roll-VOLUNTEER
Call (504)301-6100 with any questions.

All volunteers will receive a race-crew shirt, complimentary parking and are
entered to win a whole slew of prizes
.
Thanks so much! Let me know if you have any questions, or need anything else! Have a great day!

**GROUPS of 10 or more may be eligible for donation. Call (504) 301-6100 for more details.

Anyone and everyone is welcome to volunteer.
Please feel free to forward this to friends family.
THANKS!

VOLUNTEER CONTACT INFO:
Jodi Archer
Volunteer Coordinator
Rock ‘n’ Roll New Orleans Marathon & ½ Marathon
Phone: 504.301.6100
E-Mail: NewOrleans@RNRRaceCrew.com

2008 Crescent City Classic

Posted in New Orleans Is What I'm About with tags , , , , on March 22, 2008 by katrinafilm

 
Film and photos by Charles London

This four minute film shows the great time had by all at the 4 mile post. The party sponsored by Swirl Wines included a DJ and lots of wonderful product from Swirl Wines which was all gone in short order.

Crescent City Classic

Posted in New Orleans Is What I'm About with tags , , , , on March 22, 2008 by katrinafilm

Saturday March 22, 8:00am

Swirl Wines on Ponce de Leon Street is a proud sponsor of this year’s Crescent City Classic, and is asking for your help in making our neighborhood THE place to watch the CCC!

There will be great music by a local DJ, free Bellini’s, Rossini’sand iced tea for the spectators and the best water stop on the routefor the runners. And to make things even more fun, Swirl Wines ownerBeth Ribblett has been chosen as the official race starter who will readythe 15,000 runners and fire the gun to start the race!

We’ll be setting up on both sides of Esplanade by the Fortier Park and Canseco’s Marketfor the event starting around 8am with the front runners flying by around 8:45!

So come out and see some of the most elite runners in the world and show your support for one of the nation’s 25 top 10K races!