NOLA Dogs Race To The Rescue 5K

NOLA Dogs Race To The Rescue 5K
Date Oct 22, 2023
Distance 5k
Course Type Road

Race Information

Join a fun-filled morning at the annual NOLA Dogs Race to the Rescue 5K and auction at Heaven's Pets at Lake Lawn Metairie Cemeteries, New Orleans, LA 70124. 

All money raised is donated to no-kill, nonprofit animal rescue organizations in the New Orleans area, which takes care of mostly heartworm-positive animals in need of immediate veterinary care. 


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Training for a race? Take on the West Coast Trail Challenge and use the power of team accountability to help you stay motivated!

During the West Coast Trail virtual team challenge your team of 1 – 4 people will work together and take a 75 km (47 mi) journey along one of the most popular/scenic hikes in the world!

Each time anyone on your team runs, walks, or hikes your team advances along an interactive map towards the finish.

Your team members can be located anywhere in the world!

Unlock special badges and earn an embroidered finisher’s patch as you make your way along the trail.

The West Coast Trail virtual challenge is built for everyone. Start the challenge anytime, your team time doesn’t begin until you start your team clock.

Use the leaderboard to compare your time to teams that have completed the challenge in the past. Or, set your own goal and complete the challenge at your own pace!

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