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2024 Ochsner Lafayette General Zydeco Marathon – 26.2 Full | 13.1 Half | Team Relay | 5k | 1 Mile

March 9, 2024

Lafayette, LA

Get ready to Zydeco your way through Lafayette! The 2024 Ochsner Lafayette General Zydeco Marathon is back, bringing the perfect blend of rhythm and running. With a 26.2 Full, 13.1 Half, Team Relay, 5k, and 1 Mile, this race promises toe-tapping tunes, spicy Cajun vibes, and a jambalaya of excitement!
Get ready to Zydeco your way through Lafayette! The 2024 Ochsner Lafayette General Zydeco Marathon is back, bringing the perfect blend of rhythm and running. With a 26.2 Full, 13.1 Half, Team Relay, 5k, and 1 Mile, this race promises toe-tapping tunes, spicy Cajun vibes, and a jambalaya of excitement!
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About The 2024 Ochsner Lafayette General Zydeco Marathon – 26.2 Full | 13.1 Half | Team Relay | 5k | 1 Mile

The 2024 Ochsner Lafayette General Zydeco Marathon is an exciting and highly anticipated event for runners of all levels. Held in Lafayette, LA on March 9, this half marathon race promises to be a fun, safe, and memorable experience for participants.

The race course is USATF certified for accuracy, making it a qualifying event for the Boston Marathon and other races requiring an official qualifying time. With well-marked routes, ample signage, and dedicated volunteers and traffic control officers, runners can expect a smooth and enjoyable race. Hydration stations are regularly spaced along the course, ensuring runners stay hydrated and energized. Medical staff are also stationed at the finish line, with EMS services notified in advance for quick response if needed.

Participants in the half marathon category will receive a race bib, race bag, race shirt, and a finisher’s medal upon completion of the race. The finish line festival on Sunday, March 10th will provide participants with food, drinks, and music to celebrate their accomplishment.

Lafayette, LA is known for its vibrant culture, delicious cuisine, and lively music scene. Runners will have the opportunity to immerse themselves in the unique Zydeco music and dance that the city is famous for. The weather in March can vary, ranging from 40°F and rainy to 80°F and humid, adding an element of excitement and challenge to the race.

Join us at the 2024 Ochsner Lafayette General Zydeco Marathon and Half Marathon for an unforgettable running experience filled with Southern charm, energy, and a thriving community of fellow runners. Lace up your shoes, get ready to dance to the rhythm of Zydeco, and make memories that will last a lifetime. Let the race begin!

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