The SportsBR Kids Club is a program designed to decrease barriers for children to participate in fun run events in the area to create a year-round cycle of activity. Registration for the program is $20 and includes fun run registration for children 14 and under to the Battlefield Cross Country Festival (September 22), Tiger 10k (December 2) and Mardi Gras Mambo (February 16). Registrants will also be included in registration for the SportsBR Developmental Track Series in the spring of 2019. Registration also includes a t-shirt, club sticker and birthday card mailed to each registrant.
Battlefield Cross Country Festival
Held annually since 2012, the Battlefield Cross Country Festival presented by the Louisiana Marathon hosts over 50 schools and 1,000 athletes from around Louisiana for a celebration of cross country running every September. The event is held at the Port Hudson State Historic Site, the stage for Civil War siege that also was the longest battle in U.S. history. Click here to visit the Battlefield Cross Country Website.
SportsBR is proud to partner with LSU Athletics and FRESHJUNKIE Racing to produce the Tiger 10k, 5k and Fun Run. The Inaugural Tiger 10k took place on December 3, 2017 and returns to Tiger Stadium on December 2, 2018! Learn more at Tiger10k.com.
MARDI GRAS MAMBO 10K & 15K
Since 1999, SportsBR has produced the Mardi Gras Mambo 10k & 15k. The event has grown to over 2,600 runners in recent years and is one of the best 10k/15k races in the region. Learn more about the Mambo by visiting www.runmambo.com.