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Compete in the Gladiator Rep Run & Fun Run before the King Cake Festival and #earndatkingcake!

Kick off the King Cake Festival at Champions Square with a family friendly one mile fun run and/or an intense 4.5k rep run to eat all the king cake you want, guilt free! Prizes will be awarded for top place finishers.

Two races for the price of one! Registration includes: entry to both races*, a bib number, t-shirt and 5 free tasting tickets for adult registrants/5 game tickets for youth registrants (*you do not need to compete in both events, but there is no discount if you are only participating in one). Group discounts available for groups of 10+ people. Please email more info.

Registration fees

Adults Closed

Registration closed
    1. $25.00
      Oct 27 – Jan 27
    2. $30.00
      Jan 28 – Jan 28

Kids (12 and under) Closed

Registration closed
    1. $15.00
      Oct 27 – Jan 27
    2. $20.00
      Jan 28 – Jan 28

Additional Information

  • Courses: Both the Rep Run and Fun Run courses start/end on the Exterior Plaza level of the Mercedes-Benz Superdome near Gate D. The 4.5k Rep Run is 2.8 miles & includes 9 unique workout stations with 225 total reps, led by Ochsner Fitness Center instructors. The family fun run/walk is 1 mile around the Dome's plaza level + up and down the ramps at Gate C. Click here for Course Maps and more info!
  • Timing & Awards: the races will not be officially timed, but there will be clocks on the course. Awards will be given to the 1st overall male and female and 1st youth male and female finishers of the Rep Run + the 1st youth male and female finishers of the Fun Run! Awards include a YEAR supply of free Smoothie King*, club level tickets to a 2017 Pelican's game, plus more! *52 Free 20oz smoothie coupons

  • Post-Race: Taste Smoothie King Smoothies before indulging at the King Cake Festival, which opens at 10:00am. More info here:

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Event Schedule

  • January 28 8:30 AM CST - Start

Contact Information

Event Location

Mercedes-Benz Superdome, Sugar Bowl Drive, New Orleans, LA, United States

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