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Fat Boy New Orleans Run/Walk
Fat Boy NOLA


FAT BOY New Orleans Run & Walk ... like no other !   - Saturday, May 25th, 2019

The Fat Boy NOLA 3 Mile Run/Walk is an All weight division event
featuring 5 divisions for men and 6 for women.  ( See divisions listed below ) 
* Please remember to check the weight division you are eligible for during the registration process.
We also have a Fat Boy " Wanna Be" Division for those too "lean"

FAT BOY NOLA Event highlights:
* Fat Boy New Orleans 3 Mile Run/Walk  
* Lil Fat Boy Dash for Kids - 1/4 Mile (age 12-under, scored by time of finish not by weight division )   
* NEW - The Inaugural Fat Boy 26.2 Foot Marathon  ( see course map posted ) 
* Fat Boy NOLA 5K custom finisher medallions 

* Food and refreshments - Fat Boy  Style 
* Commemorative T-shirts (* Custom style Shirt upgrade not available - Deadline for order by May 1st has passed )  

* Event beneficiary: 107 Boosters benefiting Boy Scout Troop # 107 ( Metairie, Louisiana ) * See donation link on left side of this page , please consider a donation to support this troop and their activities.  FYI - they have been volunteering at NORSI events for several decades. ! 

Event location is in LaSalle Park, 6600 Airline Drive, Metairie 
Race site is adjacent to the JPSO Substation.   
* Plenty of free parking in the adjacent parking lot  

NORSI recommends and encourages all participants to go ear gear free during participation in this event while on site and on course.  Be able to hear important event details and safety instructions and converse with others while on the course - enjoy by going ear gear free.

Post race food and beverage:  
Fat Boy style food and beverage spread. Abita Brand Beer, Kentwood Springs Water, Powerade, Ice cream, donuts, Pizza, Pulled pork mini po boys, Elmer's Chee Wees, Bananas. Updating food / beverage list ongoing.  for complete form and details information. 
Course map link is also on the website. 

Countdown to event

Registration fees

Fat Boy NOLA 3 Mile ( Age 18-64 division ) Closed

Registration closed
  • Age 18-64

    1. $25.00
      Jan 15 – Feb 28
    2. $30.00
      Mar 1 – Mar 31
    3. $35.00
      Apr 1 – May 20

Fat Boy NOLA 3 Mile Youth Division Closed

Registration closed
  • Ages 17-under

    1. $20.00

      Age 17-under ( proof of age required at packet pickup )

    2. $25.00
      Mar 1 – May 20

Fat Boy NOLA 3 Mile Senior Division Closed

Registration closed
  • Age 65-over

    1. $20.00

      Age 65-over ( proof of age required at packet pickup )

    2. $25.00
      Mar 1 – May 20

Lil Fat Boy 1/4 Mile Fun Run ( AGE 12-under ) Closed

  1. $10.00

    $15 onsite on race day

    Jan 15 - May 20

Award / Scoring Divisions Details

Award / Scoring divisions:    Custom Fat Boy NOLA Medallions to all finishers 

*All weight division awards - Fat Boy NOLA 3 Mile Run
Awards to TOP Three finishers in each division

*Please remember to check your applicable entry division 

Women's Divisions:  
Division - F: Athena ( weight 145-170 )
Division - G: Amazonian ( weight 171-185 )
Division - H: Megazonians ( weight 186-200 )
Division - I: Ultra Megazonians ( 201-220 )
Division - J: Ultra Deluxe Megazonians ( 221- and UP )
Division - K:    Women's Athena " Wanna  Bee " ( weight less than 145 )

Men's Divisions:
Division - A: Huge Load ( weight 200-220 )
Division - B: Enormous Load ( weight 221-240 )
Division - C: Tremendous Load ( weight 241-260 )
Division - D: Immense Load ( 261-to infinity )
Division - E:    Men's Fat Boy " Wanna Bee"  ( weigh less than 200 lbs )

Fat Boy 3 Mile Course Map


Fat Boy 26.2 Foot Marathon

Introducing the Inaugural Fat Boy NOLA 26.2 Foot Marathon 

After the completion of the Fat Boy NOLA 5K. All official registered entrants are invited to take part in the Inaugural Fat Boy NOLA 26.2 Foot Marathon. Scheduled start time is 9:15 am - pending completion of all 5K participants. 

NOTE:  You Do Not need to register separately for the Inaugural Fat Boy NOLA 26.2 Foot Marathon. To participate in the " Marathon" you need to be officially registered for the 5K or Kids Dash.  

* GOT IT - DO IT   

Those that manage to endure and finish the Fat Boy 26.2 Foot Marathon will receive a finisher sticker

( Fat Boy NOLA 26.2 Foot Marathon - I FINISHED )  

Check out the Fat Boy 26.2 Foot Marathon course map here...  Start your training program !!

To those that believe I am mocking the Marathon. Well yes I am ..!! Having ran and finished in several dozen actual 26.2 mile marathons as well as having Directed a Marathon over a dozen times I believe it gives me the credentials for.   ENJOY and HAVE FUN... and I do hope that one day you will participate in and finish an actual marathon .. a wonderful lifetime remembered experience     


Packet Pickup:

Packet Pickup - Pre Race day:   * UPDATED DETAILS  

Thursday, May 23rd ( 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm )  will be hosted by 

Step Brothers Lounge and Restaurant,  4971 W. Napoleon Avenue, Metairie 

( Near intersection with Transcontinental Drive ) 

Pickup your Race number bib, t-shirt prior to day of race

Registration will be available during pre-race day packet pickup

Pickup your Fat Boy NOLA upgrade singlet if ordered. 

Packet Pickup - Day of race ( Saturday, May 25th ) 

At the race site opening at 7:00 am  ( please pickup prior to start time , bib , t-shirt ) 

Fat Boy T-Shirts ( two options )

Fat Boy NOLA Run/Walk T-SHIRTS  ( two options ) 

Regular event registration shirt is a Soft Style Ring spun type shirt ( unisex sizes ) 

* UPGRADE NOT AVAILABLE - Deadline passed Shirt upgrade option ( $10.00 additional fee ) is a custom Leslie Jordan brand racing singlet available in both men's and women's sizes.  A retail $30.00 value shirt. Note that if choosing shirt upgrade you receive only the upgraded shirt. 

Shirt options - Please choose type / size during registration process. 

Event Schedule

  • May 25 7:00 AM CDT - Race day packet pickup and registration

  • May 25 8:00 AM CDT - Start - Lil Fat Boy Run/Walk

  • May 25 8:10 AM CDT - Start - Fat Boy NOLA 3 Mile Run/Walk

  • May 25 9:10 AM CDT - Start - Fat Boy 26.2 Foot Marathon

Contact Information

Event Location

6600 Airline Dr, Metairie

Click here to view map