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Welcome to the 2015 Rouge-Orleans ultramarathon and team relay.

The 2015 Rouge-Orleans will take place February 13th – 15th, Mardi Gras weekend!  It also happens to be Friday the 13th, and Valentine’s Day.   The 126.2 mile trek starts in the capital city of Baton Rouge and Finishes in Audubon Park in New Orleans. Participants will run on top of the levee for up to 42 hours following the Mighty Mississippi as it meanders its way 126.2 miles down to New Orleans.  Running alongside historical plantations, sugarcane fields, swamps, the old haunted Carville Leper Colony, various towns, and the Mississippi will provide runners with an unforgettable visual tour of the state of Louisiana

Coming Soon….The 50 Miler

New for 2015 is a 50 mile option for the Rouge-Orleans.  We’re still working out the details, but hope to have more info up in mid October.  The race will also serve as an official qualifier for the following years Rouge-Orleans 126.2 miler.


Laissez les bons temps courir! - Let the good times run!