AMAZING Half Marathon Course

March 9- 11 | 2018 | Baton Rouge, LA

Amazing Half Marathon Course
USATF Certification: LA16008TY

The AMAZING Half Marathon Course boasts several features coveted by runners looking to earn a PR- fast, flat, fun, and new!  The course will begin in downtown Baton Rouge and wind through charming business districts, old Baton Rouge neighborhoods, LSU, the Baton Rouge lakes systems, and return to downtown, passing historic Magnolia Mound (for the second time), with a short incline at the finish for fun!

Maximum Time Allowed for Half Marathoners: 4 hours (approx 18 min/mi pace)

The Half Marathon Course and Elevation are below. Clicking on either image will enable downloading a pdf file of the image.


Flat 1.96 miles (15.0%)
Downhill 5.26 miles (40.2%)
Uphill 5.87 miles (44.9%)
Longest Uphill 0.50 miles (at 9.17 miles)
Steepest Uphill +7.8% (at 13.03 miles)
Longest Downhill 0.34 miles (at 0.00 miles)
Steepest Downhill -6.7% (at 0.06 miles)

To view the course in action, use the playable map below:

View route map for 2017 OLOL Children’s Hospital Amazing Half on

Course subject to changes.

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