The running portion of the race will start at Bogue Falaya Fitness (BFF) with a 2 mile run throughout the streets of historic downtown Covington and end at Bogue Falaya Park, where the obstacle course will then begin.
The obstacle course will be set up with over 12 obstacles throughout Covington's beautiful Bogue Falaya Park. The last obstacle will be located at the Southeast end of the park where participants will then have the choice to navigate the waterways of the Bogue Falaya River via kayak, canoe, or paddle board.
From the park, participants will begin the rowing portion of the race downstream for over a quarter mile to the BFF buoy, circle the buoy, and return to the Bogue Falaya park. Kayaks, canoes, and paddle boards will be provided. Please note on registration if you would like to provide your own. Pairs have the option of using a two or three person canoe.
START: Bogue Falaya Fitness (BFF), 319 E. Gibson St. in Covington, where participants will sign in, obtain bib numbers and start race.
FINISH: Join us for a BLOW-OUT party at Bogue Falaya Park with music, food, and FUN! Participants of age will quench their thirst with free beer from the tap & Jambalaya. Beer, water, and sports drinks will be available for spectators. BFF Members can enjoy special refreshments at the exclusive VIP Tent.
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Bring your sneakers, water-bottle & best attitude to run, tackle, and paddle through historic downtown Covington. Then, come join us for a party at the Bogue Falaya Park.
Beer for contestants – Food Trucks – Beverages – Fun
The beautiful and hospitable Southern Hotel, located in historic downtown Covington, is the perfect location for our Roux Ga Roux travelers. There's no better place than the Southern Hotel for your pre-race day rest!