The creators of the The Colorful 5K use the term ?run? very loosely. Less of a race, and more a celebration of the human spirit, The Colorful 5K encourages participants to dash, dance, prance, skip, cartwheel, or walk the course as they douse each other in vibrant hues that span the full spectrum. Each run also donates a portion of proceeds to a local charity, which range from Special Olympics affiliates and scholarship funds to city cleanup and beautification projects.
All manner of motorized vehicles race down twists and turns at NOLA Motorsports Park’s 600-acre racing facility. Exotic racecars roar along an international-standard racetrack, whereas professional go-karts harness their speed on a smaller scale. Motorcycles join their four-wheeled cousins during regular bike races, as spectators look on jealously, yearning for the day when humans finally evolve wheels of their own.
In the world of golf, few acronyms are held in the same regard as TPC. Comprising 32 PGA-level venues, the Tournament Players Club network stretches from coast to coast, hosting high-profile pro and senior tour events throughout the year with TPC Sawgrass even serving as the headquarters for the PGA itself. As the Big Easy's contribution to the lineup and a member of the faction that happen to be open to the public, TPC Louisiana does not disappoint. Pete Dye's 2004 design choreographs cypress and oak trees, five ponds, and more than 100 bunkers over 250 acres of the Mississippi River delta. As the permanent home of the PGA Tour’s annual Zurich Classic, the course is, of course, exceptionally long from the back tees––7,400 yards––but furnishes four additional sets of tees to make things easier on amateurs who refuse to cork their drivers.
As with all TPC venues, golf is but a part of the experience. Inside the 24,000 square-foot clubhouse, The TPC Grill couples southern hospitality with an ambiance of relaxed elegance, while luxury lockers provide a place for players to stash their Bourbon Street beads before teeing up on the course.
Snap Fitness brings its global workout focus to the Crescent City region, motivating fledgling flexers and advanced athletes alike with a personable approach and a plethora of high quality equipment within its facility, which is available to members 24 hours a day. Train for upcoming marathons, 5Ks, or underwater relay races on treadmills or ellipticals. Free weights are ideal for customizing a muscle-building workout, and the cardio TV theater keeps heart-pumpers up-to-date on the latest news or hard-hitting yogurt commercials. Tone limbs and torsos, then work on a beach-ready tan in the center’s tanning beds, imparting luscious glows and accenting pigments with virtual rays and actual shimmer.
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition? Pole Pro is the premier pole fitness and dance studio in the New Orleans area. Our attentive, knowledgeable staff ensure you have the best possible experience.
Exercise is challenging. How do you keep clients motivated and engaged? Learn something new every week, or perfect your current moves. Through personal instruction students are encouraged to grow their abilities at their own pace in a safe, motivating environment.
What was the inspiration to start or run this business? Owner Anne Reed created the company in order to fill a need she saw in the local community for a new fitness regiment that is fun and effective!
What do you love most about your job? Not only am I helping students meet their fitness goals, but boosting their confidence and helping them find a fitness routine they love.
The Shooters' Club's indoor firing range comprises 14 25-yard lanes that accommodate various handgun calibers.
The pro shop rents a large selection of handguns. Rental eye and ear protection is also available.
The Shooters' Club sells firearms, knives, hunting accessories, and other gear from hundreds of brands. To help customers navigate this massive inventory, the club employs enthusiasts who come from law enforcement and military backgrounds. NRA instructors teach gun handling and proper shooting techniques? at their onsite, NRA-affiliated range.