45th Annual
Apolline Restaurant

June 4 - 5, 2016
Covington, LA
Promoted by the New Orleans Bicycle Club

$6,000 Total Prizelist

Category 1/2/3*
$85 $1,990 / $205* 20 / 3* 80.5 mi. 3 mi. 60 min.
Category 4
$85 $1,305 12 64.4 mi. 3 mi. 50 min.
$85 $1,305 / $205* 12 /3* 64.4 mi. 3 mi. 50 min.
Category 5
$75 Awards 5 32.2 mi. 3 mi. 40 min.
$45 Awards 5 32.2 mi. 3 mi. 30 min.
$75 $990 12 32.2 mi. 3 mi. 30 min.
Fees include insurance surcharge of $3.75/day. Riders without USAC Road licenses purchase two 1-day licenses at $20 additional and race Cat. 5, 40+, Junior or Women as appropriate. Distances/times approximate. Riders must finish the prior stage to ride in the next one.
Licensed NOBC members race free.
*Cat. 3 Bonus, Master 55+ Bonus
(3-deep)    75-rider field limit in Cat. 5, 40+, Women, Junior races


The Tour de La is a LAMBRA Cycling Cup Event register online at usacycling.orgPreregister Online at USAC. Online registration closes midnight, Thursday, June 2, 2016 (no add'l fee). Friday Night Registration & Number Pickup: Avoid the lines and pick up your race number or register in person from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. at Spokesman Professional Bicycle Works,1848 N. Causeway Boulevard in the shopping center.
Race day registration and number pick-up opens at 7:30 a.m. and closes at 8:30 a.m. at Stony Point (Stoney Point Baptist Church, 19144 LA-450, Stoney Point, La. - see map). From the I-12 at Hwy. 190, go North 3 mi. on 190 to Covington and continue over the bridge at Covington. Continue North 1.9 mi. to the intersection with La. 25 (190 turns West here). Continue North on La. 25 another 10 mi. to Folsom. From Folsom continue North 2.7 mi. to Hwy. 450. Turn left on 450 and continue 11.5 mi. to the Stoney Point start/finish area at La. 10. All race-day registrations are $10 additional. Race Programs with event details will be available at registration and on event website as soon as possible.


Host Hotel: Clarion Inn and Suites Conference Center with special Tour de Louisiane Group Block pricing (see the Lodging page for details).

Stoney Point Road Race

9:00 a.m. Saturday: 16-mile loop in the rolling hills near Stoney Point, LA. near Franklinton. Course is open to traffic. (See map in race program). Park ONLY in designated areas!

Lakeshore High Time Trial

5:30 p.m. Saturday: 3 mi., flat, one-way time trial starting at Lakeshore High School, 26301 Highway 1088, Mandeville, LA. Riders start at 30-second intervals, in order of race numbers, grouped by class (gaps in sequence will occur between classes). Course will be open to traffic.

Dr. Darr Criterium

Dr. Darr Covington OrthopedicsFor 2016 the Dr. Darr Criterium returns to the Town of Covington with the start/finish near the old train depot and Tammany Trace Trailhead. Please see the Race Bible for course details. A number of restaurants will be open during the criterium, some of which are on the course.

7:30 am - Juniors, 30 min.Results will be submitted to the USCF Results and Rankings Database
8:15 am -
Women, 30 min.
9:00 am - Category 5, 40 min.
10:00 am - Master-40+, 50 min.
11:00 am - Category 4, 50 min.
12:00 am - Category 1,2,3, 60 min.


Apolline Restaurant

Dr. Darr

Crescent Drilling and Production

Bike Law Louisiana Logo

McAlister's Catering NOLA

Hammer Nutrition Logo

Additional Sponsors

Brandt Quick Sports & Fitness
Bike Path
Bike Zone
The Spokesman
Bicycle World of La.
Honey Stinger
TRAIN Cycling Coaching
Land Trust for Louisiana

USA Cycling
EVENT PERMIT 2016-1855

New Orleans Bicycle Club

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