45TH NEW ORLEANS MARDI GRAS MARATHON
FEB. 1, 2009
running photographer Rodney Pygoya Chang
all photographs copyrighted 2009 by Rodney Chang
We leave the French Quarters by crossing Canal Street
Aid Station action
Mardi Gras faces and colors (green, yellow, purple)
Follow the arrows
Turn unto St. Charles Street
Waving greeter wearing home town NFL Saints t-shirt
Anybody for some Voo Doo BBQ?
Trolly riders await departure from their trolly stop.
Houston has a jazz restaurant in New Orleans.
View of church from other end of street
New Orleans Tourism building
I found New Orleans most interesting for the variety of architecture, maintaining its glorious past eras. The city is several hundred years old.
I just had to try running on the railroad tracks too!
Many historic residences with classical columns
Passing the water cup like a racing batan
Many huge residences on St. Charles
5 mile marker on St. Charles, between Jefferson Ave. and Napoleon Ave.
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