May 31 2015
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Exciting Changes For 2013

We’re hitting the refresh button on the original Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon!  In honor of the 16th annual Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego Marathon & 1/2 Marathon To Benefit The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, we are pleased to announce sixteen BIG changes for this year’s race.  Don’t miss out on the opportunity to be part of a whole new tour of San Diego!  Stay up-to-date by liking our Facebook page and be the first to find out about the complete course unveil.  Join us for the #EpicSummerRun!

  • New Downtown Finish Line at Petco Park 
    • Do we need to say more?
  • Easy Gaslamp Access
    • Cross the finish line and you’re conveniently located just steps away from the Gaslamp Quarter, San Diego’s dining, entertainment and hotel mecca.  Stay downtown and you’re also walking distance to the Health & Fitness Expo at the Convention Center!
  • Bringing the Marathon Back
    • We’re taking it back to the original Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego Marathon days where the marathon was king!  Marathoners can enjoy a course catered just for them
  • Separate Start Times
    • The marathon will be starting a separate time from the half marathon and 2-person relay.  We’re taking it back to the good ‘ole days
  • Separate Marathon & 1/2 Marathon Courses
    • Runners of the marathon and half marathon course may run on different sides of the same road but they NEVER intermix
  • Bye, Bye Hwy 163
    • Half marathoners, we have great news for you!  You will no longer have to run on Hwy 163…woohoo!
  • So Long Fiesta Island!
    • Marathoners, it’s your turn.  No more Fiesta Island!  That’s right…see ya Fiesta Island!
  • Tour New Neighborhoods
    • You’ll experience a whole new tour that showcases of some of San Diego’s most diverse neighborhoods
  • PR-Worthy Half
    • Looking for your next half marathon PR?  This is the race to get it!
  • Minimal Shuttle Program
    • The post-race shuttle program will be a thing of the past.  Downtown is the hub of all the race weekend activities, so book your stay today!
  • Ample Parking
    • With race excitement in the heart of downtown, finding parking will not be an issue
  • Spectator Friendly
    • The convenient downtown finish and route allows for spectators to easily access the finish line and portions of the soon to be announced course
  • Go Green & Ride the Trolley!
    • Whether you’re a participant or a spectator, the Trolley offers a great alternative to driving
  • Finish Strong
    • The last 4 miles are downhill providing a great runway for a strong finish
  • Rockin’ Post Race Party
    • Petco Park provides an amazing setting for the post-race party
  • Perfect Post-Race Recovery Venue
    • Finishing downtown and at Petco Park provides more opportunities to recover in the shade



Schedule of Events

May 29-30, 2015

Health & Fitness Expo

San Diego Convention Center, Halls G-H
Friday, May 29: 11am – 7pm
Saturday, May 30: 9am – 5pm
Expo Details

Sunday, May 31, 2015

Suja Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego Marathon & 1/2 Marathon

Marathon Wheelchair Start Time: 6:10am
Marathon Start Time: 6:15am
Half Marathon & Relay Start Time: 6:45am
Event Details