Now Timed! Official Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach 5K
Experience Rock ‘n’ Roll Fun with a Shorter Run!
Get a taste of what Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach is all about. Feel the excitement of 13.1 miles in a official 5k distance. Experience the thrill of live bands and cheer teams on the course and a rockin’ Finish Line Festival.
Already signed up for the Half Marathon? Get your spectators involved! Sign them up for the 5K and they can run and then meet you at the finish line. It’s a great way to enjoy all the race day benefits together!
Date: Sunday, August 31, 2014
Distance: Certified 5K (3.1 Miles)
Course Time Limit: 45 minutes (15 min/mile pace)
Please note that all participants must clear the course within 45 minutes to ensure the roads open on time.
– Official Finisher Medal
– Brooks Technical Tee
– Swag Bag
– Free Michelob Ultra at the Finish Line Festival
– Course Entertainment – Live bands and cheer teams on the course
– Admission into Sunday Night Post-Race Concert
Registration and Packet Pick-up
- Online registration closes August 24, 2014.
- 5k Registration will be limited. If spots are open, registration may be available at the Health & Fitness Expo.
- Participants must be at least 8 years old.
- Each participant must attend the Health & Fitness Expo to pick up their race number, swag bag, and T-shirt.
- Photo IDs are required. All registered participants must bring their confirmation sheet.
- Race day packet pick-up is not available.
As a policy, all entries are non-refundable and non-transferable. You will not receive a refund for the half marathon.
Switching from a Marathon/Half Marathon to a 5K**
- Before the event deadline: If you would like to switch from the Half Marathon to a 5K, simply email this request along with your first name, last name, the mailing address that you registered with, and your new predicted finish time to Customer Service.
- After the event deadline: If you decide to switch from the Half Marathon to the 5K, simply show up to the 5K start line on race morning and your timing tag will reflect the change. You can visit the corral change table in the Check-In area of the Expo for information on the appropriate corral to start in.
Switching from a 5K to a Half Marathon/Marathon**
- Before the event deadline: Upgrades from a 5K to the Half Marathon will be accepted only via phone by calling 1-800-311-1255. The early upgrade fee is $10 plus the cost difference between the current Half Marathon fee and the fee that was paid at the time of the original registration. (processing fee is not used in calculating price difference)
- After the event deadline: If you would like to switch from a 5K to the Half Marathon you will need to pay a upgrade fee at the Expo. Please pick up your half marathon race number and proceed to the “Upgrade” table. You will be charged $10 plus the cost difference between the Half Marathon expo fee and the fee that was paid at the time of the original registration. (processing fee is not used in calculating price difference)