Oct 19 2014
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RACE WEEKEND INFO CENTER

Are you ready to ROCK?! Below is everything you need to be prepared for the Janus Rock ’n’ Roll Denver Marathon & 1/2 Marathon weekend. Read up, and you will be able to make it to the start line with fresh legs and a beaming smile. Make sure to join us on Facebook to connect with other…

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Q&A with Brandy Vaillancourt, Founder of RaceKids

Q. How did you come up with the idea to create RaceKids?

A. I was getting ready to run the Chicago Marathon and my son who is a big hockey fan begged to come with me to see the home of the Chicago Blackhawks. I started researching daycares in the area to watch him while I raced and started getting nervous because I realized I did not know the area or who would be watching my son. I eventually put the search to rest but then it hit me, there had to be a race that had a day camp service. I looked again and found nothing that’s when I started brainstorming. I decided to create a race day camp for kids so parents could run knowing their children were in safe hands.

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New 10K Distance Announced for 5th Annual Rock ‘n’ Roll Denver

Not quite up for a 13.1 or 26.2 mile distance? Rock ‘n’ Roll Denver has you covered! The race has announced a brand new 10K (6.2 mile) distance that will welcome runners of all abilities, as well as those with limited time to train. More than 15,000 runners are expected to participate in the 5th annual race on Sunday, October 19.

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Janus Announced as Title Partner of Rock ‘n’ Roll Denver

Janus Rock ‘n’ Roll Denver Marathon & ½ Marathon weekend to take place on October 17-19, 2014 Denver, CO – September 3, 2014– Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series today announced a partnership with Denver-based Janus Capital Management (Janus) to become the title sponsor of the Janus Rock ‘n’ Roll Denver Marathon & ½ Marathon. Celebrating…

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MILE HIGH HIGHLIGHTS OF THIS YEAR’S JANUS ROCK ‘N’ ROLL DENVER

Start & Finish Line – Civic Center   Bordered by the State Capitol, the City and County Building, and the Denver Art Museum, Civic Center park is the centerpiece of Denver’s green space.  Mile 1.3 – Pepsi Center If you are a sports fan, the Mile High City is where you want to be. Denver is one…

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Boulder Marathon Canceled, Discounted Entries Available

Dear Fellow Runners, With the unfortunate cancellation of the Boulder Marathon, we made complimentary entries available for displaced Boulder entrants to run the Janus Rock ‘n’ Roll Denver Marathon or 1/2 Marathon on Sunday, October 19. We received an overwhelming response and have reached the amount of complimentary entries. Boulder entrants, who have not redeemed a…

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series Runner Tracking

Make sure you sign up for FREE Runner Tracking, compliments of Travelers by visiting RunnerTracking.com! Get real-time updates of your family and friends sent to your mobile phone via text message. You and your friends and family will receive up to 10 messages on your progress throughout the race so they can cheer you on…

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Spectators: Have A Plan On Race Day!

On course, cheering is everything. Where do you want to see your friends and family on race day? Share with your friends and family all the great viewing areas on course. Check out the great locations for spectator viewing sites including Janus’ 3 grandstand stations open to the public.  Janus Best Views Bleacher Locations Lincoln…

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Schedule of Events

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Race Day

Marathon, Half,  2-Person Relay, 10K, & 5K: 7:15am
Event Details

Fri – Sat, October 17-18, 2014 

Health & Fitness Expo

Colorado Convention Center • Hall F
Friday, October 17th: 1pm – 7pm
Saturday, October 18th: 9am – 5pm
Expo Details

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