Apr 25 2015
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DON’T LET THE HEAT SLOW YOU DOWN

1. Get Out Early, Or Go Late If you like to run on your lunch break, it’s worth your while to shift your schedule around when summer rolls around. The sun is strongest in the middle of the day, so try to avoid exercising outside in the hours from late morning to late afternoon. Hit…

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DON’T LET THE HEAT SLOW YOU DOWN

1. Get Out Early, Or Go Late If you like to run on your lunch break, it’s worth your while to shift your schedule around when summer rolls around. The sun is strongest in the middle of the day, so try to avoid exercising outside in the hours from late morning to late afternoon. Hit…

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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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RaceKids is Now Available at Many Tour Stops including Nashville!

RaceKids, the Official Rock ‘n’ Roll Kids Camp Partner, is now available at a number of our Tour Stops including Nashville! RaceKids is an action-packed full day camp for children 2-12, located in a safe environment close to the start/finish. Now your kids can have their own awesome experience while you race. On-site Mini Camp…

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MAFIAoZA’s – A Nashville Favorite

NEED CARBS!!!!!   For over 10 years, MAFIAoZA’s Pizzeria, is a favorite on the Nashville dining scene serving delectable appetizers, fresh salads to home-style pizzas, as well as an expanded adult beverage list which features over 50 wines by the glass and 51 imported and domestic beers, all personally selected by The Don. Glutten free…

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St. Jude Singer Songwriter Night

Bootleggers is hosting a special St. Jude Singer Songwriter event Thursday night from 6-10pm. A portion of the proceeds will benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Check out the talented lineup, we hope to see you there!    What:  Singer Songwriter Event to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research HospitalWhere:  Bootleggers, 207 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37201…

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ATRS

American Textile Recycling Services (ATRS) has partnered with Country Music Marathon to ROCK, RUN and RECYCLE! Drop a bag of your unwanted running gear, shoes or clothes to the ATRS booth on April 24-25th. Every pound collected will directly benefit local Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD). http://www.atrsonline.com

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Are you ready to rock for the kids of St. Jude?

As a St. Jude Country Music Marathon participant we have a great opportunity for you all the while you’ll be supporting the kids of St. Jude!   Here’s the challenge…the individual who raises the most money online between now and midnight, April 27th will win a trip for two to Philadelphia and two tickets to…

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Schedule of Events

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Race Day

Marathon Wheelchairs*: 7:00am
1/2 Marathon Wheelchairs*: 7:00am
Marathon Start: 7:00am
1/2 Marathon Wave Start: 7:00am
5k: 6:45am
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Sunday, April 26, 2015

KiDS ROCK Nashville – Time: 2:00pm
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Thurs. – Fri., April 23-24, 2014

Health & Fitness Expo

Nashville Music City Center

April 23rd & 24th, 2015

More information to come!

 

Friday, April 24th

St. Jude Heroes Pasta Party Songwriters Night

Music City Center

Sunday, April 26th

St. Jude Heroes Post Race Brunch

John Rich’s House