May 31 2015
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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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Meb’s 1:30 Pace Group | Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego Half Marathon

Meet the runners who ran with Meb’s 1:30 half marathon pace group at the Suja Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego Half Marathon on June 1, 2014. Click on the runner images above to read their full stories. Sara Gibson Patrick Gavin Russell Friedberg David Yemaneab Michael Flowers Matthew Amick Sean Smith Sara Gibson |Meb coached…

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Runner’s Spotlight | Meet Debbie Jett

Ever wonder who’s standing next to you in your corral at the start line, or cheering you on when you’re about to give up during a race? As runners we all have a story, a motivation to run whether it’s a personal challenge, to stay fit, bond with friends, raise money for charity, or work…

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Congratulations to Harriette Thompson | 91 Year Old World Record Breaker

  We are truly humbled by Harriette Thompson, who finished the Marathon in 7:07:42, a world record for the fastest marathon by a woman 90 years or older and the second oldest marathon finisher in U.S. history at the Suja Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego Marathon & 1/2 Marathon.  To date, Harriette has raised over…

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Doctor Dribble Makes his Rebound | Suja Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego Marathon & 1/2 Marathon

Story by Don Norcross — Photo credit Ryan Bethke From San Diego to New York, Miami to Seattle and many paved roads in between, Darren Weissman has dribbled his way into running lore. Better known by his stage name “Doctor Dribble,” Weissman, 32, covered five marathons and 11 half marathons last year, bouncing two basketballs…

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#CGIEATS | San Diego Edition

With over 20 domestic Rock ‘n’ Roll events each year, the #CGISTAFF sure work up an appetite on race weekend. As runners, we’ve already done all the homework for your visit to San Diego. Here are the top recommendations from staff and locals to help you make a swift decision when you’re tired and just…

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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