Meet one of the Competitor Group’s operations gurus. When he was a high school runner, Competitor Group Vice President and General Manager Adam Zocks was jumping over hurdles. Not much has changed since then.Read Full Story
“We were shocked and saddened to learn of the tragedy in Boston today. Our hearts and thoughts are with the victims, their families and all those affected. Out of respect to the Boston Marathon and the Boston Athletic Association, we will not be providing any additional comments at this time other than to say that we are working closely with our partners, both government agencies and law enforcement, to immediately review security protocol and safety procedures in light of the tragic events of the day. We will provide more details in the coming days as we engage in this critical dialogue with respective officials in each of our partner cities across the country.”Read Full Story
WASHINGTON, D.C. – On a crisp, cloudy day, nearly 30,000 runners took to the streets of the Nation’s Capital to compete in the second annual Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Marathon and CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Half Marathon. In his first marathon win, 41-year-old Peter Lawrence of Houston, TX, won in…Read Full Story
The rainy forecast fizzled as runners rocked the streets of Washington DC for the Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Marathon & CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield Rock ‘n’ Roll USA 1/2 Marathon. (credit Victah Sailer)Read Full Story
The Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series mobile application for Android and iPhone makes an encore! We’ve developed version 2.5 of our app for our runners and spectators alike to help make the most of your Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon & Half Marathon experience! Best of all, its FREE! V2.5 update includes: Real-time runner tracking (*via…Read Full Story
Below is everything you need to be prepared for the Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Marathon & CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield Rock ‘n’ Roll USA 1/2 Marathon race weekend and make it to the start line with a smile. Make sure to join us on Facebook to connect with other participants and stay up to date with…Read Full Story
“After months in the hospital with my son, and seeing the devastating effect of leukemia on other families, I wanted to really do something that would give these families hope for a cure. I joined Team In Training to put my energy into action. We are very fortunate that Spencer is alive today,” he said, “but we know families who were not so lucky. When I think of ‘hope for a cure,’ I think of names.”Read Full Story
Our official tourism organization Destination D.C. has offered special deals for Rock ‘n’ Roll runners! Show Your Bib Program! Show your BIB is Washington DC’s newest program designed just for you! We want you to enjoy our world-class restaurants, attractions and performing arts while you’re in town. To participate, simply show your bib to any…Read Full Story
- Saturday, March 15, 2014
- 7:30am - Marathon Start
- 7:30am - Half Marathon Start
- Complete Course Info TBD
This is the only marathon to run entirely in Washington, D.C. Enjoy a scenic journey through our Nation’s capital, running through downtown DC, various quaint neighborhoods, historic sites such as Union Station and the National Mall with a view of the White House, and along the Anacostia River.
- Spend St. Patrick’s Day with Rock ‘n’ Roll. There’s sure to be some great parties filled with green beer. More information coming soon.