Mar 14 2015
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Rock ‘n’ Roll USA to Include New 5K

“The 5K is a popular event because it motivates those who have been unsure of their fitness or intimidated by the marathon distance to finally come out and join us,” said Adam Zocks, vice-president and general manager. “Very often we see participants return the following year to tackle a longer mileage in the half marathon. Rock ‘n’ Roll is all about providing a welcoming, fun atmosphere where everyone can accomplish their own personal goals, no matter how big or small.”

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Boot Campaign Hero Ambassador to Lace Up Combat Boots for CareFirst Rock ‘n’ Roll USA ½ Marathon

The Boot Campaign is a national 501c3 nonprofit that is dedicated to showing tangible appreciation of our active military, raising awareness of the challenges they face upon return and supporting their transition home. The Boot Campaign cultivates awareness, promotes patriotism, and provides assistance to military, past and present, and their families.

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Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Course Cutoffs

Both the Half Marathon and Marathon courses have strict course time limits per the rules and regulations of the District of Columbia. The Half Marathon has a time limit of 4 hours, and the Marathon has a time limit of 5.5 hours. The race will utilize a wave start, and the time limits will begin when…

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Mario Fraioli’s Winter Training Tips

    1. Have a goal. It can be difficult to get out and train when it’s cold and dark, but if your workout is bringing you one step closer to your goal or finishing a half marathon or setting a personal best, then it takes on a new meaning and becomes harder to skip. …

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Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Training Countdown Party

Join us as we countdown to Race Day on March 15th! Join us at two #RnR USA Training Countdown Prties hosted by Gold’s Gym! Each Party Features: Training runs led by Gold’s Personal Trainers (leaving at 8:15am both days)! BIG Registration specials for the marathon, half marathon and 5k! Check out the Half and Full…

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Show Your Bib For Exclusive Deals

  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. To participate, simply show your Rock ‘n’ Roll Race Bib at any of our participating partners and receive VIP treatment and exclusive discounts. Check out the full list of participating partners and…

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Series Revamps Elite Program

SAN DIEGO—Reaffirming its historical commitment to elite runners, Competitor Group Inc., (CGI), owner of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series, has announced plans for an elite athlete program that supports top-tier and developing international and American athletes in 2014.

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New! 5k Added to Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Weekend Fun!

    Experience all the Rock ‘n’ Roll Fun with an Official 5K Race!   Now is your chance to get a taste of what the Rock ‘n’ Roll USA is all about. Feel all of the excitement in just 3.1 miles. Participate in our officially timed 5k that will start and finish at RFK…

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Schedule of Events

March 12-13, 2015

Health & Fitness Expo

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Thursday: 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Friday: 10:00 am – 7:00 pm

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Rock ‘n’ Roll DC Marathon & 1/2 Marathon

Start Time: 7:30 am
Location: Constitution Ave at 14th St NW
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Rock ‘n’ Roll DC 5k

Start Time: 7:30 am
Location: RFK Stadium Lot 7
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