Mar 14 2015
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Runner’s Spotlight | Meet LaTia with Black Girls Run

LaTia Barrett’s health had long taken a backseat and she was overweight most of her life. In 2007, she was forced to confront her well-being after being hospitalized with a pulmonary embolism and deep vein thrombosis in her leg. Further testing revealed she had lupus, a chronic, potentially fatal illness with no cure. “Living with…

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Ticket Offers for Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Participants!

Both the Washington Capitals and Washington Wizards have home games during Race Weekend! Check out these special ticket offers just for Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Participants!   Friday, March 14th Washington Capitals vs. Vancouver Canucks – 7:00 pm at Verizon Center Special Offer: Secure a ticket to the sell-out Washington Capitals and don’t pay any…

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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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Suck it up Buttercup | By Alex

Suck it up Buttercup. What a phrase. I think this becomes my motto come training times. When I either have a race in mind or a goal in mind. It becomes my motto even more when the winter hits and god forbid a polar vortex sweeps the nation. Get ‘er done.  We all have ways…

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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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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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