Mar 14 2015
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2015 Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Military Challenge

  Join the Military Challenge in the half marathon or marathon and race against fellow members of the armed services at the 2015 Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Marathon & CareFirst Rock ‘n’ Roll USA 1/2 Marathon!  What is the Military Challenge? It is a race-within-a-race that allows you to compete against fellow members of the armed services!…

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Doherty Wins Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Marathon In Debut

More than 25,000 runners rocked the nation’s capital on Saturday morning.

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Transform Tomorrow® with Transamerica.

Transamerica is a proud new sponsor and official life insurance partner of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series. We congratulate all who are transforming their tomorrows through their dedication to ─ and joy of ─ a healthy, active lifestyle. Transformations aren’t about doing things once or on occasion when time permits. Transformations are about lofty…

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Arrive in Style with UBER!

We’re teaming up with Uber so you can ride with ease to and from the Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Marathon & CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Half Marathon.   Uber is an app that allows you to request a ride with the tap of a button. Drivers arrive curbside in just minutes, you…

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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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