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
“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
The race is on pace to sell-out for a second year as it debuts a brand new course to thousands of runners from across the country. Runners will gather at a new start line on Constitution Avenue at 14th Street, surrounded by views of some of the country’s most breathtaking and historically significant landmarks. The improved start line also creates added convenience, with close proximity to center city hotels and metro stops.Read Full Story
Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Moves Start From RFK Stadium to Constitution Ave Adjacent to Washington DC’s Famous Monuments and Memorials Washington, DC – August 28, 2012 – Competitor Group, Inc. (CGI), the leading active lifestyle sports media and event entertainment company, today announced the second Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Marathon & CareFirst Rock ‘n’ Roll USA…Read Full Story
Flynn, Merachi win CareFirst Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Half Marathon, Switchfoot rocks post race concert; first ever Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon in Nation’s Capital attracts 24,000 entrants Washington DC – March 17, 2012 – With sunny skies and the cherry blossoms in full bloom throughout the city, the first SunTrust Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Marathon…Read Full Story
Competitor Group, Inc. (CGI), the leading media and event resource in the active lifestyle industry, today announced the acquisition of the SunTrust National Marathon in Washington DC. The marathon and half-marathon will be rebranded as SunTrust Rock ‘n’ Roll USA under CGI‟s flagship Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series, with the SunTrust Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Marathon & CareFirst Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Half Marathon scheduled for Saturday, March 17, 2012.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.