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RUN, ROCK, RECYCLE

RUN ROCK RECYCLE | How Marathon Warmup Gear Supports Women & Children in Need American Textile Recycling Service is the official clothing & shoe recycler of the P.F. Chang’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona Marathon & 1/2. Serial runners may recognize our Green Recycling Fairies from other sponsored Rock ‘n’ Roll races across the nation. Our volunteers…

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Tina Fab’s Top 10 Things to Do in Phoenix

Today’s post was written by Tina, a member of Rock ‘n’ Blog, the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series influencer program! Check out her bio here and follow her on Twitter at @crantina! OMG! I am on a serious countdown to head down to Phoenix for Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona! I am super excited for a number…

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Team Brandon | Vow to Drive Sober

Today’s post comes to us from guest contributor, Cari Fonseca, founder of The Next Step Foundation and Team Brandon, helping raise awareness about the life-altering effects of drinking and driving, and by helping families who have limited ability to get out and participate in racing events and other community activities. My son, Brandon Gray, is a 34…

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5 Reasons to Run Rock ‘n’ Roll New Orleans

I have run the Rock ‘n’ Roll New Orleans Half Marathon three times. I even ran the race back when it was called Rock ‘n’ Roll Mardi Gras. This will be my fourth time, and I cannot wait to hit the streets again. I grew up in the New Orleans area, and it is always good…

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Miles Make a Difference in New Orleans

Q&A with Bridget Mitchell, Manager of Cause Marketing for Team Feed the Children. Q. New Orleans is the first Rock ‘n’ Roll Event to benefit Feed the Children. Why New Orleans? A. Feed The Children is dedicated to continue to provide support to the city of New Orleans for as long as there are families…

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Runspiration

Quotes help inspire, push, assure, remind and make us see the light. They serve as great motivators to be the best we can be and for runners, it’s no different. Here are 10 cool quotes for the runner’s soul, selected by Rock ‘n’ Blog member Pia!

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Meet John “The Penguin” Bingham | Running Icon, Legend & 16 Year Rock ‘n’ Roll Announcer

After 16 years, Rock ‘n’ Roll announcer and running icon, John “The Penguin” Bingham, is retiring at the 2014 Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll San Antonio Marathon & 1/2 Marathon this weekend. He’s been called the Pied Piper of the second running boom – and for good reason. Since his column, “The Penguin Chronicles” started in…

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#RnRLV: Heard Around The Strip

Oscar Goodman, the 75-year-old former mayor of Las Vegas, waltzed into the convention center, a lovely, barely-clad, 20-something woman on each arm. “My former council members,” Goodman cracked. Goodman must be the only mayor ever to be succeeded by his wife. “I loved being mayor every single moment,” said Goodman, “but it’s better sleeping with…

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