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Runner Spotlight | Running With Purpose

Every event brings thousands of participants to our start lines from all walks of life and each individual has a different story. We are fortunate enough to not only host events that celebrate the sport, but at times allow for the opportunity to celebrate how this community brings people together. Today’s post comes from Tavish…

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Congratulations to Harriette Thompson | 91 Year Old World Record Breaker

  We are truly humbled by Harriette Thompson, who finished the Marathon in 7:07:42, a world record for the fastest marathon by a woman 90 years or older and the second oldest marathon finisher in U.S. history at the Suja Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego Marathon & 1/2 Marathon.  To date, Harriette has raised over…

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Doctor Dribble Makes his Rebound | Suja Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego Marathon & 1/2 Marathon

Story by Don Norcross — Photo credit Ryan Bethke From San Diego to New York, Miami to Seattle and many paved roads in between, Darren Weissman has dribbled his way into running lore. Better known by his stage name “Doctor Dribble,” Weissman, 32, covered five marathons and 11 half marathons last year, bouncing two basketballs…

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#CGIEATS | San Diego Edition

With over 20 domestic Rock ‘n’ Roll events each year, the #CGISTAFF sure work up an appetite on race weekend. As runners, we’ve already done all the homework for your visit to San Diego. Here are the top recommendations from staff and locals to help you make a swift decision when you’re tired and just…

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Runner’s Spotlight | Meet Cleo Delaney with Team Humans for Cheetahs

Ever wonder who’s standing next to you in your corral at the start line, or cheering you on when you’re about to give up during a race? As runners we all have a story, a motivation to run whether it’s a personal challenge, to stay fit, bond with friends, or raise money for charity. In…

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#CGIEATS | Portland Edition

With over 20 domestic Rock ‘n’ Roll events each year, the #CGISTAFF sure work up an appetite on race weekend. As runners, we’ve already done all the homework for your visit to Portlandia, so you can come prepared to taste the best of the Pacific Northwest. Here are the top recommendations from staff and locals…

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4 Recipes Inspired by #RnRSD

Today’s post comes to us from Rock ‘n’ Blog member Pia, author of San Diego is Awesome. San Diego local in love with her city and all things Rock ‘n’ Roll! Running and eating is the best combo. One negates the other right?! To get in the mood for the upcoming Rock ‘n’ Roll San…

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The DOS and DON’TS of Carbo-Loading

Today’s post comes to us from Rock ‘n’ Blog member Nicole, author of NicolevanZanten.com. A native to Vancouver, BC Nicole finds peace and balance in her training, no matter how hard the run. Read her bio here! Long-distance runner or not, you’ve likely heard of the act known as ‘carbo-loading’. Increasing carbs while decreasing mileage…

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