Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series Announces 2016 Tour Schedule

December 16th, 2015

Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series Announces 2016 Tour Schedule

24-hour Worldwide Series Sale offers lowest registration prices of the year on Dec. 16; Global series of running events to tour 30 destinations in 2016

Competitor Group, Inc. (CGI), the leading active lifestyle sports media and event entertainment company, today released the 2016 Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series Tour Schedule. In celebration of the Tour Schedule launch, the series is offering a special 24-hour Worldwide Series Sale on December 16 featuring the lowest registration prices of the year. Participants are encouraged to register quickly due to limited quantities.

“We are ready to kick off our 2016 tour with one of our biggest promotions of the year,” said Keith Kendrick, Chief Marketing Officer of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series. “Runners can take advantage of big savings all day Wednesday, but select deals are available with limited supply so secure your spot early. We wish all of our participants a happy holiday season and hope to see them at an event in 2016.”

The Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series includes 25 destinations in North America, including the inaugural Rock ‘n’ Roll Querétaro Marathon & ½ Marathon which will take place the weekend of October 1 – 2, 2016. All events feature scenic routes lined with live music and entertainment, and conclude with a finish line concert experience. The 2016 tour also hits four European cities including Madrid, Liverpool, Dublin and Lisbon.

In 2016, the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series will tour the following destinations:

2016 Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series Schedule



Event Name

Jan. 16-17

Phoenix, AZ

Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona Marathon & ½ Marathon

Feb. 28

New Orleans, LA

Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll New Orleans Marathon & ½ Marathon

March 12

Washington, DC

Rock ‘n’ Roll DC Marathon & 1/2 Marathon

March 20

Mexico City, Mexico

Rock ‘n’ Roll Mexico City Half Marathon

March 19-20

Dallas, TX

Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll Dallas Half Marathon

April 3

San Francisco, CA

Transamerica Rock ‘n’ Roll San Francisco Half Marathon

April 2-3

Carlsbad, CA

Carlsbad 5000, A Rock ‘n’ Roll Signature Event

April 9-10

Raleigh, NC

Rock ‘n’ Roll Raleigh Marathon & ½ Marathon presented by WRAL

April 24

Madrid, Spain

EDP Rock ‘n’ Roll Madrid Marathon & 1/2 Marathon

April 30-May 1

Nashville, TN

St. Jude Rock ‘n’ Roll Nashville Marathon & ½ Marathon

May 28-29

Liverpool, England

Rock ‘n’ Roll Liverpool Marathon & ½ Marathon

June 4-5

San Diego, CA

Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego Marathon & ½ Marathon

June 18

Seattle, WA

Rock ‘n’ Roll Seattle Marathon & ½ Marathon, a Signature Seafair Event

July 15-17

Chicago, IL

Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll Chicago Half Marathon

Aug. 7

Dublin, Ireland

Rock ‘n’ Roll Dublin Half Marathon

Sept. 3-4

Virginia Beach, VA

Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach Half Marathon

Sept. 17-18

Philadelphia, PA

Rock ‘n’ Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon

Sept. 25

Montreal, Canada

Oasis Rock ‘n’ Roll Montreal Marathon & ½ Marathon

Oct. 1-2

San Jose, CA

Rock ‘n’ Roll San Jose Half Marathon

Oct. 2

Lisbon, Portugal

EDP Rock ‘n’ Roll Lisbon Marathon & Vodafone Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon

Oct. 2

Querétaro, Mexico

Rock ‘n’ Roll Querétaro Marathon & 1/2 Marathon

Oct. 8

Brooklyn, NY

Rock ‘n’ Roll Brooklyn Half Marathon

Oct. 16

Denver, CO

Rock ‘n’ Roll Denver Half Marathon

Oct. 15-16

St. Louis, MO

Rock ‘n’ Roll St. Louis Half Marathon

Oct. 22-23

Vancouver, Canada

Oasis Rock ‘n’ Roll Vancouver Half Marathon & Cunningham Seawall 10K

Oct. 30

Merida, Mexico

Banorte Rock ‘n’ Roll Merida Half Marathon

Nov. 5-6

Savannah, GA

Rock ‘n’ Roll Savannah Marathon & ½ Marathon 

Nov. 12-13

Las Vegas, NV

Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas Marathon & ½ Marathon

Dec. 3-4


San Antonio, TX

Los Angeles, CA

Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll San Antonio Marathon & ½ Marathon

Rock ‘n’ Roll Los Angeles Half Marathon

The Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series started as a single race in 1998 and is now the World’s Largest Running Series that has grown to include more than 500,000 runners taking part in a global tour of 30 events in 2015. For more information or to register for an event, please visit or follow @RunRocknRoll on Twitter.

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series Announces 2016 Tour Schedule

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