Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series to Celebrate Global Running Day with 24-Hour Sale Offering Best Prices of The Year for 2023 and 2024 Events

June 2, 2023

- Events across the Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series to go on sale for one day only - Exclusive discounts available on Global Running Day, June 7 starting at 12:00 a.m. PT (3:00 a.m. ET). Participants can take advantage of these discounts by visiting, www.runrocknroll.com/global-running-day

TAMPA, Fla. (June 2, 2023) /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – In celebration of Global Running Day on Wednesday, June 7, the Rock ‘n’ Roll® Running Series will host a 24-hour sale on race registrations, offering the best prices of the year. Runners and walkers alike can expect discounts on many of their favorite destination events that provide a running tour of the city. The Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series is a best-in-class running series Bringing Fun to the Run® through music, entertainment, city landmarks, and community immersion. The events bring together a community of like-minded individuals on a collective path to find fun in moments that challenge. Rock ‘n’ Rollers interested in taking advantage of these exclusive single-day discounts beginning June 7 at 12:00 a.m. PT (3:00 a.m. ET) can do so by visiting, www.runrocknroll.com/global-running-day.

“25 years ago, the Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series was born on an idea of bringing music, running and community together and there’s no better day then Global Running Day to bring more people around the world into this great community,” said Elizabeth O’Brien, Managing Director, North America for The IRONMAN Group.”

Below is a listing of exclusive Global Running Day deals for events in the Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series:

2023 Events:

  • Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series Salt Lake City presented by Utah Sports Commission
    • Race Date: August 18-19, 2023
    • Race Details: Surrounded by awe-inspiring mountain views and infused with a culture that’s West of Conventional, Salt Lake City is the perfect destination to elevate your next half marathon or 5K experience. From the snowcapped peaks surrounding the Valley and a vibrant downtown culture, to the unforgettable on-course entertainment and a Finish Line Festival in the heart of the city, there’s no doubt that you’ll walk away with the ultimate runner’s high at this inaugural event destination. Distances include a half marathon, 5K, and a KiDS ROCK® race.
    • GRD Discount: Up to 44% off current registration
  • United Airlines Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series San Jose
    • Race Date: Sept. 30-Oct. 1, 2023
    • Race Details: Home to California’s fastest half marathon; a fast and highly spirited race that takes participants through the heart of downtown San Jose. Additional distances available include, 10K, 5K, and KiDS ROCK race.
    • GRD Discount: Up to 44% off current registration
  • Publix Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series Clearwater
    • Race Date: October 7-8, 2023
    • Race Details: Publix Rock ‘n’ Roll Clearwater is one of the newest event weekends and race destinations to join the Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series! The inaugural half marathon course will not only offer runners and walkers stunning views of the bay but will also show off the white sand and crystal-clear waters via beachfront mileage. Distances available include a half marathon, 5K and a KiDSROCK race.
    • GRD Discount: Up to 48% off current registration
  • Asics Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series Manila
    • Race Date: Nov. 26, 2023
    • Race Details: Step to the beat of a city steeped in history. A city that invites you to see the sights of its landmarks while you fill your ears with music at its soul. It is a melting pot of cultures, taking the best of Filipino tradition and remixing it with Spanish, American, and Southeast Asian influences. Manila is filled with hospitality – people that know how to come together and have a good time. Rock ‘n’ Roll Manila has a distance for everyone whether that be a marathon, half marathon, 10K, or 5K.
    • GRD Discount: Up to 43% off current registration
  • Certified Piedmontese Beef Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series San Antonio
    • Race Date: Dec. 2-3, 2023
    • Race Details: The final Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series event of the year, Certified Piedmontese Beef Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series San Antonio offers marathon, half marathon, 10K, and 5K distances. Participants will be able to immerse themselves in a vibrant and prideful city with more than 300 years of history and get a firsthand view of the city’s most iconic landmarks–including the River Walk, Tower of Americas, Torch of Friendship, and more. Participants will discover holiday magic and adventure at every turn while exploring a city rich with heritage, fresh new attractions, and the unique one-of-a-kind cuisine that San Antonio is known for.
    • GRD Discount: Up to 38% off current registration

2024 Events:

  • Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series Arizona
    • Race Date: January 13-14, 2024
    • Race Details: Celebrate 20 years running through the Valley of the Sun at Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona. Kick off the New Year with a flat, fast run that takes you through. Kick off the New Year in the Valley of the Sun with a flat and fast race that takes you through the best of Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Tempe. Participants will run through the red rocks of Papago, past murals from local artists, and down urban streets of three major cities. Distances include, half marathon, 10K, 5K, 1-mile and a KiDS ROCK race.
    • GRD Discount: Up to 24% off current registration
  • Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series Las Vegas
    • Race Date: February 24-25, 2024
    • Race Details: The ultimate running party in the entertainment capital of the world. Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series Las Vegas participants will take in the iconic sights and sounds of the city that never sleeps all under the night lights, including the ‘Welcome to Las Vegas’ sign, The Fountains of Bellagio, Downtown Las Vegas, and a mid-Strip finish line. Participants will be able to take in Vegas with a half marathon, 10K and 5K.
    • GRD Discount: Up to 34% off current registration
  • United Airlines Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series Washington D.C.
    • Race Date: March 16, 2024
    • Race Details: Discover the District with this running tour of the Nation’s capital! This event combines live music and entertainment with an eclectic running tour through scenic routes, past landmarks, and monuments. The new and improved course starts on Constitution Ave and takes participants over the Potomac River on the Arlington Memorial Bridge, through scenic Judiciary Square, and finishes with amazing views of the Capitol Building and the Washington Monument as they cross the finish line on Pennsylvania Avenue. Finishers will celebrate along the National Mall, rocking out to even more live music. With a Half Marathon and 5K, there’s a distance for everyone to enjoy this March!
    • GRD Discount: Up to 16% off current registration
  • St. Jude Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series Nashville
    • Race Date: April 27-28, 2024
    • Race Details: This unique event is jampacked with authentically Nashville music at every turn. Prepare to be immersed in music culture from the expo to the finish line when you join us for the St. Jude Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series Nashville. Experience a legendary tour of Music City filled with iconic landmarks such as Broadway, Music Row, The Gulch, the Country Music Hall of Fame, and more. Distances available include marathon, half marathon, 10K, 5K, 1-Mile, and a KiDS ROCK and Doggie Dash events.
    • GRD Discount: Open online at pre-sale pricing
  • Zurich Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series Madrid
    • Race Date: April 28, 2024
    • Race Details: In the heart of Madrid, the Zurich Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series Madrid is an authentic running party, with more than 30 entertainment stages and stations located along the course. The event offers three distances, marathon, half marathon, and 10K, so that everyone can enjoy the biggest running party in Spain.
    • GRD Discount: Up to 13% off current registration
  • Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series San Diego
    • Race Date: June 3-4, 2024
    • Race Details: As the original Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series event, Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series San Diego has long been a favorite stop on the best-in-class running series tour, welcoming visitors from all over to experience the ultimate foot tour of America’s Finest City. Participants will explore everything San Diego has to offer with a picturesque course, jam-packed with spectator support. The half marathon and marathon courses lead runners on a scenic tour through some of San Diego’s most iconic neighborhoods, including Balboa Park, Hillcrest, North Park, Normal Heights and more, before finishing in Downtown San Diego. Distances available include marathon, half marathon and 5K.
    • GRD Discount: 2024 event open at pre-sale pricing

For more information on or to register for a Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series event on Global Running Day, please visit RunRocknRoll.com. Media inquiries may be directed to press@runrocknroll.com.


About Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series

Established in 1998, the Rock ‘n’ Roll® Running Series’ simple idea of making running fun has transformed both the U.S. and global running landscape by infusing the course with live bands, cheer teams, and entertaining water stations, creating a block-party atmosphere for participants and spectators alike. Focused on running, music and community, race weekends kick off with a free Health & Fitness Expo showcasing the latest in running gear, sports apparel, health and nutritional information and much more. Events culminate with an Encore Entertainment experience featuring eclectic musical artists from a variety of genres. With a goal of helping participants find the Beat in Their Feet™, the Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series has also featured some of the biggest names in music, with past performances including the likes of Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, O.A.R., Aloe Blacc, Pitbull, Flo Rida, The Band Perry, Fitz and the Tantrums, the Goo Goo Dolls, Bret Michaels, Kesha, The Revivalists, Hunter Hayes, Capital Cities, and Matt Nathanson. Further information about the Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series can be found online at www.RunRocknRoll.com and follow @RunRocknRoll on all social platforms.

About The IRONMAN Group

The IRONMAN Group operates a global portfolio of events that includes the IRONMAN® Triathlon Series, the IRONMAN® 70.3® Triathlon Series, 5150™ Triathlon Series, the Rock ‘n’ Roll® Running Series, IRONKIDS® Series, World Triathlon Championship Series, premier running events including the Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon™ and City2Surf®, UTMB® World Series trail-running events including the Canyons Endurance Runs™ by UTMB®, Tarawera Ultra by UTMB® and Ultra-Trail Australia™ by UTMB®, Epic Series™ mountain bike races including the Absa Cape Epic®, road cycling events including Haute Route®, and other multisport races. The IRONMAN Group is the largest operator of mass participation sports in the world and provides more than a million participants annually the benefits of endurance sports through the company’s vast offerings. Catering to the full athlete experience, the company portfolio also includes FulGaz® virtual cycling, the most realistic indoor riding experience connected fitness application aimed at preparing athletes for real-world events. Since the inception of the iconic IRONMAN® brand and its first event in 1978, athletes have proven that ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE® by crossing finish lines around the world. Beginning as a single race, The IRONMAN Group has grown to become a global sensation with hundreds of events across 55+ countries. The IRONMAN Group is owned by Advance, a private, family-owned business. For more information, visit www.ironman.com/about-ironman-group.

About Advance 

Advance is a private, family-held business that owns and invests in companies across media, entertainment, technology, communications, education and other promising growth sectors. Our mission is to build the value of our companies over the long-term by fostering growth and innovation. Advance’s portfolio includes Condé Nast, Advance Local, Stage Entertainment, The IRONMAN Group, American City Business Journals, Leaders Group, Turnitin, 1010data and Pop. Together these operating companies employ more than 17,000 people in 29 countries. Advance is also among the largest shareholders in Charter Communications, Warner Bros. Discovery and Reddit. For more information visit www.advance.com.