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This page will keep you, our valued participants and partners, informed about the latest developments concerning COVID - 19.


Update as of October 8, 2020

In what has been a continually evolving and challenging time globally, we recognize that the postponement may come as a disappointment but look forward to providing athletes with an exceptional race experience in the future.

Based on the updated guidelines set forth by the Mayor’s ReOpen DC Advisory Group, and further conversations with local authorities in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic,  the United Airlines Rock ‘n’ Roll Washington D.C. Marathon & ½ Marathon rescheduled November 7, cannot take place in 2020 and will return on March 27, 2021 as a Half Marathon event.

All registered participants of the 2020 United Airlines Rock ‘n’ Roll Washington D.C. Marathon & ½ Marathon should have now received an email with further details. If you have additional questions or have not received the email with further information, please contact [email protected].

While we are prevented from holding the event in 2020, we thank you for your commitment and look forward to providing you with an exceptional race experience in the future.

The 2020 St. Jude Rock ‘n’ Roll Nashville Marathon & Half Marathon could not take place as originally scheduled on April 25-26 based on the direction and recommendations of public health agencies and local authorities in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic. Over the past weeks we have worked diligently with various host city partners to determine potential options and secure a new race date. After assessing all event scenarios, we are pleased to share the 2020 St. Jude Rock ‘n’ Roll Nashville Marathon & Half Marathon, has been rescheduled for November 21, 2020.

All registered participants of the 2020 St. Jude Rock ‘n’ Roll Nashville Marathon & Half Marathon will be receiving an email with further information. If you have additional questions or do not receive the email with further information, please contact [email protected].

Thank you again for your commitment and we look forward to providing you with an exceptional event experience later this year as you continue to pursue your goals.

Due to reasons related to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and following consultation with Liverpool City Council we regret to advise that Rock ‘n’ Roll Liverpool Marathon & ½ Marathon cannot take place in 2020 but will return on May 29-30, 2021.

Participants should have now received an email with further details. If you have additional questions or have not received the email with further information, please contact [email protected]While we are prevented from holding the event in 2020, we look forward to providing participants with an exceptional event experience in 2021.

Based on the updated mandate from the State of California, and further conversations with local authorities in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego Marathon & ½ Marathon, originally scheduled for May 30-31 cannot take place in 2020. The event will return on June 5-6, 2021.


All registered participants of the 2020 Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego Marathon & ½ Marathon should have now received an email with further details. If you have additional questions or have not received the email with further information, please contact [email protected].


In what has been a continually evolving and challenging time globally, not being able to hold the iconic and original Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series event is highly disappointing for everyone involved, but we are determined to come back to San Diego in 2021 even stronger.


We thank our participants for their commitment and look forward to providing them with an exceptional race experience in the future.

Based on the COVID-19 Recovery Phase status for the State of Washington, and after assessing all event scenarios, the Rock ‘n’ Roll Seattle Marathon & ½ Marathon, originally scheduled for June 6-7 cannot take place in 2020. The event will return on June 12-13, 2021 as a half marathon event.

All registered participants of the 2020 Rock ‘n’ Roll Seattle Marathon & ½ Marathon should have now received an email with further details. If you have additional questions or have not received the email with further information, please contact [email protected].

In what has been a continually evolving and challenging time globally, not being able to hold one of the most iconic Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series events is highly disappointing for everyone involved, but we are determined to come back to Seattle in 2021 even stronger.

We thank our participants for their commitment and look forward to providing them with an exceptional race experience in the future.

We appreciate your continued patience and understanding during this very dynamic and unprecedented time. To best meet the needs of our participants, the Las Vegas community and local authorities, the 2020 Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas Marathon & ½ Marathon cannot take place as originally scheduled for November 14-15, 2020. We are working diligently with our various host city partners and stakeholders on all potential options and further event updates will be communicated as soon as possible. Participants that are registered for the event will receive an email with further details. If you have additional questions, please contact [email protected]

 

In what has been a continually evolving and challenging time globally, we recognize that this may come as a disappointment but look forward to providing participants with an exceptional event experience in the future.

 

After further discussion and internal evaluation regarding the future of Rock ‘n’ Roll New Orleans Marathon & ½ Marathon and the March 6-7, 2021 race date, we have come to conclusion that we cannot viably operate the event in 2021. The event will now return on February 5-6, 2022.

All registered participants of the 2021 Rock ‘n’ Roll New Orleans Marathon & ½ Marathon should have now received an email with further details. If you have additional questions or have not received the email with further information, please contact [email protected].

In what has been a continually evolving and challenging time globally, we recognize that this will come as a disappointment. We look forward to providing our participants with an exceptional experience at a future Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series event.

With the health and safety of our community being an utmost priority, and in alignment with local authorities in relation to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the 2021 Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona Marathon & ½ Marathon cannot take place as originally scheduled for Jan. 16-17. Based on internal evaluation and discussions regarding the viability of hosting the event in 2021, we have determined that Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona will return to the race calendar on Jan. 15-16, 2022. Participants that are registered for the event should have now received an email with further details. If you have additional questions, please contact [email protected].

While we are prevented from holding the event in 2021, we thank our athletes for their understanding and look forward to providing them with an exceptional race experience in the future.

Based upon internal evaluation and discussions regarding the viability of hosting the Santa Cruz Half Marathon in relation to the continued impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, we have determined that the event cannot take place in 2021. Race officials will continue to evaluate options for potential future events in the region. Participants that are registered for the event should have now received an email with further details. If you have additional questions, please contact [email protected]. We appreciate the support of our athletes who have made this a special event over the years.

Limited Edition Medals

Based on the changes to our qualifying events (Capital to Coast, Southern Charm, Cheese Fries to Cheesesteak and Cali Combo Limited Edition Medals) in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have made the decision to extend these medals into 2021 and allow our runners to qualify by running the affected events over multiple years. Please visit the Limited Edition Medals page to view the updated qualifying events.


TourPass

Based on the necessary changes to the 2020 Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series schedule in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic, we will be extending the use of the 2020 TourPass through the 2021 schedule. You will be able to use any remaining credits from your 2020 TourPass for 2021 races as race registrations open. Please note that this extension only applies to 2020 TourPasses that were purchased on or before April 16, 2020.


Heavy Medals

Based on the necessary changes to the 2020 Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series schedule in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have made the decision to include all 2021 Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series races as qualifying events for the 2020 Heavy Medals collection. All Marathon and Half Marathon distance events completed in 2020 and in 2021 will count towards the 2020 Heavy Medals.


In what has been a continually evolving and challenging time globally, we recognize that postponements may come as a disappointment but look forward to providing participants with an exceptional event experience in the future.

KiDS ROCK

With the health and safety of our community being the utmost priority and out of an abundance of caution to keep all kids as safe as possible in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic, we regret to inform you that we will not be hosting any North American KiDS ROCK events for the remainder of 2020.

Participants that were registered for any KiDS ROCK event will be receiving an email. If you have additional questions, please contact [email protected].  

We encourage our participants to continue to find ways to stay active during these dynamic times and look forward to welcoming our KiDS ROCKERS back with a fun and safe event experience in the future.