Welcome to the 2020 United Airlines Rock ‘n’ Roll Washington D.C. Marathon & 1/2 Marathon!

Below is everything you need to know to be prepared for race weekend. Read up, and you will be able to make it to the Start Line with fresh legs and a beaming smile.  Make sure to follow us on Facebook for instant event updates, to connect with other participants, and ask questions.


Do you still have questions? Visit our FAQ's for more information.


Packet Pick-Up

  • Location: DC Armory
  • Hours:
    • Thursday, March 26: 12:00pm – 7:00pm
    • Friday, March 27: 10:00am – 7:00pm


Pace Teams

Experienced pacers will help you reach the finish line at your goal time. Visit the Pace Team booth at the Health and Fitness Expo to join.

  • Half Marathon: 1:45, 2:00, 2:15, 2:30, 2:45, 3:00

  • Full Marathon: 3:10, 3:30, 3:40, 3:50, 4:00, 4:10, 4:25, 4:40, 5:00





Runner Tracking

Venue Maps

*coming soon


Time Limits

  • Marathon - 5.5 Hours 
  • Half Marathon - 4 Hours
  • 5K - 2 Hours


Finish Festival

  • Rock 'n' Roll Concert Series
  • Marathon Finisher Zone:
    • Extra perks and massages available to Marathon Finishers!
  • Age Group Awards Presentation:
    • 5K Overall Awards: 9:15AM
    • Half Marathon & Marathon Overall Awards: 10:45AM
    • Half Marathon Age Group Awards: 12:15PM
    • Marathon Age Group Awards: 12:30PM
      • *tentative schedule, times are subject to change


  • Results will be available on the Rock 'n' Roll Marathon Series App immediately after the race.
    • Download the App
    • Select "United Airlines Rock 'n' Roll Washington D.C."
    • Search your Bib Number or Name

Runner Perks

2021 Presale

Register for the lowest prices of the year at the Rock 'n' Roll Booth during Expo Hours!

  • Date: March 27, 2021
  • Price:
    • Marathon: $69.99
    • Half Marathon: $59.99
    • 5K: $30.99