Starting and finishing at RFK Stadium, this is the only marathon to run entirely in Washington, D.C. 20,000 runners will enjoy a scenic journey through our Nation's capital, running through downtown DC, various quaint neighborhoods, historic sites such as Union Station and the National Mall with a view of the White House, and along the Anacostia River.
SunTrust Rock 'n' Roll USA Marathon Stories
Grammy Award-winning rock band Switchfoot is slated to headline the SunTrust Rock 'n' Roll USA Marathon & CareFirst Rock 'n' Roll USA Half Marathon on March 17, 2012.
One man we spoke with last night from Rockville, Md. made a point to commend the first responders.
Dorsa Seubert shares her journey mile-by-mile.
Jog blogger Elyse Braner recounts her experience during Saturday's Rock 'n' Roll USA Half Marathon.
Registered dietitian Dawn Jackson Blatner outlines a balanced meal with recipes for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and two snacks.
Jacqueline Gregg turned her race-day preparations into an eight-stanza poem.
A few prep tips from Dr. Gary Little of the George Washington University Hospital.
Less than 24 hours before the race, Amy Anselmo recalls her benchmarks in the lead-up to race day.
Kelly Schroeder now schedules her days around training and recovery.
Anita Brikman checked out the pre-race festivities at the DC Armory,
where runners and fans got into marathon mode with race-friendly snacks
and running gear of all kinds. SEE THE VIDEO.
Health and Fitness Expo
Thursday and Friday, March 15 and March 16, 2012
Thursday 12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location: DC Armory, 2400 E Capitol St NE, Washington, DC
The Rock 'n' Roll USA marathon will feature a two-day Health & Fitness Expo prior to the event, where all participants must visit to pick up their race packets. Free and open to the public, this expo will feature the latest in running technologies, fitness apparel, health and nutrition information and interactive displays.