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ROCK ‘N’ ROLL RUNNING SERIES TO CELEBRATE GLOBAL RUNNING DAY WITH 24-HOUR SALE OFFERING BEST PRICES OF THE YEAR FOR EVENTS RETURNING IN 2021 AND 2022

Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll Virtual Running Club Offers 10K Global Running Day Challenge
 
What:
  • In celebration of Global Running Day on Wednesday, June 2, the Rock ‘n’ Roll® Running Series will host a 24-hour sale offering the best prices of the year on event registrations
  • The Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll® Virtual Running Club™ (VRC™), will join the celebration by offering the Global Running Day Challenge, a 10K (6.2-miles) that will be available to the global community of runners on June 2. More details on the challenge will be available here
When:
  • Wednesday, June 2
    • Beginning 12:00 a.m. PT (3:00 a.m. ET)
Where:
                 *Website to go live on Monday, May 31
What to Know:
  • The best-in-class musically themed Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series offers runners discounts on many of their favorite events and distances taking place in 2021 and 2022.
  • The exclusive single-day discounts will be available beginning Wednesday, June 2 at 12:00 a.m. PT (3:00 a.m. ET) by visiting, www.runrocknroll.com/global-running-day.
  • The Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series road races are open to participants of all abilities, with distances for everyone, from 1-mile to marathon and everything in between. Whether participants are running their third marathon, first 5K or a walker who has overcome the odds, the Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series brings the best of the active lifestyle experience to all involved.
  • The Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series infuses live music and entertainment along every step of the journey to mix the Beat in Their Feet™, surrounding each participant with a community of like-minded individuals on a collective path to find fun in the moments that challenge.
Media Contacts: press@runrocknroll.com
 
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About Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series
The Rock ‘n’ Roll® Running Series is the world’s largest running series taking part in destination locations around the world every year. 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 weekend kicks 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 entertaining finish-line festival featuring some of the biggest names in music, with past performances including Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, O.A.R. Aloe Blacc, Pitbull, Flo Rida, The Band Perry, Fitz and the Tantrums, the Goo Goo Dolls and Bret Michaels. 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, the IRONMAN® Virtual Racing™ (VR™) Series, 5150™ Triathlon Series, the Rock ‘n’ Roll® Running Series, the Rock ‘n’ Roll Virtual Running™ Series, IRONKIDS®, World Triathlon Championship Series, premier running events including the Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon™ and The Sun-Herald City2Surf®, Ultra-Trail® World Tour events including Tarawera Ultra and Ultra-Trail Australia™, mountain bike races including the Absa Cape Epic®, road cycling events, 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. 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 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, Discovery and Reddit. For more information visit www.advance.com