combined marathon and half marathon events in the world were part of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series. For more information about the Rock ‘n’ Roll Mardi Gras or to register online, please visit www.RunRocknRoll.com.
About The Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series Produced by The Competitor Group, the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon series is known for lining race routes with live bands, cheerleaders and themed water stations. The original Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon in San Diego is still recognized for its record setting inaugural event that brought 15,771 participants across the finish line. Today, the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series has spread to eleven cities nationwide, creating the first national series of marathons and half-marathons, which annually attract more than 250,000 participants. For more information, please visit www.RunRocknRoll.com.
About The Competitor Group Competitor Group, Inc., headquartered in San Diego, CA, is the leading media and event entertainment company dedicated to the endurance sports industry of running, cycling and triathlons. CGI is a portfolio company of Falconhead Capital and comprised of the following brands: Competitor Magazine, Triathlete Magazine, Inside Triathlon, VeloNews, the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series, Muddy Buddy and VeloPress. CGI owns and operates 27 national events delivering more than 250,000 professional and amateur participants in 2009. CGI publishes four magazine titles with a combined monthly circulation of approximately 800,000 and has soft launched an endurance community web presence under competitor.com. Further information about Competitor and its media properties can be found at www.competitor.com.