VB Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series ending after 20 years

Virginia Beach

Runners will compete for the last time in September

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — Officials announced on Friday that the Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series will be ending after two decades in Virginia Beach.

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“A decision like this never comes easy,” organizers said on Facebook. “Especially after so many great years in a special place like Virginia Beach.”

The event will take place one last time this year, on Labor Day weekend, allowing runners to take part in a one-mile run, 5k and half marathon. Registration is now open for those interested in participating.

“We are fully committed to putting on a great event in 2021 for all we celebrate this final chapter of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series,” they added.

The 5k kicks off at 7 a.m. on September 4, followed by the one-mile run at 8:15 a.m. The half-marathon begins the next day, September 5, at 6:30 a.m.

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