Rock ‘n’ Roll Dallas Half Marathon is held in Dallas, Texas, USA since 2010. The race will benefit the Susan G. Komen Marathon for the Cure program, which raises money for the fight against breast cancer in races across the country. A fast course and lively bands keep the runners rocking in Dallas. This 13.1 mile block party takes runners through quintessential landmarks of the city. The events include half marathon, 2 Person Half Marathon Relay and kids races.
The race is a “qualifier” for the Boston Marathon. In 2012 more than 14,500 entrants made up the largest field in the three year history of the event.
Event TypeHalf Marathon
The entry fees is time bound and varies from $85 to $150 for the half marathon and from $130 to $175 for the 2 Person Half Marathon Relay depending on the date and month of registration. To participate in Rock ‘n’ Roll Dallas Half Marathon you can register in the official website.
Online Registration Closes: Sunday March 15, 2015 at 11:59pm PST. There is NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION.
Course / Route Map
The half marathon course is as action-packed and scenic as they come – perfect for runners and walkers of all ability levels. The race starts at American Airlines Center @ N. Houston Street and American Airlines Center @ Olive St..
Spirited cheer squads will be lining the scenic course highlighting host cities famous sites. Live bands will be performing a variety of music from alternative, classic and punk rock to blues, jazz and soul along each mile of the race course. No coaches, handcycles, bikes, in-line skates, skateboards, baby joggers or dogs will be allowed on the course.
Race Profile / Elevation Map
The half marathon course is as flat and festive as it comes – perfect for runners and walkers of all ability levels.
Time Limits & Cutoffs
- The time limit for the half marathon is 4 hours.
- State of the art ChronoTrack systems will be used to record participants’ times.
Men: Westly Keating (USA) 01:03:30 (2010)
Women: Melissa Todd (USA) 1:16:46 (2010)
Prize Money & Awards
Age group awards will be presented 3-deep in all divisions for male and female categories.
T-Shirts, Medals, Certificates
- All the finishers will be given Official Finisher Certificates, Finishers Medal and Swag Bag.
- Brooks Technical Participant Shirt for all the runners.
Water Stops & Refreshments
- There are themed water stations at every mile.
- Water, Sports Drink & Sport Gel are available along the course.
- Refreshments and water are available at the start and finish lines.
Expected Race Day Weather
The temperature typically varies from 53°F to 69°F and is rarely below 42°F or above 81°F.