NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The St. Jude Rock 'n' Roll Nashville Marathon & 1/2 Marathon has been rescheduled for Nov. 21, IRONMAN race officials announced on Tuesday.
“We appreciate the continued patience of our participants since our last update,” officials said in a news release. “Over the past weeks we have worked diligently with various host city partners to determine potential options and secure a new race date.
“All registered participants of the 2020 St. Jude Rock ‘n’ Roll Nashville Marathon & ½ Marathon will be receiving an email with further information. We thank our participants for their commitment and look forward to providing them with an exceptional event experience later this year as they continue to pursue their goals.”
All registered participants of the 2020 St. Jude Rock 'n' Roll Nashville Marathon & 1/2 Marathon that was scheduled to take place in April will have their registration automatically moved to the new date.
"We're happy this event was able to be rescheduled for this Fall," Scott Ramsey, President/CEO of the Nashville Sports Council said. "The St. Jude Rock 'n' Roll Nashville Marathon & 1/2 Marathon has become an annual tradition in Nashville bringing over 30,000 runners to our city and delivering over $40 million annually in economic impact.
“We're grateful for the support and cooperation of Metro, the Titans and IRONMAN for all of their hard work in securing Nov 21 and keeping this on the calendar."
More information about the marathon will be released as it becomes available.
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