Gadsden Rock n Run supports these local charities:

Never Surrender

American Cancer Society- Etowah County Chapter


5th Annual Gadsden Rock n Run 15K/5K

Choose Your Distance:  15K or 5K
Join us as we run over the Broad Street Bridge and back, through downtown, around a historical homes district, through the bird sanctuary and back around to the finish line.  Enjoy a moderately challenging course all while rocking to live rock music spread along both routes. Both races will wind up at the Gadsden Convention Hall for a great After-Party with more live music, hot food, plenty of random door prizes, and our award ceremony. 

The 15K and 5K races are both Chip Timed with disposable chips embedded in your bib. Race Time Management is professionally provided by Race Krewe, LLC.
Registration Entry Fees:
15K:    $40    5K:    $20        (thru Aug 28th)
           $45             $25        (Aug 29th- Sept 25th)
           $55             $30        (Sept 26th - Oct 1st) 
Guaranteed t shirt deadline is Sept 30th

ALL 15K Finishers will receive a custom medal!!

*15K Runners will receive a long sleeve soft blend tee

 *5K Runners will receive a short sleeve soft blend tee 

- if registration is received by Sept 25th deadline!

Awards will be given to Top 3 Overall Winners, Master's, Grand-master's, Great Grand-master's and in 5 year age increments for male and female. See Info for more details.

4th Annual Gadsden Rock n Run 15K/5K

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Race Schedule & Info:

Oct 6th 2017:​    Race Expo                                                     5-8pm                                   Packet Pick-up                                               5-8pm    

Oct 7th 2017:      Race Day Registration           15K:       6-6:45am

                            & Packet Pickup                     5K:   until 7:00am     

Race Start Times:    15K                  7:00AM

                                 5K:                 7:10AM  

Award Ceremony:    Immediately following completion of 15K

After Party:              8am-11am            

                                Live Music, Food, Drinks and Fun all at Gadsden

                                Convention Hall starting after 5K and continuing

                                after the awards ceremony.