Gadsden Rock N Run 15K/5K & 1 Mile Run

5K, 1 Mile

Event Date

Sat, Oct 4, 2014


Gadsden, AL

About This Activity

Gadsden Rock N Run 15K, 5K and 1 Mile Walk/Run hosted by Gadsden Runners Club.

Both 15K and 5K are chip timed utilizing RFID technology with disposable racing bibs. Race will be professionally chip timed by Best Times Computer Chip Tennessee, Inc.

Run through the streets of historic Gadsden while listening to Rock Music from live bands.

Great Food and More Live Music at Gadsden Amphitheatre after finish. Awards Ceremony immediately following completion of 1 Mile Run.

All Finishers of 15K will receive a Finisher's Medal.

Overall 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place Men and Women's Winners for 15K and 5K will receive prizes and 5 year age groups winners will receive awards.

Awards Also for Overall Master's, GrandMaster's and Great-GrandMaster's Divisions.

Master's Division:                   40-49

GrandMaster's Division:          50-59

Great-GrandMaster's Division: 60+

Winners of Overall and Divisions will not be eligible for Age Group Awards.

Age Groups-

Awards for 1st, 2nd and 3rd Men and Women in the following: 14 & Under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-60, 60-64, 65-69, 70+

Join a Team to support your chosen charity!!! There will be team awards for most participants, best dressed and most team spirit.

All Entries entered for Available Door Prizes but Must be Present to Win!!

T Shirts:

15K Participants:    Long sleeve tees

 5K Participants:     Short sleeve tees

1 Mile Participants: None

Race Expo:

Gadsden Cultural Arts Building-  501 Broad Street, Gadsden, AL Friday, October 3rd, 5:00-8:00pm

Come enjoy Gadsden's First Friday Celebration and stop in the Gadsden Rock n Run Expo for packet pick-up, race vendors and a pasta dinner.

Majorty of this race's proceeds support the following charities:

Juvenile Diabetes, Never Surrender (Breast Cancer) and the Gadsden YMCA.  

Gadsden Rock-n-Run is a Gadsden Runners Club and Anniston Runners Club Grand Prix Event. Discounts available for these club members. Please email your club representative for discount code.


Event details and schedule

Early Packet Pick-up: Gadsden Cultural Arts Bldg:  5:00-8:00pm

Race Expo & Pasta Dinner: Gadsden Cultural Arts: 5:00-8:00pm

Expo: free      Pasta Dinner: $8 in advance

Race Day Registration and Packet Pick-up: 6:00-6:45 AM 

Race Day Registration Price: 15K- $55    5k- $30

Gadsden RNR 15K Start Time:  7:00 AM

Gadsden RNR  5K Start Time:   7:30 AM

1 Mile Run/Walk Immediately Following 15K Finish ~9:30 AM

Awards Ceremony at Gadsden Amphitheatre ~ 10:00 AM

Parking is available at Convention Hall (next door) and at the YMCA lower parking lot (across the street.)

Please visit for all details.

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