The 2022 DC Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon returns this Saturday, March 26 in Washington, D.C. The full marathon was canceled in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic and returned as a half marathon in the fall 2021.
Group 1 blue bibs will begin at 8:30 a.m. ET while Group 2 red bibs will begin at 8:55 a.m. ET. Runners have four hours to complete the half marathon.
How to watch
If you want to witness the action of the DC Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon, you’ll need to attend in person. Runners can be tracked on the Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series app available here. In addition, official results will be posted Monday morning, here.
Map of the course
The half marathon will begin at the intersection of Constitution Avenue and 14th Street NW. The course winds around George Washington University and through the city until it ends at E. Capitol St. NE, RFK Stadium/Armory Mall.
A route map is available here.
There are a ton of road closures around town and the course. An updated list of road closures is available here. Keep in mind that they start as early as 3:00 a.m. ET and some go until 3:00 p.m. ET.
Who won the last race?
The 2021 men’s half marathon was won by Moath Alkhawaldeh in 1:07:48. Christopher Bourke (1:10:54) and Yezid Orjuela (1:11:26) finished in the top three.
The 2021 Women’s Half Marathon was won by Sarah Bishop with a time of 1:20:33. She was followed by Lindsey Siska (1:21:16) and Julie Hartenbach (1:21:36) who finished second and third respectively.