ROCK ‘N’ ROLL RUNNING SERIES LAS VEGAS EXTENDS PARTNERSHIP WITH RESORTS WORLD LAS VEGAS BRINGING THE HEALTH & FITNESS EXPO TO THE LAS VEGAS STRIP FOR THREE MORE YEARS
LAS VEGAS (September 14, 2022) – The Rock ‘n’ Roll® Running Series Las Vegas is continuing to elevate the World’s Largest Running Party by extending its partnership with Resorts World Las Vegas as the presenting sponsor for the event’s Health & Fitness Expo through 2025. Resorts World Las Vegas first hosted the 2022 Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas Health & Fitness Expo and will continue to be the go-to spot where runners are able to pick up their race bib, explore interactive exhibitors and enjoy non-stop music and live entertainment as they get ready for race day. The 2023 Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas race weekend and expo returns on Feb. 23-26 and will have a distance for everyone including a 5K, 10K and half marathon. Participants can register today by visiting, www.stripatnight.com.
“We are thrilled to welcome back Resorts World Las Vegas as partners for the World’s Largest Running Party. The partnership with Resorts World Las Vegas brought a whole new dynamic to the event including the new expo venue in 2022,” said Nicole Christenson, Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas Race Director. “We are excited to continue to grow the event and create new weekend experiences alongside Resorts World Las Vegas for our participants and spectators.”
Resorts World Las Vegas will not only be home to the expo experience for the next three years, but also will provide guests and visitors a variety of exclusive on-property experiences during the race weekend including:
- Live streaming of half marathon on the resort’s 100,000-square-foot West Tower LED screen
- Exclusive transportation for property guests to the mid-Strip start line
- Top-notch viewing parties for spectators and race night after parties
- Special rates for accommodations at Las Vegas Hilton and Conrad Las Vegas available HERE
- Special offers on recovery treatments at Awana Spa
- Special offers on race-ready updos from Miss Behave Beauty Salon
- Discounts and deals at participating Resorts World Las Vegas dining locations
“Resorts World Las Vegas proved to be the perfect venue for the Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas Health & Fitness Expo earlier this year, offering runners a location near the race course to pick up their bibs and enjoy the variety of vendors and entertainment,” said Scott Sibella, Resorts World Las Vegas President, “We are proud to be the official home of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas Health & Fitness Expo for the next few years.”
The 2023 Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas race weekend will take place in February 2023, with the Health & Fitness Expo kicking-off the party on Thursday, February 23 at Resorts World Las Vegas. Participants will then run the 5K with an iconic finish on Fremont Street and rock out at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center on Saturday, February 25. Runners will conclude the weekend with the main event on Sunday, February 26 completing either the 10K or half marathon down The Las Vegas #StripAtNight.
To register or learn more about Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series Las Vegas, please visit www.stripatnight.com. To request media credentials or for other media-related inquiries, reach out to [email protected].
For more information on Resorts World Las Vegas, visit www.rwlasvegas.com.
About Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series
The Rock ‘n’ Roll® Running Series is the world’s largest running series taking part in destination locations around the world every year. Established in 1998, the Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series simple idea of making running fun has transformed both the U.S. and global running landscape by infusing the course with live bands, cheer teams, and entertaining water stations, creating a block-party atmosphere for participants and spectators alike. Focused on running, music and community, race weekend kicks off with a free Health & Fitness Expo showcasing the latest in running gear, sports apparel, health and nutritional information and much more. Events culminate with an Encore Entertainment experience featuring eclectic musical artists from a variety of genres. With a goal of helping participants find the Beat in Their Feet™, the Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series has also featured some of the biggest names in music, with past performances including the likes of Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, O.A.R., Aloe Blacc, Pitbull, Flo Rida, The Band Perry, Fitz and the Tantrums, the Goo Goo Dolls, Bret Michaels, Kesha, The Revivalists, Hunter Hayes, Capital Cities, and Matt Nathanson. Further information about the Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series can be found online at www.RunRocknRoll.com and follow @RunRocknRoll on all social platforms.
About The IRONMAN Group
The IRONMAN Group operates a global portfolio of events that includes the IRONMAN® Triathlon Series, the IRONMAN® 70.3® Triathlon Series, the IRONMAN® Virtual Racing™ (VR™) Series, 5150™ Triathlon Series, the Rock ‘n’ Roll® Running Series, the Rock ‘n’ Roll Virtual Running™ Series, IRONKIDS®, World Triathlon Championship Series, premier running events including the Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon™ and City2Surf®, UTMB® World Series events including Tarawera Ultra and Ultra-Trail Australia™, Epic Series™ mountain bike races including the Absa Cape Epic®, road cycling events including Haute Route®, and other multisport races. The IRONMAN Group is the largest operator of mass participation sports in the world and provides more than a million participants annually the benefits of endurance sports through the company’s vast offerings. Catering to the full athlete experience, the company portfolio also includes FulGaz® virtual cycling, the most realistic indoor riding experience connected fitness application aimed at preparing athletes for real-world events. Since the inception of the iconic IRONMAN® brand and its first event in 1978, athletes have proven that ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE® by crossing finish lines around the world. Beginning as a single race, The IRONMAN Group has grown to become a global sensation with hundreds of events across 55+ countries. The IRONMAN Group is owned by Advance, a private, family-owned business. For more information, visit www.ironman.com/about-ironman-group.
Advance is a private, family-held business that owns and invests in companies across media, entertainment, technology, communications, education and other promising growth sectors. Our mission is to build the value of our companies over the long-term by fostering growth and innovation. Advance’s portfolio includes Condé Nast, Advance Local, Stage Entertainment, The IRONMAN Group, American City Business Journals, Leaders Group, Turnitin, 1010data and Pop. Together these operating companies employ more than 17,000 people in 29 countries. Advance is also among the largest shareholders in Charter Communications, Warner Bros. Discovery and Reddit. For more information visit www.advance.com.