Registration now open for the

 2014 Rocket City Marathon!


Click here to register!


Race Limited to 3000 Runners! 


$60 - Through June
$75 - Through September
$90 - Through October


Nike tech shirt to all  participants

Finishers Hat

Finishers Medal

    Boston Qualifier   

Great Post Race Food

Chip Timing

Flat & Fast Course

Visit the race website here!



Pre Race Carbo Dinner at the Davidson Center for Space Exploration

The Space & Rocket Center


Guest Speaker- Dave McGillvray  

Boston Marathon race director, philanthropist,  motivational speaker,  accomplished athlete.   


  Regular Seating $25

Premium Seating $50 





Click here to register for the Rocket City Marathon Trainig Program! 


Would you like some help training for the Rocket City Marathon?

The Rocket City Marathon training program is composed of an 18 week schedule that is designed to guide intermediate runners to accomplish their first marathon finish or improve their current marathon time.This training program will help you to prepare for the Rocket City Marathon on Saturday, December 13, 2014 by providing motivation and coaching throughout speed work, endurance long runs, and more.  This challenging program will offer several program benefits listed below.


Program Benefits

Written training schedules

Weekly group training sessions

Weekly informational e-mail updates

Exclusive discounts to Fleet Feet Sports

Experienced coaching at all group workouts

Energy replacement drinks and water at workouts

Personalized training intensities based on speed work times

Running schedules developed by RRCA coach Christy Scott.

Education on proper form, fueling, pacing, stretching and more!

10 weeks of speed training with Dink Taylor on dates

September 2nd-November 4th


Training Program Details

-Registration opens: Sunday, May 25, 2014
-Kick off date: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 7PM
-Training start date: Saturday, August 9, 2014 at 6AM

Training location and times:
    -Tuesday night speed work sessions with Dink Taylor from September 2nd-November 4th at 6 PM from the Grissom track and surrounding areas.
     -Saturday morning long runs at 6am from Fleet Feet Sports, Rocket City Marathon course, Monte Sano, and surrounding areas.
-Price: $200
-Training Program Size: 100 participants