St. Jude Rock 'n' Roll marathon in Nashville rescheduled for November

The annual St. Jude Rock 'n' Roll Nashville Marathon & 1/2 Marathon will now be held the weekend before Thanksgiving. (Courtesy St. Jude Rock 'n' Roll Nashville Marathon & 1/2 Marathon)
The annual St. Jude Rock 'n' Roll Nashville Marathon & 1/2 Marathon will now be held the weekend before Thanksgiving. (Courtesy St. Jude Rock 'n' Roll Nashville Marathon & 1/2 Marathon)

The annual St. Jude Rock 'n' Roll Nashville Marathon & 1/2 Marathon will now be held the weekend before Thanksgiving. (Courtesy St. Jude Rock 'n' Roll Nashville Marathon & 1/2 Marathon)

The St. Jude Rock 'n' Roll Nashville Marathon & 1/2 Marathon has been rescheduled for Nov. 21, event organizers announced May 26. The annual race was originally scheduled for April 25-26.

All previously registered participants of the race will have their registration automatically moved to the new date, according to a news release.


"We're happy this event was able to be rescheduled for this Fall," Nashville Sports Council President Scott Ramsey said in the release. "The St. Jude Rock 'n' Roll Nashville Marathon & 1/2 Marathon has become an annual tradition in Nashville bringing over 30,000 runners to our city and delivering over $40 million annually in economic impact."

More information about the marathon will be released in the coming months at www.runrocknroll.com.