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2012 ING KiDS ROCK Nashville


ING KiDS ROCK Nashville


Kids Runner

Get Ready To Rock!

  • Date*: Friday, April 27, 2012
  • Time*: 5:00PM
  • Location: LP Field and surrounding area

*Subject to change

Kids can be part of the Country Music Marathon & 1/2 Marathon excitement by participating in the 11th annual ING KiDS ROCK Nashville. ING KiDS ROCK, is a non-timed, non-competitive event for children in grades K – 7! Students can become marathon finishers on race day by completing a cumulative marathon training program in the weeks leading up to the race. Students can complete the 25.2 miles with a group or on their own prior to race day when they will ROCK it with the Nashville community.

Run with your Friends

School/Team registration for Team Captains is now open. Please complete the online application as soon as possible to be listed as a team on our registration system! There is no fee to be a team, however you need a minimum of 10 registered participants by sell out to be considered an official team.


Congratulations to the top 4 teams who have the most students registered online as of 2/1/12!

Crockett Elementary Students Shoes For Each Registered Student

  • Edmondson Elmentary — Over 450
  • Crockett Elementary — Over 400
  • Julia Green — Over 300
  • Davidson Academy — Over 200

Curious how other schools are doing with their training?

Check out Davidson Academy’s DA Runners on Channel 5 News as their excitement builds before the event!

For questions regarding team registration, please contact Rachelle Berglund at rberglund@competitorgroup.com.

Registration Information

Registration is now open for our Friday, April 27 event. Please note, the entire race is close to selling out. The following grades are SOLD OUT: K, 5th, 6th and 7th grade. We can no longer accept participants in those grades. Thank you for understanding.

Participant Entry fee:

Until December 31, 2011: $25

Jan. 1 – SELL-OUT*: $30

Entry Includes: ING KiDS ROCK Training Guide, ING Kids Rockin’ Race T-shirt, official race number, color finisher’s medal, Goodie Bag, Orange Laces, Concert Admission and post-race refreshments.

*Each age group is limited in participants and will close when full.

Cancellation Policy

Entry fees are NON-REFUNDABLE and entries are NON-TRANSFERABLE. No exceptions. Once we receive and accept your entry, you will not receive a refund if you cannot participate. You may not give or sell your race number to anyone else. You also may not transfer your application to the following year or to another Kids Rock event.

Training Guide

Download the Official ING Run For Something Better Training Guide for ING KiDS ROCK. The training guide helps kids track their training. Parents, coaches and teachers use this to sign off on weekly training that will help kids reach their goal of his or her final mile. This guide is full of fun activities and great information in jump starting a healthy lifestyle!

Health & Fitness Expo

No race experience is complete without a visit to the Health & Fitness Expo the site of the Race Number and t-shirt pick up. Spend time visiting the vendors as they hand out free samples, feature new products and offer discounts valid for attendees only.

  • Dates and Times:
    Thursday, April 26th – 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
  • Friday, April 27 – 10:00am – 1:00 pm
  • Location:
    Nashville Convention Center
    601 Commerce St. Nashville, TN 37203


ING KiDS ROCK Nashville is proud to announce the Pre-Race Entertainment located near the start of the race. Hangin With Stogie, a young girls country pop band from Fredericksburg, VA is excited to ROCK Nashville students with their positive message. Named after their dog, the band started about two years ago and has been rising to success! Check out their music and learn their songs before you get to listen to them LIVE on race day!

Course Entertainment to be Announced Soon! Stay Tuned…

Race Schedule & Information

2012 Race Schedule is now posted below. Please note that this schedule could change slightly before race day.

1 5:00PM Kindergarten
2 5:15PM 1st Grade
3 5:30PM 2nd Grade – BOYS
4 5:45PM 2nd Grade – GIRLS
5 6:00PM 3rd Grade – BOYS
6 6:15PM 3rd Grade – GIRLS
7 6:30PM 4th Grade – BOYS
8 6:45PM 4th Grade – GIRLS
9 7:00PM 5th, 6th, 7th Grades

Rock their World – Volunteer!

Help a kid rock from the start to the finish! We need volunteers to help assist on race day. Each volunteer will receive a T-shirt and goodie bag along with the satisfaction of helping a child finish a marathon!

Sign up today!

Phone: (800) 311-1255

2011 Event

Congratulations to over 4,700 registered ING KiDS ROCK Nashville Participants that finished their final mile at LP Field on Friday, April 29 2011!

From the crowds cheering at the starting line to parents and teachers celebrating at the finish line, kids were congratulated with a high five from either, Olympian Ryan Hall, Troy Gentry of Montgomery Gentry or Jimmy Olander of Diamond Rio before collecting their finisher’s medal and post race goodies.

We want to thank all the parents, teachers and team captains who dedicated their time to keeping these kids active and helping them train for their final mile. We appreciate the community support and look forward to an even larger race in 2012!

2011 ING KiDS ROCK Nashville PHOTOS

Official Photos – Look up your Junior Rock Star Today!

Images from the 2011 Event

For More Information

Call 1-800-311-1255
Email cmmnashville@competitorgroup.com

Read more: http://ingkidsrock.competitor.com/event-info/nashville/#ixzz1m1PQTNvB

Event Dates.

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LP Field , Nashville, TN

Past Results.

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