Who We Are

Headquartered in San Diego, Calif., Competitor Group, Inc. (CGI) is the leading global media and event entertainment company dedicated to promoting the active lifestyle.

CGI owns and operates events around the world, including the Rock 'n' Roll Marathon Series and TriRock Triathlon Series.

In addition, CGI publishes Velo, Triathlete, Competitor and Women's Running magazine, and hosts a captive active lifestyle community across the Competitor Endurance Sports Network.

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JUNE 24, 2015

John Bradley Named Editor-in-Chief of VeloNews

Competitor Group, Inc. (CGI) president Josh Furlow announced today that John Bradley has been named editor-in-chief of the Velo brand, effective immediately. A media veteran with more than 20 years’ experience as an editor and journalist, Bradley assumes the reins of Velo magazine and VeloNews.com, North America’s most storied cycling publication. “John Bradley is a [...]

JUNE 1, 2015

Rock ‘n’ Roll Savannah Wins Two Best of Savannah Awards

Marathon named ‘Best Running/Walk Event’ and ‘Best Local Sports Event’ by Connect Savannah; 2015 race will celebrate five years of running the weekend of Nov. 7-8 Connect Savannah named Rock ‘n’ Roll Savannah Marathon & ½ Marathon the ‘Best Running/Walk Event and ‘Best Local Sports Event’ as part of the Best of Savannah 2015 awards. [...]

MAY 31, 2015

92-Year-Old Harriette Thompson Becomes Oldest Woman in the World to Run a Marathon

Two-time cancer survivor trained and completed the marathon despite the recent loss of her husband and battling a staph infection in her legs Harriette raised more than $90,000 for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society   At the 2015 Suja Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego Marathon & 1/2 Marathon, it was 92-year-old Harriette Thompson who stole [...]

MAY 26, 2015

Eagle Creek Targets Runners with Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series Sponsorship

Eagle Creek is proud to announce they signed a partnership agreement with the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series as Official Bag and Luggage Partner for select events across the country in 2015. The fitness market is a growing category for Eagle Creek, with the introduction of their ingenious new Pack-It Sport line. By partnering with the Rock ‘n’ [...]

APRIL 8, 2015

TriRock Philadelphia Triathlon Returns with PHLY Cup Prize Purse

Pro triathletes to compete for $25,000 prize purse offered by Philadelphia Insurance Companies   Launched in partnership with Presenting Sponsor Philadelphia Insurance Companies (PHLY), the PHLY Cup Pro Division will return to the 2015 Johnson & Johnson TriRock Philadelphia Triathlon.  Held in conjunction with the Olympic distance race on Sunday, June 28, the PHLY Cup [...]

MARCH 26, 2015

iHeartMedia to Amplify Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series

iHeartMedia and Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series announce collaboration for 2015 tour  Exclusive Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon branded station now available on the iHeartRadio digital streaming service National partnership to include race day entertainment, talent integration and more     Competitor Group, Inc. (CGI), the organizer of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series, and iHeartMedia, the [...]

MARCH 25, 2015

Competitor Group Announces New Senior Leadership

Josh Furlow named President; Wendy Godoy joins company as CAO and CFO SAN DIEGO – March 24, 2015 – Competitor Group, Inc. (CGI) today announced changes to its senior leadership team designed to continue the company’s global growth strategy, with a renewed focus on innovative consumer experiences and dedication to the organization’s core values. “Competitor [...]

MARCH 23, 2015

Toyota Hits Its Stride Becoming the Official Vehicle Sponsor of Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon and Concert Series

Multi-year agreement makes Toyota sponsor of all 22 Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Events in the US DALLAS, March 23, 2015 – Ahead of 15,000 runners hitting the pavement at the Humana Rock ’n’ Roll Dallas Half Marathon on Sunday, March 22, Toyota and Competitor Group, Inc. (CGI), the organizer of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series, announced a sponsorship agreement, making [...]

MARCH 11, 2015

Rock ‘n’ Roll Brooklyn Half Marathon Announces Date

Inaugural half-marathon set for Saturday, October 10, 2015; Race to start at Grand Army Plaza and finish in Prospect Park; Online registration opens on Monday, March 16 NEW YORK – March 11, 2015 – It’s 13.1-miles of Rock ‘n’ Roll. And runners like it. The Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series is returning to Brooklyn this [...]