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 and Competitor magazine, and hosts a captive active lifestyle community across the Competitor Endurance Sports Network.
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MARCH 4, 2014rungevity Named Title Partner of Rock ‘n’ Roll St. Louis Marathon
The Quinn Family Foundation’s rungevity© program encourages participants to run for a cause; five St. Louis charities will partner with rungevity and benefit at the 2014 running event St. Louis, MO – March 4, 2014 – Competitor Group, Inc. (CGI), the leading active lifestyle sports media and event entertainment company, in partnership with The Quinn [...]
FEBRUARY 19, 2014Competitor Group Renews Transamerica Partnership
Competitor Group, Inc. (CGI), the leading active lifestyle sports media and event entertainment company, today announced a renewed partnership with the Transamerica companies to return as the 2014 title sponsor of the Transamerica Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon San Francisco on Sunday, April 6. Transamerica will also continue to serve as the official life insurance partner for the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series, Women’s Running Series and the TriRock Triathlon Series presented by REI.
FEBRUARY 19, 2014Rock ‘n’ Roll San Antonio Provides Big Boost for Local Economy
Study reveals that the 7th annual event generated over $34 million in economic impact New December date to offer cooler temperatures; Race culminates annual Grand Prix SAN ANTONIO, TX – February 13, 2014 – The 2013 Rock ‘n’ Roll San Antonio Marathon & 1/2 Marathon generated a total economic impact of over $34.4 million for [...]
JANUARY 27, 2014Competitor Group Announces Key Leadership Appointments
Josh Furlow appointed Executive Vice President of Global Events; Tim Dunne promoted to Senior Vice President; Dianne St. John named Vice President of Human Resources SAN DIEGO, CA – January 27, 2014 – Competitor Group, Inc., (CGI) the leading active lifestyle sports media and event entertainment company, today announced the following: - Josh Furlow [...]
DECEMBER 10, 2013Competitor Group Names Chairman Paul Walsh Interim CEO and George Gresham Interim CFO
SAN DIEGO – December 10, 2013 – Competitor Group, Inc., (CGI) the leading active lifestyle sports media and event entertainment company, today announced that its board of directors has named Paul F. Walsh as interim CEO and George Gresham as interim CFO while it conducts a worldwide search to find a permanent replacement for Scott [...]
DECEMBER 4, 2013Competitor Group announces return of endurance LIVE to San Diego
Dubbed “the Academy Awards of Endurance Sports” by Entertainment Tonight, the evening is a must-attend, must-see event featuring the hottest stars from running, cycling and triathlon to mainstream pop culture. The 2014 event will be held at the downtown San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina, with tickets and table reservations available at enduranceLIVE.com.
NOVEMBER 13, 2013Competitor Group Names Bill Pedigo Chief Revenue Officer
Pedigo comes to CGI after more than 8 years with AEG’s Global Partnerships division, serving as Senior Vice President of Partnership Sales, where he managed AEG’s Los Angeles based sports teams and played a lead role on a number of AEG venues.
OCTOBER 23, 2013SAUCONY® AND COMPETITOR GROUP COLLABORATE TO FURTHER INSPIRE RUNNING COMMUNITY WITH 26 STRONG™ PROJECT
52 Runners. 26 teams. One Goal: Complete Your First Marathon. Unique Training Approach Demonstrates the Power of Community in Finding One’s Strong Lexington, MA and San Diego, CA – Global performance running footwear and apparel brand Saucony® and Competitor Group, Inc. (CGI), the global active lifestyle sports media and event entertainment company, have partnered to [...]
OCTOBER 23, 2013Race IT Awarded Marine Corps Marathon Contract
The Race IT technology platform delivers an enhanced suite of customized registration and lottery capabilities, volunteer management, performance marketing tools, web hosting and design as well as state of the art race results technology for race directors and their participants.