Why Rock the Creek?

Whether you are the type of runner who rolls out of bed and runs 20 miles or 20 minutes, the Rock the Creek Relay is for you! It’s different. It’s fun. It’s a team event. It’s local!  The Rock the Creek Relay is held in beautiful Rock Creek Park and the start and finish at Lake Needwood Park are shaded …

How It Works

What are you committing to?  Running a six leg relay, of a bit under 29 miles total (legs range from 4.3-5.5 miles each) over the course of about 4-5 hours.  And eating some really good food.  And listening to some really good music.  In a beautiful environment.  With some great running friends. For those of you who are relay virgins, here’s …

Production Team

Rock the Creek Relay Production Team… Joanna Graham Joanna is an ultra marathoner, multiple time American Odyssey Relay and Old Glory Relay participant. She is also the co-founder and co-race director of the Rock the Creek Relay. When she’s not answering the siren call of race directing, Joanna is an Ironman triathlete, proud military spouse, and Director of Academics at Veritas Prep. That’s …

Our Charities

Hope Connections for Cancer Support We are proud to be partnering with Hope Connections for Cancer Support, formerly The Wellness Community-DC. Hope Connections’ mission is: “To help people with cancer and their loved ones deal with the emotional and physical impact of cancer through participation in professionally facilitated programs of emotional support, education, wellness and hope.” All Hope Connections programs …

Our Sponsors

Glassman Wealth Services Glassman Wealth clients want attentive, personalized investment and wealth management services along with the resources to handle their most complex financial issues. And they don’t want to question the allegiance of their advisor. As a fee-only firm, they adhere to the fiduciary standard. It means they put your interests first. They don’t earn commissions. They don’t charge …