NewDominion Bank sponsors Rocktoberfest Half Marathon & 9K


CHARLOTTE, N.C. – October 17, 2017 – Run For Your Life is proud to partner with NewDominion Bank as the Title Sponsor of the Rocktoberfest Half Marathon and 9K presented by Novant Health. The races on Saturday, October 21, will hit the streets of Charlotte beginning from NewDominion Bank’s headquarters in midtown and run through the tree-lined streets of multiple east-side neighborhoods. Both the Half Marathon and 9K will end at Memorial Stadium with music, food and local sponsors.   

“One of our core values is being committed with the community,” said MaryBeth Simon, Director of Marketing at NewDominion Bank. “This is a great way for us to connect with our neighbors, motivate people to live healthy lifestyles and highlight our company as the local community bank.  We’re looking forward to an unforgettable morning.”

The bank is hosting a pre-race party for all runners and spectators at their midtown branch offering healthy snacks, a photo opportunity and giveaways. Over 1,400 individuals have registered already for this event and even more are anticipated to cheer on their family and friends as spectators.  

About Run For Your Life:

Since 1989, Run For Your Life has been a cornerstone in the running community in the Queen City. With three locations providing the newest shoes, to the latest fashions, to events that keep you safe and injury free, Run For Your Life is your source for all things running for the greater Charlotte area. Run For Your Life believes in shopping where you run, race, and train by always supporting local.

About NewDominion Bank:

NewDominion Bank is a full-service community bank headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., focused on handcrafting meaningful experiences to improve the financial health of the community in the Carolinas. With $322 million in assets as of September 30, 2017, NewDominion has locations in Charlotte and Mooresville, N.C. and a full-service website at Follow them on TwitterFacebook, Instagram, or LinkedIn.


Brian Mister, Run For Your Life, Marketing Director, 704-355-0209,

MaryBeth Simon, Director of Marketing, NewDominion Bank, 704-943-5708,