Quantico Tri

Splash, cycle, and beat feet in the Quantico Tri! Hosted aboard Marine Corps Base Quantico, each leg of the USAT sanctioned, sprint distance event offers a unique view of the "Crossroads of the Marine Corps."

120 Days

Until Event Day August 26th

Two Events One Awesome Weekend

The Quantico Tri features a start near Officer Candidates School, a 750 meter open water swim in the Potomac River, and a 20K (12.4 mile) cycle tour of the Marine Corps Base, founded in 1917. The Quantico Tri will conclude with a 5K run, the distance every Marine must complete annually as part of the Marine Corps physical fitness test. For those desiring only to run, the MCM offers the Quantico 12K to be hosted alongside the Quantico Tri. The run is a perfect distance at the perfect time in MCM training.

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Tri Details

Event Info

Hosted at Officer Candidates School, the Quantico Tri is an open water swim in the Potomac, with bike and run courses throughout Marine Corps Base Quantico.

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Dates and times to plan for registration and participation in the Quantico Tri

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Tried and True Event Planning

Packet Pick-up

Participants must show the E-card at Packet Pick-up either printed out or displayed on phone.

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Minutes away from Marine Corps Base Quantico and the Quantico Tri course, the Holiday Inn Quantico Center is dedicated to help make runners' stay unforgettable.

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Finishers receive a stunning medal. Award ceremonies for top finishers and age award winners will be held on event morning near the finish line.

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​It's not 100 miles. It's not 100K. The distance is totally up to the runner. The Quantico 100 presented by GEICO Military is same day or day-prior Packet Pick-up, great hospitality, once-in-a-hundred-years experience, an evening run and, perhaps best of all, a free post-run concert featuring Group Captain and the Mandrakes. Registration is open now for the Quantico 100 at just $35 with a special $18 fee for Active Duty military. T

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Blog about Bling

The presentation of medals at the finish line of the Marine Corps Marathon has been considered by runners to be the most humbling and memorable moment of the entire experience. After crossing the finish line, runners receive deserving recognition from a member of the United States Marine Corps in the shadow of the US Marine Corps War Memorial. For an awesome moment like this, only an awesome medal will do.

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