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Marine Corps 17.75K

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Date of Event 03.25.2023
The Marine Corps 17.75K distance commemorates the year the Marine Corps was established.
1775K Start
Upcoming Events
05.21.2023

Marine Corps Historic Half

The Marine Corps Historic Half is perfectly situated halfway between the capital of the Commonwealth in Richmond and the nation’s capital. The hugely popular Marine Corps Historic Half has made historic Fredericksburg a fashionable spring weekend getaway.

Additional Events: Semper 5iveDevil Dog Double

08.26.2023

Quantico 12k

Rise to the Challenge and #RunWithTheMarines through the grounds of the Officer Candidates School (OCS). The 7.46 mile course offers unique access to the training area for future Marine leaders.

10.29.2023

Marine Corps Marathon

Recognized for impeccable organization on an iconic course managed by the US Marines in Arlington, VA and the nation’s capital, the Marine Corps Marathon is one of the largest marathons in the US and the world. Known as ‘the best marathon for beginners,’ the MCM is the largest marathon in the world that doesn’t offer prize money, earning its nickname, “The People’s Marathon.”

Additional Events: MCM50KMCM10KMCM Kids Run

11.18.2023

Turkey Trot

Unleash a pre-emptive strike on holiday calories by running a 10K along the tree-lined roadways of Marine Corps Base Quantico.

Ends 03.19.2023

Operation Iraqi Freedom 200.3 MiLer

Operation Iraqi Freedom began on March 20, 2003. In commemoration, MCMO challenges runners, solo or as a team, to complete 200.3 miles from February 1 to March 19, finishing just before the 20th Anniversary.

News & updates

2023 mcm weekend registration

Due to the number of expected deferment re-registrations from 2020, 2021 and 2022, the Marine…

2023 team registration

Do you have a group of friends, classmates, service members or more that all run?…

2023 Semper Fidelis Challenge

Your favorite challenge is back with a few changes and a little extra motivation! Read…

About the Marine Corps Marathon Organization

The MCM is one of the largest marathons in the US and the world and stands as the largest marathon in the world that doesn’t offer prize money, earning its nickname, “The People’s Marathon.” The MCM has been voted “Best Marathon in the Mid Atlantic,” “Best Marathon for Charities” and “Best Spectator Event.” Hosted annually in the Arlington, VA and the nation’s capital, the MCM offers an experience for runners to tour the nation’s most recognizable landmarks while being supported by the men and women of the United States Marine Corps.

Register for the Historic Half

THE MARINE CORPS HISTORIC HALF IS PERFECTLY SITUATED HALFWAY BETWEEN THE CAPITAL OF THE COMMONWEALTH IN RICHMOND AND THE NATION’S CAPITAL. THE HUGELY POPULAR MARINE CORPS HISTORIC HALF HAS MADE HISTORIC FREDERICKSBURG A FASHIONABLE SPRING WEEKEND GETAWAY.