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Charity Sponsor Spotlight: The ALS Association - DC/MD/VA Chapter

Serving those with ALS and their families throughout Washington D.C., Maryland and Virginia

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Charity Sponsor Spotlight: World Wildlife Fund

Working to make the world a safe place for all life on our planet

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MCM Psyching Team Tips

Thriving Despite The Loss Of An In-Person Marine Corps Marathon

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Charity Sponsor Spotlight: Operation Gratitude

Saying "Thank You" to all who serve.

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Charity Sponsor Spotlight: ​Nuru International

To date, Nuru has helped more than 140,000 people begin to chart a path out of poverty for good in Kenya, Ethiopia, and Nigeria.

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Charity Sponsor Spotlight: ​RUN FOR AUTISM

RUN FOR AUTISM is Organization for Autism Research’s signature fundraising program. Whether you walk your local 5K, or compete in a full marathon, you can dedicate your miles to life changing autism research.

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Charity Sponsor Spotlight: No Kid Hungry

When you run for No Kid Hungry, you’re helping ensure America’s children have the food they need to reach their full potential.

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2021 MCM Weekend Officially Canceled Due to Safety Precautions

MCM, MCM50K, MCM10K Now Virtual-Only Events

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Video: Watch How Service Dogs Change Veterans' Lives

In honor of Service Dog Awareness month this September, our MCM partners at Purina Dog Chow are proud to launch the fourth annual Service Dog Salute campaign. Crafted in the USA, Dog Chow has proudly supported the military since the brand was founded in 1926, and their military commitment continues today.

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Beating The Heat: Staying Cool and Staying Motivated Through the Summer

It’s August (AUGUST!) and that means a few things: we’re into the double-digit countdown to MCM. So how do you stay motivated when the the training is just getting more difficult, and how do you run through these scorching hot days? Let’s take a minute to review some tips that can help take the edge off and keep your eyes on the finish line.

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​Why I’m Excited for Virtual MCM 2021

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​Announcing Live MCM Weekend for 2021

The Marine Corps Marathon Organization (MCMO) is excited to announce that the 2021 Marine Corps Marathon (MCM) Weekend will be held live and in-person this October 29 – 31 in Arlington, Virginia and the nation’s capital!

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Five Tips for Crossing the Finish Line without a Running Injury

The trick to preventing injuries while achieving your goals is all in the preparation and building of healthy habits before race day. Whether you’re running in a 5K, mud run, half or full marathon, following these five tips will keep you healthy and help you reach your goals.

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​Meet Marine Corps Historic Half Iron Milers: The Muhlhausers

The Marine Corps Historic Half is one of the couple’s all-time favorite events, but last year's virtual run was difficult for both. In a funk due to the coronavirus pandemic and subsequent lockdown, she cited overeating and lack of motivation to do much of anything, including training. But the Pennsylvania residents rose to the challenge with Beth finishing in 3:12:15 and Rob in 3:22:59.

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​Meet Marine Corps Historic Half Iron Miler Lawrence Taber

For Taber, this and every other #RunWithTheMarines means that no matter how tired he’s feeling, how miserable the weather may be, or whatever else is trying to bring his spirits down, he knows he’s not alone. “I've got the Marines and everyone else who's out there on the course with me all the way. It also means that I've got their backs as well.”

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