Until Event Day March 20th
This year, the event IS the destination. Virtually run the distance that reflects the year the Marine Corps was founded. Undaunted, you’ll cover 17.75K (11.03 miles) to earn the Tun Tavern medal. All registered runners also receive the proud participant shirt. Unlike previous years, Access Granted will not be an earned benefit for finishing the 17.75K in 2021.
Training Mantras to Kick Start Your New Year’s Resolutions
Instead of creating a list of things to do, we recommend creating a list of inspirational and motivational messages to not only start the new year with a positive mind, but to power you through, and ultimately, help you achieve some amazing things over the next 365 days.
MCM Reveals 2021 Event Schedule
The Marine Corps Marathon Organization (MCMO) has unveiled the 2021 event schedule. Multiple events of various distances for all levels and ages from January through November.
Operation Desert Storm 30th Anniversary Marked with Virtual 218-Miler
In honor of the 30th anniversary of Operation Desert Storm, also known as the liberation of Kuwait, the Marine Corps Marathon Organization (MCMO) will host the virtual Desert Storm 218 Miler. Runners ages 10 and up will have the opportunity to complete 218 miles—the approximate distance the Marines covered upon arrival between the main airport in Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia to the middle of Kuwait City.