Semper Fun Mile

The family-friendly MCM Semper Fun Mile is a virtual one-mile challenge open to children and their trusted adults. Between September 27 and November 10 (Marine Corps Birthday), registered participants will complete a one-mile run that bursts with energy and enthusiasm. Young runners, families or groups across the country and around the world can bring the spirit of the Marine Corps to sidewalks, trails or favorite local routes. All runners receive by mail the official MCM Semper Fun Mile shirt, commemorative bib and the super cool 2020 finisher medal.


Registration opens Wednesday, June 24. Registration is $20 for individual entries! Groups or families may register in one transaction at $20 per entry.

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Groups of 10 or more have the option to:

  • Have event packets shipped to one point of contact at the general price of $20 per entry; or
  • Pick up event packets in-person at the Marine Corps Base Quantico – Fowler Hall at the reduced price of $13 per entry.

For group registration, contact Veronica Gutierrez.

Once registered, runners will receive a confirmation email with additional event information.

Virtual participants are encouraged to post photos on social media using #VirtuallyUnstoppable. Share the route and showcase your virtual finish line and post-run celebration.

Healthy School Awards

Young runners who attend a DC, Maryland or Virginia elementary school are encouraged to add their school’s name to the appropriate field in the registration form. Additionally, coordinated school groups either organized by the PTA, phys ed teacher or school administrator may participate in the Healthy School Award challenge. The top five schools with the most registered student participants will be honored with the Healthy School Award that includes a monetary donation to the school's physical education department from MCM partner Sodexo. Contact Veronica Gutierrez for additional details.

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