Every participant in the Historic Half and Semper 5ive will be shadowed by paparazzi taking in-action images throughout the course and at the finish. This service is nothing new, as runners have come to expect a personal library of images popping up on the MarathonFoto website within hours of the event. What is new in 2016 is that every image of every runner from every location is FREE. Runners may download the images for printing or social sharing. Consult this photo locator version of the Historic Half map to know where to look picture perfect along the 13.1 mile run.
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In 2024, runners can now register for all five event weekends at one time with the 2024 Distinguished Participant bundle. Take on the Marine Corps 17.75K, Marine Corps Historic Half, Quantico 12K, one of the MCM Weekend events (MCM10K, MCM or MCM50K) and the Turkey Trot and earn a special medal! The Distinguished Participant bundle […]
In 2024, the Semper Fidelis Challenge will once again encapsulate the Marine Corps Marathon Organization’s three premiere events and bring them together in an exciting new way. The Semper Fidelis Challenge will now be available as a bundle! This bundle will go on sale November 17 for Active and Reservist military and November 18 for […]
On Sunday, October 29, 2023, Marine Corps Marathon Weekend runners were faced with unseasonably warmer conditions leading to a rapid increase in medical support. During the event, it was advised by our local Emergency Medical Service partners and the MCMO medical team to implement two gauntlets earlier than planned for the health and safety of […]