Great medal + Amazing crowds + Terrific weekend getaway + the Marines=an Instant Running Favorite. The Marine Corps Historic Half features colonial sites, a quaint downtown and the now famous Hospital Hill.
Want to participate in MCM Weekend? Register to run "The People's Marathon" or sign up for the MCM Kids Run, MCM50K or MCM10K.
Historic Half Weekend includes the Semper 5ive, a five mile distance run.
The messiest MCM event guarantees runners will slip, slide and slosh through nearly four miles of wild obstacles, fun challenges and muddy terrain.
On Saturday, June 15 aboard Marine Corps Base Quantico, run 4.97 miles in the spirit of the Marines who earned the nickname "Devil Dogs."
Limited entries are still available through the MCM Charity Program. Runners determined to #RunWithTheMarines can scan the list of MCM Charity Partners to make a connect to a cause.
More than 70 charitable organizations hold guaranteed entries into the MCM.
Ten individuals are celebrating their birthdays as they #RunWithTheMarines at the Marine Corps 17.75K. Nine runners and one volunteer will participate in the event. Why run on your birthday?
Renowned ultramarathoner and bestselling author, Dean Karnazes, is set to run the inaugural MCM50K and will also be the featured speaker at the MCM Carbo Dining In on Oct. 26, as part of MCM Weekend.