Registration is open for the 2021 Marine Corp Marathon being held on Sunday, October 31, 2021. Registrants can choose to participate virtually or in the in-person race in Arlington, VA.
The MCM welcomes runners, spectators, volunteers and the public to Arlington, VA, home of the MCM. The Health & Fitness Expo is located at the DC Armory and among the many featured events on a robust schedule including distance runs for all ages, festive parties and dining celebrations. MCM Weekend reflects Marine Corps culture, showcases acclaimed expert speakers and offers commemorative keepsakes. Some events are free. Others require advance registration and purchase of tickets.
Hosted in the nation's capital with the start and finish in Arlington, VA, the Marine Corps Marathon offers an unparalleled journey through the most recognizable landmarks in our country. Begin the run situated between the Pentagon and Arlington National Cemetery, continue through Rosslyn before journeying into the District to tour Georgetown and the National Mall on the way to 'beating the bridge.' Enter Arlington and pass the Pentagon, tour Crystal City, and finish uphill (you read that right) at the Marine Corps War Memorial.
Click here to register to participate as a runner (10K, marathon, 50K) or a volunteer.