Six-Mile Event Distance is Virtual-Only
QUANTICO, VA (April 14, 2021) – The Marine Corps Marathon Organization (MCMO) opens registration today at noon Eastern for the MCM10K event.
Entry for the popular 6.2-mile event is open to runners ages seven-and-older and costs $50 for domestic participants and $75 for international participants at www.marinemarathon.com. All participants in the virtual event will receive the official event shirt, an impressive finisher medal and a collectible bib shipped in a branded Mission Accomplished finisher box.
The 2021 MCM Weekend is currently scheduled as a virtual event with runners from across the country participating in the MCM, MCM50K or MCM10K from October 1 through November 11.
Ambitious runners may also pursue the Trifecta, a unique opportunity to register for and complete all three MCM Weekend events through a combination of virtual and possibly in-person events comprised of the MCM, MCM50K and MCM10K. The challenge will reward finishers with a stunning Bravo Zulu coin in addition to the corresponding finisher medals.
For media information please contact Jheanel Walters, Marine Corps Marathon Public Relations Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org or 703-987-3191.
About the Marine Corps Marathon:
The Marine Corps Marathon (MCM) is one of the largest marathons in the world. Recognized as “Best Marathon in the Mid Atlantic,” and the “Best Marathon for Charities,” the MCM honors honor, courage and commitment of its participants. Also known as “The People’s Marathon,” runners from all 50 states and more than 50 countries participate in the MCM, the largest marathon not to offer prize money. No federal or Marine Corps endorsement is implied. Connect with the Marine Corps Marathon on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and Flickr. #RunWithTheMarines