FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Online Registration for 34th Marine Corps Marathon Begins
This Wednesday, April 1 at Noon Eastern
What: Runners from across the country and around the world are invited to
experience the energy and excitement of the Marine Corps Marathon to be
held on Sunday, October 25, 2009. The 26.2 mile course showcases the
legendary landmarks of the nation's capital as it travels throughout
Washington, DC and Arlington, Virginia. The MCM is limited to 30,000
participants and is expected to fill up quickly. The short registration
process includes accepting a waiver, completing the form, clicking through
payment and receiving a confirmation email.
When: April 1, 2009 beginning at noon eastern.
Where: Online at www.marinemarathon.com .
Background: The $88 registration fee includes bib, mock neck participant
shirt, free virtual trainer, goodie bag, ChronoTrack timing tag with ten
split locations, race program, shuttle service, free race day parking,
on-course and post-race hospitality, and waiver of online processing
charges. Voted "Best Marathon for Families", the Marine Corps Marathon
continues a combined tradition of dedication, sportsmanship and patriotism.
The 34th Marine Corps Marathon is presented by USAA, Brooks Sports, Inc.,
and Arlington, VA.