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Families Run Amuck, get muddy and have a great time

This year more than 2,000 people took part in Saturday's Run Amuck (a four-miler) and Mini Run Amuck (a two-miler). The event began in 2008, at Quantico Marine Corps base, to promote physical fitness.

Saturday - 06/14/2014, 03:27pm EDT

Tags: Run Amuck, Mark Goldman, father

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Marine Corps Marathon opens lottery to register

The race is in its 39th year running and is the third largest marathon in the U.S. This year registration is on a lottery system.

Sunday - 02/23/2014, 11:54am EST

Tags: rick nealis, lottery

Marine Corps Marathon 10K winner disqualified

The lead runner of the Marine Corps Marathon 10K race has been disqualified for running with as an illegal entry.

Thursday - 10/31/2013, 03:37pm EDT

Tags: MCM 10K, race

Marine Corps Marathon mixes patriotism, security

The nation's third-largest marathon began Sunday morning as an estimated 40,000 runners took part in the Marine Corps Marathon, which began and will end at Arlington National Cemetery, winding its way through the District over its 26.2-mile course.

Monday - 10/28/2013, 02:21am EDT

Tags: Hank Silverberg, Jamie Forzato,

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Weekend Wakeup: Marathon to close roads, Metro stations

Drivers coming into D.C. and Arlington should be prepared for widespread road closures as the Marine Corps Marathon gets underway Sunday.

Sunday - 10/27/2013, 08:12am EDT

Tags: Howard University, Weekend Wakeup, Metro, aids walk washington, U.S. 29 bridge, road race, road closures, dave dildine

Marine Corps Marathon ups security, requirements for runners

There will be changes for runners of the Marine Corps Marathon this weekend, with security in mind.

Saturday - 10/26/2013, 05:14am EDT

Tags: safety

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Marine Corps Marathon switches to lottery registration

Runners hoping to take part in the 2014 Marine Corps Marathon will enter a lottery for a shot at a race slot.

Monday - 10/14/2013, 04:39pm EDT

Tags: D.C.

Marine Corps Marathon tweaks course route

Wednesday - 08/21/2013, 08:09am EDT

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Security concerns at this year's Marine Corps Marathon

A marathon is supposed to end with smiles, maybe tears of joy and certainly exhaustion. It is not supposed to end with carnage and blood on the streets. The horror that struck Boston last week makes some of us wonder: Could it happen here, too?

Monday - 04/22/2013, 10:35am EDT

Tags: security, running, Paula Wolfson

Marine Corps Marathon website has troubles on morning of registration

One of the many error messages says engineers have been alerted to the issue and to try again in a few minutes.

Wednesday - 03/27/2013, 02:53pm EDT

Tags: website, website problems

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