Marine Corps Marathon
Nicknamed "The People's Marathon" and "Marathon of Monuments", the Marine Corps Marathon has established itself as one of the country's finest marathons. The course starts and finishes near the Marine Corps War Memorial (Iwo Jima) In Arlington, VA. It takes runners past our nations' capital city monuments. Runners enjoy views of the Pentagon, US. Captitol, Lincoln, Jefferson, Korean and Vietnam Memorials. The Marine Corps Marathon is currently the 5th largest marathon in the nation and 8th largest in the world.