Marine Corps Half Maraton @ Camp Lejeune, Jacksonville, NC, United States on 19 September 2015

Race Info & Description

Race Information:

  • Event Name: Marine Corps Half Maraton
  • Distance (Miles): 13.1
  • Date: 19 September 2015
  • Start Time: 07:00
  • Venue: Camp Lejeune (Jacksonville)
  • Organised By: MCCS Lejeune-New River
  • Race Website: Click Here.

Race Facilities

  • Has Toilets? Yes
  • Has Changing Facilities? No
  • Has Water Stations? Yes - Multiple Water Stations
  • Has Prizes / Awards? Yes - Has Awards or Prizes

Race Description

Marines pride themselves on physical fitness and mission readiness. The Marine Corps Half Marathon tests runners’ stamina and endurance. This race also exposes runners to life aboard a Marine Corps Base as the course winds throughout Marine Corps Base, Camp Lejeune, NC. The Marine Corps Half Marathon is a certified course starting and finishing at Goettge Memorial Field House; this course is scenic and flat and lends itself to setting course records.

The Grand Prix Series offers a variety of events and unique opportunities for individuals of all backgrounds and abilities to test their physical fitness, mental preparedness, and athletic skills.

What make this series unique is that it offers runners to opportunity to:
– Compete with America’s toughest fighting force, U.S. Marines;
-Run trails actually used by Marines for training
-Get a taste of the Marine Corps lifestyle.

All races are open to the public.

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