The MCM was established in 1976 and is currently the fourth largest marathon in the United States and the ninth largest in the world. The race field of 30,000 is composed of runners from all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and more than 50 countries. Known as "The People's Marathon," the MCM is open to all runners ages 14 and above and is the largest marathon that does not offer prize money.
30 Cadets from the United States Military Academy will be running the marathon to raise funds for Team Red, White, and Blue. Team RWB's mission is to enrich the lives of America’s veterans by connecting them to their community through physical and social activity. Team RWB was founded in 2010 has over 65,000 members, including civilians and Veterans from Korea, Vietnam, Bosnia, Afghanistan, Iraq, and others.
To join Team RWB or for more information see: www.teamRWB.org