NEWS | Feb. 20, 2013

AMC seeks 2013 Air Force Marathon participants

By Scott Black Air Mobility Command Headquarters - A1

The 17th annual United States Air Force Marathon will be held Sept. 21, 2013, at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, Ohio.

Air Mobility Command will again sponsor an active-duty team comprised of both male and female runners representing various age groups who compete in the full marathon.

Team members will be selected based upon submitted AF Form 303. The completed forms should be submitted through your base Fitness Center by May 1, 2013. Those selected will be notified by AMC Headquarters/A1 and placed on Permissive TDY for the marathon.

In addition to the official AMC competitive team, all others interested in competing in the Air Force Marathon are encouraged to do so at their own expense. Other events include a wheelchair division of the marathon (consisting of hand-cranked and push-rim divisions), half marathon, 10K and 5K. The USAF Marathon, Half Marathon, and 10K will be held Sept. 21, 2013 and the 5K race is scheduled for Sept. 20, 2013. at Wright State University.

Visit the USAF Marathon website atwww.usafmarathon.com or your base Fitness Center for additional information.