NEWS | March 24, 2015

AMC seeks competitive team for 2015 Air Force Marathon

By Air Mobility Command Public Affairs

Air Mobility Command is sponsoring a competitive active-duty team to participate in the 19th annual United States Air Force Marathon held Sept. 19, 2015, at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, Ohio.

The AMC team, comprised of male and female runners and representing various age groups, will compete in either the full or half marathon. Interested Airmen should submit an Air Force Form 303 through myPers by May 1.

Those selected will compete in the MAJCOM challenge and be placed on permissive temporary duty status as authorized by AFI 36-3003, Military Leave Program. Individual travel, registration fee and lodging will be reimbursed.

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 marathon events include a hand-cranked and push-rim wheelchair division, 10K and 5K distances.

The 2015 Air Force Marathon, Half Marathon, and 10K are held Sept. 19 and the 5K race is held Sept. 18 at Wright State University.

For submission instructions please visit http://www.usafmarathon.com/raceinfo/afad.htm.

For 2015 Air Force Marathon information contact their office at 937-257-4350 or visit the website at www.usafmarathon.com.