Nearly 21,000 runners crossed the start line at today’s Marine Corps Marathon. The 26.2 mile race took participants on a journey through the streets of Arlington, Va., and Washington, D.C. culminating with a finish at the Marine Corps War Memorial.
Here’s just a small selection of the images from that day.
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// By Marine Corps News
Marines have deployed to combat zones in Iraq and Afghanistan for nearly nine years. Sending a Corps of Marines whom are both effective and experienced at fighting unseen and unknown faces of terrorism has proven [Read more...]
// By Marines Staff
Images from around the Corps Bladewinds – Marines with Company F, 2nd Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, begin a mock-raid after being placed into position by helicopter Feb. 17. The raid was completed in preparation for [Read more...]