Retired U.S. Marine Cpl. William Kyle Carpenter will parachute over Arlington, VA to deliver a 7,800 square-foot American flag at the start of the Marine Corps Marathon.
Marine Corps Marathon
Marine Corps Marathon participants are preparing for a weekend of exclusive events, music, food and the 39th running of the Marine Corps Marathon.
The MCM has introduced the 2014 Marathon course and online interactive map for the 39th running of the event on Sunday, Oct. 26.
Members of the general public will now be able to volunteer for the Marin Corps Marathon four-day weekend from Thursday, Oct. 23 to Sunday, Oct. 26.
Official program to transfer marathon entry to another runner opens June 11. Details here.