Every October for thirty-two years, thousands have criss-crossed northern Virginia and D.C. by running in the Marine Corps Marathon. Today it’s the nation’s fourth-largest race, and the seventh-largest worldwide. Join Kojo as he explores the race’s history, and this weekend’s new course.


  • Rick Nealis Race Director, Marine Corps Marathon
  • Brandon Wilmoth National Manager, Team in Training program at the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

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