Sign up before Friday and beat the Aug. 1 Navy-Air Force half-marathon price increase



Still thinking about registering for Washington, D.C.’s Navy-Air Force half-marathon on Sept. 14?

If you act before Friday, you’ll save some cash.

Registration for the half-marathon is $90 for uniformed service members and $100 for civilians. The 5-Miler is $50 and $55 respectively. Prices will increase $10 for the half and $5 for the 5-miler on Aug. 1 — Friday.

Races will start at 7 a.m. on Sept. 14 at the Washington Monument and will feature USATF-certified flat and fast courses on the National Mall.

Register at www.navyairforcehalfmarathon.com.

It’s the third year for the half-marathon and the 11th year for the 5-Miler, both organized by Morale, Welfare & Recreation at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling.



Have a bib but can’t run?

The race’s transfer program is open until Aug. 31 and has a $15 fee. From the race website:

“To submit a transfer request, have the runner you are transferring your registration to register under the ‘Transfer (Runner to Runner)‘ registration choice. When we receive the request, we will confirm with the original runner before completing the transfer.  Once the transfer is complete we will send a confirmation email to both runners.”

Payment is to be exchanged between runners.


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Check out our PT365 Run Plans 12-week half-marathon training plan. Get it here.

Sara Davidson

Sara Davidson is an ultrarunner and contributor to PT365. She's run 7 marathons and 32 ultramarathons -- including her first 100-miler. This fall she is training for the Marine Corps Marathon using our PT365 Run Plan. Reach her at sdavidson@gannett.com .