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Annual Air Force Marathon at Wright-Patterson AFB in OH, Sept. 17th, 2022

Do not miss this year's 26th annual Air Force Marathon in Dayton, Ohio, held on September 17th, 2022. This year's event commemorates the 75th anniversary of the United States Air Force.

The weekend features many events: a marathon, a half marathon, 10k, 5k, and a Tailwind Trot 1K run. Other events include a three-person marathon relay and two Fly! Fight! Win! Challenges.

Fly! Fight! Win! Challenge is a series where participants can earn a 4th medal by competing in the 5K, 10K, and half-marathon or 5K, 10K, and marathon in one weekend.

Marathon runners launch from the starting line of the 2009 Air Force Marathon. (U.S. Air Force photo/Al Bright)

The events include a Breakfast of Champions, a Gourmet Pasta Dinner, Health, and Fitness Expo, After Party, and Virtual Races.

The United States Air Force Marathon Course includes exciting sights.

Marathon starts at the famous Huffman Prairie, passing by the oldest house on base: The Arnold House. The Halfway point is downtown Dayton, OH, for fantastic community support. Home stretch will take you along the United States Air Force Museum, the largest aviation museum in the world.

End by cruising under the wings of an aircraft at the Museum Air Park! Finally, celebrate your accomplishment at the After Party and Finish Line Festival!

For further information on the 26th annual Air Force Marathon, click the link below.

Convenient lodging is offered right at the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. The Wright-Patterson Inn offers Full and Queen size rooms with an air conditioner, a business center and shuttle service. The hotel is pet friendly. Hotel Information: Phone: 937-257-3451. Address: Wright Patterson AFB, Bldg. 825, Area A 2439 Schlatter Drive, Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio, 45433.

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