Air Force Marathon

The Air Force Marathon is an annual endurance event scheduled for the third Saturday of September at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, Ohio. First held in 1997 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Air Force, the Air Force Marathon has grown into a 13,500 participant event with a variety of distances offered.

The 2021 event will celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Air Force Marathon and has transitioned to a virtual event where participants may choose to complete their race any day in September. Events include the marathon, half marathon, 10K, 5K, Tailwind Trot 1K Kids’ Run, two Fly! Fight! Win! Challenge Series and marathon 3-person relay.

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Blue Streak Time Trial

Blue Streak Time Trial began in 1998 and has been held annually at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, Ohio. The 10-mile course takes cyclists on a scenic route the second Tuesday of each month from April through October.

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History & Heritage Race Series

The Air Force Marathon is proud to introduce a brand new race series in 2021! While the Air Force Marathon, held annually the third Saturday in September, always features active aircraft, the History & Heritage Race Series will feature retired aircraft in order to begin to highlight all of the great aircraft that have shaped the U.S. Air Force’s air power throughout history! There will be six aircraft featured in 2021 with each aircraft revealed one at a time.

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