Registration for the Navy-Air Force Half Marathon is open.
The 13.1 mile race, along with the† Navy 5-Miler, will take place†Sept. 14 on the Mall in Washington, D.C.† Last year's event had†1,737†half-marathon finishers and†1,540 completing the 5-miler.
Start time for the half-marathon is 7:20 a.m. for wheelchair athletes and wounded warriors.† The rest of the field will begin at† 7:25. The 5-miler will start at 8:00 and 8:05.
Officials† say the USATF-certified half-marathon and 5-mile courses will be similar to last year's routes. They will start at the Washington Monument and include East and West Potomac Parks and Rock Creek Parkway.
Runners registering before May 31 will pay $65 for active-duty and $75 for civilians for the half marathon and $30 and $35 for the 5-milers. Prices will increase closer to the date for the race up to $95 and $105 for the half marathon and $45 and $50 for the 5-miler.† Entry fees are non-refundable, however registration changes and transfers are accepted through email until 11:59:59 p.m. on Friday, August 30th, 2013.† The race will take place rain or shine.
For more information or to† register go to† www.navyairforcehalfmarathon.com.