January 1st, 2021
Registration for the 25th Annual Air Force Marathon is NOW OPEN!

  • Marathon
  • Half Marathon
  • 10K
  • 5K
  • Tailwind Trot 1K Kids' Run
  • Fly! Fight! Win! Challenge Series
  • NEW! 3-Person Marathon Relay
  • Virtual Races

New Year's Resolution pricing will only be available through January 3rd. Register now and save up to $20 and secure your spot in the 2021 Air Force Marathon!
Registration Add-Ons

  • Commemorative Patch: available for free - add on the 2021 patch featuring the A-10 Thunderbolt II, B-2 Spirit, C-17 Globemaster III, and F-35 Lightning II.
  • Pro Package: includes preferred race day parking, access to the Pro Package tent with refreshments and private baggage claim, post-race recovery massage, and ticket to Gourmet Pasta Dinner.
  • Breakfast of Champions: buffet-style meal held at the Holiday Inn Dayton-Fairborn.
  • Gourmet Pasta Dinner: buffet-style meal held at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force.
  • Race Day Packet Pick-Up: limited availability for 10K, half marathon, and marathon participants.
  • In-Training Shirt: train in style with a high quality tech tee from New Balance Dayton!
  • Knit Beanie: limited edition red, white, and blue knit beanie with Air Force Marathon logo.
  • 25th Anniversary Goodr Sunglasses: custom Air Force Marathon-branded Goodr sunglasses.
  • 25th Anniversary Coffee Mug: ceramic campfire mug featuring the 25th Anniversary logo.
  • 25th Anniversary Trucker Hat: limited edition 25th Anniversary-branded BOCO hat.
  • Trucker Hat: Air Force Marathon-branded BOCO hat with the 2020 featured aircraft, HH-60G Pavehawk.
  • Challenge Coin: steel coin (made in the USA) starring the 2021 featured aircraft.
  • Gift Registration: allows an Air Force junior enlisted member to run the marathon or half marathon.
  • Green Pledge: all contributions go towards our Green Program and sustainability efforts.
  • Photo Packages: available for all participants except the Tailwind Trot 1K Kids' Run participants.
  • Finisher Medal Engraving: only available for 5K, 10K, half marathon, and marathon participants.
  • Training: Runcoach is offering a free, custom training program to help prepare you for race weekend!
HH-60G Pavehawk Trucker Hat
In-Training T-Shirt Design
Gourmet Pasta Dinner
2021 Air Force Marathon Race Weekend

Thursday, September 16th
  • Health & Fitness Expo (Day 1 of 2)

Friday, September 17th
  • Breakfast of Champions
  • Health & Fitness Expo (Day 2 of 2)
  • Tailwind Trot 1K Kids' Run
  • 5K
  • Gourmet Pasta Dinner

Saturday, September 18th
  • 10K
  • Half Marathon
  • Marathon
  • After Party
The 2021 featured aircraft are the A-10 Thunderbolt II, B-2 Spirit, C-17 Globemaster III, F-35 Lightning II which will be portrayed on the race shirts, finisher medals, and patches.
A-10 Thunderbolt II
C-17 Globemaster III
B-2 Spirit
F-35 Lightning II
The 25th Annual Air Force Marathon, presented by Northrop Grumman, USAA, and Boeing is scheduled for Saturday, September 18th, 2021. The Health & Fitness Expo is scheduled for Thursday, September 16th and Friday, September 17th. Race weekend will also feature a Breakfast of Champions and Gourmet Pasta Dinner on Friday, September 17th. Don't miss out on the Air Force Marathon After Party scheduled for Saturday, September 18th too!
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