Chaminade High School & Marine Corps-Law Enforcement Fund team up for the Marine Corps Marathon in Washington, DC

Reserve your spot to run in what is known around the country as the "The People's Marathon" and the best marathon for beginners, the Marine Corps Marathon, on October 27th, 2024 in Washington, DC. Run alongside some of the most iconic landmarks in the country! The route starts at Arlington National Cemetery, and you'll run past the National Mall, Capitol Hill, the Pentagon, and more, ending at the Marine Corps War Memorial all in support of an amazing cause. 

Chaminade High School honors its 56 Gold Star alumni each year who have lost their lives in service to our country. With scores of alumni currently serving our country in the six service branches and federal law enforcement agencies, Chaminade is proud to support MC-LEF and its families through this event.

Providing Veteran aid and educating the children of those who sacrificed all, the Marine Corps-Law Enforcement Foundation ( provides educational assistance to the children of fallen United States Marines, Navy Corpsmen and Federal law enforcement agents. Since their founding in 1995, MC-LEF has awarded over $92 million in scholarships and other humanitarian assistance and has supported over 4,800 children. MC-LEF also provides critically important humanitarian aid to both Marine and law enforcement families in need.

Committed runners will have access to a free online marathon training portal as well as a fundraising page and access to materials that will help you reach your goals, both on the course and in fundraising! 

You can register to run as a member of the Chaminade/MC-LEF team here.

To support a runner and make a donation please visit our donation page here.