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Fallen Comrades Half Marathon Information

March 24, 2019

Fallen Comrades Run, 13.1
Sunday, March 24th, 2019
13.1 Mile Run/Ruck 9:00 am
1 Mile Kids “rabbit run” at 9:20 am


Half Marathon:




Welcome to the West Point Half-Marathon – Fallen Comrades Run website! Lace up your running shoes to race with cadets, veterans, and supporters while touring a national historical site. You can view the course map and information at the bottom of this page. There is limited availability so register soon!


Fallen Comrades:  
This race is dedicated to those members of the Long Gray Line who have gone to war and paid the ultimate sacrifice.  Each mile marker will memorialize different fallen comrades from all of our nation’s wars as a tribute.  We honor them as individuals as we test ourselves on this challenging, beautiful course; we celebrate their memory as we build camaraderie through friendly competition.


Cadets: $25 online
General Entry: $65 online
Kids race: $15
Race Day Entry: $85, $45 (cadets),  $18 (kids)  
(Shirts are not guaranteed on race day!)

The half marathon run/ruck will offer:
Chip timing
Race shirt
Finisher’s MEDAL!
Post-race snacks
Cadet and age-category prizes!
Packet pickup and race finish in Michie Stadium!
Bag Check – visitors locker rooms in Michie Stadium

Competitive Categories for Awards:

Individual Half Marathon

Top 3 Male/Female: overall
Top 3 Male/Female: age group

19 and under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60+

Top 3 Male/Female: cadets

Team Half Marathon

Top 3 teams (first four score)

Half Marathon Ruck

Top 3 Male/Female: overall
Top 3 teams (first four score)

Comrades (open entry)


Race Day Guidance:
NOTE: you must allow additional time to get through security checkpoints as West Point is an active military post! In addition, if you have a drivers license from Illinois, Minnesota, Missouri, New Mexico, or  Washington you will need another form of government identification in order to access West Point due to the Real ID Act!


        7:30 : packet pick-up inside Michie Stadium
        8:00: Mills Rd closed to vehicle traffic / AWP parachute team jumps into Michie Stadium (weather dependant)
        9:00: Race start
        9:20: Kid’s race start
        1120: Awards ceremony
        1400: course closed

Parking is available in A-lot, F-lot or Buffalo Soldier Field.  
From Stony Lonesome gate: After entering the gate, continue along Stony Lonesome Rd down the hill and you’ll see signs directing you to F-lot on the right near the NE corner of the stadium. 
From Thayer Gate: Parking is available by Buffalo Soldier field on your left as you enter or you can continue on making a slight Left uphill on Mills Rd and then a left on Howze Place. Signs will direct you towards parking in F-Lot and A-lot.


We rely fully on volunteers. If you are interested in supporting, please reach out to [email protected] Thank you for your help!

The information about this race is based on information provided by the organizers or found on the official website of the event. Always check the official website for up-to-date information. If you have noticed any mistake, let us know at [email protected]
Last checked on 2019-01-10


Half Marathon

March 24, 2019 (Sunday) - 09:00
13.1 miles
Road Solo

Kids 1 Mile

March 24, 2019 (Sunday) - 09:20
1 miles
Road Solo Kids