Featured Events

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That’s why Hope For The Warriors means so much to me and my husband. It not only made it possible for me to study art, it gave me a safe place to share my experience with others going through something similar. It even helped me understand what my husband and I need to care for ourselves and each other.

—Military Caregiver Sarah Dale

Tobacco Road Marathon
Mar 19 @ 7:00 am – 3:00 pm

The Allscripts Tobacco Road Full Marathon features over 20 miles of the American Tobacco Trail (ATT). The rest of the course is flat and fast with a downhill finish. Up to 20 percent (in 2017; 15 percent in 2021) of our runners qualify for the legendary Boston Marathon! Less experienced runners benefit too as the fast, flat, energy-absorbing course and ideal temperatures averaging in the 40s and 50s Fahrenheit make it a great venue for your next personal record.

Pittsburgh Marathon @ 7th Avenue and Smithfield Street, Pittsburgh PA
May 6 – May 7 all-day

One of the best handcycle and recumbent courses on the East Coast, Hope For the Warriors will invite 8-10 service member/ Veterans runners, and adaptive athletes to participate. Athletes can select their distances as Pittsburgh offers marathon, half marathon and 5k during this weekend. Start time for both days is 7am.

Rock & Roll Marathon @ Sixth Ave & Quince St at Balboa Park
Jun 4 @ 6:45 am

From the start line next to Balboa Park to the finish line in Downtown, you’ll race through some of the most iconic neighborhoods in San Diego. Distances for runners to select are marathon half marathon and 5k

Air Force Marathon @ National Museum of the U.S. Air Force, Dayton OH
Sep 16 @ 6:00 am – 3:00 pm

The AF Marathon takes athletes from the National Museum of the Air Force through Dayton. Hope will provide athletes with their registrations, travel support, and swag for this event.

Rock & Roll Marathon Clearwater @ S. Gulf View Blvd, Clearwater FL
Oct 7 – Oct 8 all-day

Different distances are available for athletes to select – half marathon and 5k.

Marine Corps Marathon @ Route 110 (all lanes) halfway between the Pentagon and Arlington Memorial Drive
Oct 29 @ 6:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Marine Corps Marathon is an annual marathon held in Washington, D.C. and Arlington, Virginia. The mission of the MCM is to promote physical fitness, generate community goodwill, and showcase the organizational skills of the United States Marine Corps.

Rock & Roll Marathon San Antonio @ N. Flores St. San Antonio, TX
Dec 2 – Dec 3 all-day

Rock ‘n’ Roll San Antonio takes you past the city’s most iconic landmarks, including the Tower of Americas, River Walk, Torch of Friendship and much more. You’ll also run through the city’s most vibrant and spirited neighborhoods, giving runners an experience like no other race in the city can.