Recognizing the winners of a competition is important. Awards are presented on the Award Stage at the Village. The Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling Commanding Officer takes the stage to congratulate and honor the best of the Navy-Air Force Half Marathon and Navy 5 Miler.

Awards will be presented to the half marathon and 5 miler male and female winners (1st, 2nd, & 3rd) in the following categories: overall, masters, and wounded warrior. First place awards in each of the timed and scored team categories will also be presented. Age group winners and 2nd & 3rd place teams must pick-up their awards at the awards tent after the race. There will be no duplication of awards.

Award Categories

Individual Awards (1st, 2nd & 3rd) for Half Marathon and 5-Mile Races:

  • Overall Male & Female
  • Masters (40+) Male & Female
  • Wounded Warrior Male & Female
  • Male & Female Age Groups:
    • Ages 10-14

    • Ages 15-19

    • Ages 20-24

    • Ages 25-29

    • Ages 30-34

    • Ages 35-39

    • Ages 40-44

    • Ages 45-49

    • Ages 50-54

    • Ages 55-59

    • Ages 60-64

    • Ages 65-69

    • Ages 70+

  • Team Awards (1st, 2nd & 3rd):

    • Military Challenge

    • Corporate Challenge

    • Open Challenge


Team Competition

Team Categories

  • Military: All members must be active duty military from the same branch of service with at least one female and any mix of age.

  • Corporate: All members must be from the same company with at least one female and any mix of age.

  • Open: Members can be any mix of age and military or civilian with at least one female.


Competition Rules:

  • Teams must have a minimum of 4 members, with a maximum of 8 members.

  • Top 4 times will be combined to determine team time and placement. At least one of those times must be a female runner.

  • Individuals cannot compete on more than one team.

  • Teams cannot compete in more than one category or more than one race.



  • Awards will be given to the first, second and third place teams in each category.

  • The first place awards in each category will be presented at the awards ceremony on race day.

  • The second and third place awards in each category can be picked up at the Awards Tent after the awards ceremony.

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