Belleau Wood 8K | Live & Virtual
- Dates: June 19, 2021
- Address: Butler Stadium, Quantico, VA
- Time: 11:00 AM
The Belleau Wood 8K commemorates the Battle of Belleau Wood by sending runners on a 4.97 mile run either virtually or through the hills, trails and trees of Marine Corps Base Quantico on June 19, 2021. Run in the spirit of the Marines whose tenacity and ferocious spirit earned battle victories and spurred the French Army to recognize Belleau Wood, as the "Bois de la Brigade de Marine" or "The Wood of the Marine Brigade." All participants receive a technical short sleeve shirt and a special edition bib. All finishers receive a commemorative medal.