The Army Ten-Miler will hold a special online lottery for U.S. service members, Aug. 1-15. Service members must use a “.mil” email address when registering.
Lottery registration will be conducted at www.armytenmiler.com, and 500 registrants will be randomly selected by a computer generated drawing Aug. 16.
Registrants will be required to enter a valid credit card, but will not be charged unless selected.
Between Aug. 1 and Aug. 20, all registrants will receive an email notification stating whether or not they were selected.
The searchable database on the “Registration/Confirm” tab of the Army Ten-Miler website will be updated with the names of the runners that were selected by Aug 23.
Lottery winners who are unable to run may transfer their registration through the Army Ten-Miler Transfer Program until Aug. 30, or join a team until Sept. 6.
If you have questions, call (202) 685-4820.
The Army's 29th Annual Army Ten-Miler will be held Sunday, Oct. 20, in Washington, D.C., at the Pentagon.
Produced by the U.S. Army Military District of Washington, the race attracts 35,000 military and civilian runners from around the world.
It is the third largest 10-mile race in the world, and all proceeds benefit soldier and soldier family morale, welfare and recreation programs.
The Army Ten-Miler also features a two-day Army Ten-Miler EXPO, presented by Boeing, Oct. 18-19, at the D.C. Armory.
The EXPO has more 75 exhibitors and attracts 40,000 attendees.
Race day activities include a "world class" race with elite athletes, live music, youth activities, and the popular "Hooah Tent Zone" featuring interactive displays from around the world.