Gold Star Race Program Now Accepting Applications

As we find ourselves in a season of thanksgiving and celebration, we are proud to share our gratitude for families of the fallen by opening our 2017 Gold Star Race Program application window. From now through Tuesday, December 27, we invite you to nominate a Gold Star family member (parent, spouse, child, or sibling) to run the Rock'n'Roll Seattle Marathon on Sunday, June 18, 2017, as a member of wear blue's Gold Star Race Program. Ten dedicated family members of our nation's fallen heroes … [Read more...]

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Wear Blue: New Shirt Design Released

wear blue: run to remember supporters, wear blue is excited to announce a newly designed 2016 Washington DC event specific shirt. If your race schedule includes either Army Ten-Miler or Marine Corps Marathon (or both), wear blue is proud to release the Washington DC 2016 edition of our Nike Dri-Fit shirt. Our event specific shirt utilizes wear blue's signature design, including the foot print logo. This year's design features a new line drawing of the iconic Iwo Jima Memorial. The shirt … [Read more...]

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2016 Marine Corps Marathon

The 2016 Marine Corps Marathon is just around the corner and we want you to be a part of our signature national race. Please consider running or volunteering on Sunday, October 30, 2016, to honor the service and sacrifice of the American military. Please register on our website, so that we can keep you abreast of race weekend details: http://www.wearblueruntoremember.org/marine-corps-marathon/. Volunteers: If you are in the DC area and not running the race, we invite you to volunteer on … [Read more...]

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Join Us In Honoring The Fallen This Memorial Day

It has been six-and-a-half years since my husband CPT John Hallett was killed in Afghanistan. My children, then 3-years, 1-year, and 3-weeks old, are no longer babies. We are a happy, healthy, adjusted family. But, each night, before my children go to bed, they ask to hear a Daddy story. We no longer create new Daddy stories, and, as time stretches since John was killed, it becomes harder to recall these memories. I find myself telling the familiar tales, worn and retold like an old, beloved … [Read more...]

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Join Us In Honoring The Fallen This Memorial Day

wear blue athletes and supporters, On Memorial Day, we are charged with the honor of remembering the American heroes who have died for our freedoms. This Monday, May 30, wear blue is leading running communities across the country to actively remember our fallen brothers and sisters. As you reflect on the lives of these heroes and then embark upon the steps of a run, you allow their stories to weave into your strides, becoming a part of who you are and how you live. Please take action by … [Read more...]

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