Release No: 242-98
October 22, 1998
Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen will be the official starter for the 23rd Marine Corps Marathon, a 26-mile course starting at the Iwo Jima Memorial, Arlington, with approximately 16,000 runners, commencing at 8:20 a.m. (EST), on Sunday, Oct. 25. This event is open to the media.
Those interested in obtaining more information may call Maj. Rose Anne Sgrignoli, (703) 784-2742.