Military Challenge


Join the Military Challenge and race against fellow members of the armed services at the 2015 Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach Half Marathon and 5K!

What is the Military Challenge?

It is a race-within-a-race that allows you to compete against fellow members of the armed services! Athletes competing in the Military Challenge must be either active duty or a veteran of the United States Armed Forces. If eligible, your times will be ranked against both your age group and those in the Challenge.

What Do I Win?

First, second and third place awards will be presented to the overall top male and female finishers participating in the Half Marathon and 5k Military Challenge.

In addition, we’ll announce a top 3 from each service branch, which comes with serious bragging rights.

How Can I Compete in the Military Challenge?

During the registration process, select your military branch from the drop-down menu and you will automatically be entered into the Military Challenge.

Select your service branch from:

  • Air Force
  • Army
  • Army National Guard
  • Army Reserves
  • Coast Guard
  • Marines
  • Navy

Not sure if you signed up? Email us with your full name and service branch at and we’ll check.

View The Winners!
View results
of  your fellow members who competed in the 2015 Military Challenge!