BUFF® to Host Epic Giveaway for Marine Corps Marathon

Seven endurance brands collaborate to send one lucky winner to Washington, DC to run the Marine Corps Marathon

(Santa Rosa, CA) July 2, 2018 – Buff, Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of BUFF®, creators of versatile performance headwear for all-season outdoor enthusiasts and athletes, is excited to announce that the Marine Corps Marathon Experience Giveaway is officially open.

BUFF® has partnered with Injinji Toesocks, HOKA ONE ONE, GU Energy Labs, KT TAPE®, NATHAN and Aftershokz to send one lucky winner (plus companion) to run the sold-out Marine Corps Marathon, taking place in Washington D.C. on October 28, 2018. The grand prize winner will receive entry into the marathon, an $800 airfare voucher plus free lodging at the Doubletree by Hilton Washington, DC during race weekend. The grand prize also includes $3,500 in gear from partnering brands. A runner-up winner will be chosen to receive a gear package valued at over $1,000.

“We are very excited to partner with a few of our favorite brands and give away an incredible prize package, while at the same time promoting one of the most respected marathons in the world,” says Kevin Walker, Marketing Manager at Buff, Inc. “As an endurance brand, nothing makes us happier than to see our customers having fun and striving to be their best on the pavement, trail or track. Facilitating those experiences is what it’s all about for us.”

The Marine Corps Marathon (MCM), also known as “The People’s Marathon,” is one of the largest marathons in the world, growing in participation every year for over four decades. Organized by the men and women of the United States Marine Corps, the MCM celebrates the honor, courage and commitment of all participants. For more information about the Marine Corps Marathon, please visit

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About BUFF®

Founded in 1991, BUFF® is the original multifunctional headwear brand, having premiered and innovated the tubular headwear category. Partnering with superior manufacturers of raw materials and incorporating state-of-the-art fabric technologies such as COOLMAX®, Polygeine®, Polartec® and 100 percent Merino wool, BUFF® has built a world-renowned lifestyle brand recognized by athletes and outdoor enthusiasts for its quality, craftsmanship, and customizable design and style options. BUFF® products are sold in more than 70 countries across the globe and top outdoor sporting retailers across the U.S. Original Buff is headquartered in Spain and its subsidiary, Buff, Inc, is located in Santa Rosa, California.

About Marine Corps Marathon Organization

The Marine Corps Marathon (MCM), known as “The People’s Marathon,” promotes physical fitness and generates community goodwill while showcasing the high standards and discipline of the United States Marine Corps. Annually ranked as one of the largest marathons in the US and the world, the MCM welcomes runners from all 50 states and more than 60 countries. The 43rd MCM, coordinated by the Marine Corps Marathon Organization (MCMO), will be held October 28, 2018 in Arlington, VA. The MCM is presented by Arlington County, Brooks, Cigna and Leidos. No federal or Marine Corps endorsement is implied. #RunWithTheMarines