Skywrighter Briefs: Women’s Health Matters, Marathon, Museum store

Registration open for virtual Women’s Health Matters class

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs provides a full spectrum of women’s health care services, including primary, general medical, mental health, reproductive and maternity care. Women may be eligible to use both TRICARE and VA health care when they retire.

For women transitioning from active duty to the reserve components or to civilian life, they may register with the link below for the virtual VA Women’s Health Transition Training. Learn about women-focused health services, eligibility and the VA enrollment process.

The date for the class is in the registration; students must register at to see the date for Wright-Patterson Air Force Base's class, set for July 28.

Current registration prices extended for Air Force Marathon

Due to the current environment brought on by COVID-19, current pricing to register for the Air Force Marathon will extend to June 7.

Prices for the marathon and half marathon will increase by $10 on June 8 while the cost of the 5K and 10K races will increase by $5. The price for the Fly! Fight! Win! Challenge Series, in which runners compete in the 5K, 10K and either the half marathon or marathon will increase by $20, and the Tailwind Trot 1K Kids’ Run will increase by $3.

The next price increase will be on July 20.

Active-duty, reservists and guard members may receive up to $10 off their race registration.

The Air Force Marathon, presented by Northrop Grumman, USAA and Boeing, is scheduled for Sept. 19. Check out more information about race weekend at

Air Force Museum Store re-opens for online orders

The Air Force Museum Store, located inside the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force, is once again able to accept and ship online-only orders. Orders will begin shipping on May 1. Shop at

Due to the continued temporary closure of the museum due to COVID-19, curbside pickup and pickup in store are still unavailable at this time.

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