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Why We Run

What would motivate you to train in the snow, sleet and freezing cold to run 26.2 miles? Watch these videos to hear the amazing stories that inspired our Mass General Marathon Team members to run the 2017 Boston Marathon.

Marathon Team Crosses Finish Line

Runners were celebrated by family, friends, patients and staff at Mile 20. Please enjoy these photos and relive the smiles, tears and love that made the day one to remember.

Our Partners

Mass General is proud to partner with John Hancock Financial Services as it prepares for the 2017 Boston Marathon© with the funds raised benefiting pediatric cancer care and emergency preparedness programs at Mass General.

The Emergency Response Team

Following the tragedy of the marathon bombings, Mass General received 40 bib numbers to create an Emergency Response Marathon Team. With the partnership of John Hancock, this group will continue to raise funds to provide critical support for emergency care, disaster relief and disaster preparedness training at Mass General that benefits victims worldwide.

Frequently Asked Questions

Answers to questions about running the Boston Marathon© with the Mass General Team:

  • Submitting offline donations
  • Gift matching
  • Becoming a team captain