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Apply to Join the 2022 Marathon Team

Apply to run the 126th Boston Marathon® as part of the Mass General Marathon Team. Combine your passion for running with a commitment to raising critical funds for Mass General. Special thanks to our lead sponsor John Hancock, we are now recruiting runners for runners for the Mass General Team supporting Pediatric Cancer, Emergency Medicine, and Home Base programs.

Name of Applicant (required)

I am applying to run on the: (required)

Have you registered with the Boston Athletic Association and have a 2021 bib #? (required)

Please note you must be 18 years of age by race day to participate.

Home Address (required)


The B.A.A. has announced that all 2022 Boston Marathon® participants will need to be vaccinated in order to participate in the 126th Boston Marathon to be held on April 18, 2022. Do you agree to provide proof of your vaccination status to Mass General and the Boston Athletic Association? (required)

You can read the B.A.A.'s full press release here.*

Are you a Mass General Employee? (required)

Please explain in detail why you want to run for Massachusetts General Hospital: (Please mention any affiliations or personal experiences you might have at MGH) (required)

Please write at least 100 words.

Have you ever run on a Mass General team before? (required)

Do you know anyone else that is applying or currently on the Mass General Marathon Team? (required)

Tell us about your fundraising plan and how you will meet your fundraising goal. Additionally, please tell us what separates you from other fundraisers. Preference will be given to those with a comprehensive plan. (i.e., Donations from coworkers: $500; Proceeds from bake sale fundraiser: $300; Matching gift from employer: $1,000) (required)

Please write at least 100 words.

Will you organize a fundraising event or events to supplement your outreach efforts? If yes, please describe your event idea or plan in detail. (required)

Social media is an important part of the success of peer to peer fundraising. Which forms of social media platforms are you on? Check All That Apply. (required)

Is there anything else you would like to share with us (details about work, school, family, etc.) regarding how you will represent the 2022 Mass General Marathon Team?

How did you hear about the Mass General Marathon Team? (Check all that apply)