Team Brookline

Team Brookline, the Town of Brookline’s official Boston Marathon team, is a committed group of adult runners who train together for the Boston Marathon while raising funds and awareness for five partner charities that play an integral role in strengthening and enriching our community: Brookline Community Mental Health Center, Brookline Education Foundation, Brookline Library Foundation, Brookline Symphony Orchestra, and Brookline Teen Center.

Interested in joining us? Applications for the 2017 Boston Marathon are now posted.

Apply Today!

Volunteer With Us

Want to get involved in the 2016 Boston Marathon while benefiting your community? Join Team Brookline as a volunteer!

Sponsor Our Team

Local business partners get maximum visibility all season and on Marathon Monday.

Donate To Our Cause

Without even lacing up your sneakers, you can support Team Brookline runners and charities.

Team Brookline, the Town of Brookline’s official Boston Marathon team, builds community through sport. We are a collaborative fundraising program established in 2012 by the Town of Brookline and managed by Brookline Community Mental Health Center.

  

Upcoming Events

August

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2017 Boston Marathon Application Posted

April

17th

121st Boston Marathon

The Boston Marathon is the world’s oldest annual marathon and ranks as one of the world’s most prestigious road racing events. The Boston Athletic Association manages this American classic, which is sponsored by John Hancock Financial Services. The Boston Marathon has distinguished itself as the […]

Latest News

Finishing Strong: Brookline Marathon Team Finds Strength in Community

On April 15, 2013, Colin Wilkins, 34, could feel his body physically breaking down. Having run no more than seven miles in his life before he started training that fall for Team Brookline, leading up to race day Wilkins started to doubt whether he could [...]

Brookline Police chief: Race route security tighter, atmosphere still loose

Security will be much tighter for the Boston Marathon in Brookline this year, but public safety officials don’t want to take away from the excitement of the race. Brookline Police Chief Daniel O’Leary spoke about preparations for the marathon at the Board of Selectmen meeting [...]