Team Benefits & Requirements

The Team Brookline application for the April 18, 2022 Boston Marathon is now live! Click here to apply today.

No Brookline residency required, just a commitment to our cause!

Team Benefits

Training with a supportive group of runners combined with our hands-on approach creates a memorable experience for each runner.

Team Brookline members receive:

  • A bib number to race in the 126th Boston Marathon
  • Season-long instruction from a dedicated coach
  • Camaraderie of training with a committed team
  • Individualized fundraising support
  • Team Brookline running gear

Team Requirements

Requirements for “Invitational Entry” runners (these runners do not have to meet the time requirements set by the B.A.A. and receive their bib from Team Brookline):

  • Personal fundraising commitment ($7,500 or more) to be completed by April 25, 2022
  • Non-refundable deposit of $100 upon your acceptance to your team — this will be counted toward your fundraising
  • B.A.A. fees coverage (October 2021 fees were $370 entry fee and $25 COVID-19 precautions fee; April 2022 fees will be updated soon)
  • 18 years of age or older by April 18, 2022
  • Ability to run a marathon in less than six hours

Requirements for “Own Entry” runners (these runners have received a bib number from another source):

  • Personal fundraising commitment ($2,500 or more) to be completed by April 25, 2022
  • Non-refundable deposit of $100 upon your acceptance to your team — this will be counted toward your fundraising
  • B.A.A. fees coverage (October 2021 fees were $370 entry fee and $25 COVID-19 precautions fee; April 2022 fees will be updated soon)
  • 18 years of age or older by April 18, 2022
  • Ability to run a marathon in less than six hours