2019 Boston Marathon | Metrowest YMCA | MetroWest YMCA


Boston Marathon April 15, 2019


The MetroWest YMCA has 15 invitational entry numbers to the 123rd Boston Marathon on April 15, 2019.

We are currently not accepting additional applications for the the 2019 team. If you want to be placed on a waiting list, please email Amy at amiller@metrowestymc.org. Thank you!

If you are:

· 18 (or will be on April 15, 2019),

· able to complete the course in 6 hours and

· confident that you can beat the $7,500 minimum fundraising goal for the Y programs

Additional requirements include:

· Nonrefundable application fee of $25,

If selected you will be responsible for:

  • Boston Marathon registration fee of $365
  • $100 deposit that will be used toward your fundraising goal
  • Participation in training runs and other activities to connect you to the other MetroWest YMCA charity runners and the community on which you will have your impact
  • Participation in a mandatory team orientation on November 8, 2018

Selected runners will receive:

  • training plans, including schedules, nutritional advice and support
  • weekly group runs, injury prevention and safety training
  • fundraising guidance and tools
  • a membership to the MetroWest YMCA from selection to June 30, 2019
  • 2019 Boston Marathon singlet and opportunities to earn Y swag  

We will accept applications starting on September 10 and will select runners on an ongoing basis. 

Please contact Amy Miller at amiller@metrowestymca.org or 508.879.4420 ext. 253 with questions or for additional information.