Boston Marathon Official Charity


Applications are currently no longer being accepted. Thank you to everyone who has applied.


The MetroWest YMCA has 15 invitational entry numbers to the 122nd Boston Marathon on April 16, 2018.

If you are:

  • 18 (or will be on April 16, 2018),

  • able to complete the course in 6 hours, and

  • confident that you can meet and beat the $5,000 fundraising goal for the Y programs,


Additional requirements include:

  • Non refundable application fee of $25

  • If selected:

    • responsible for Boston Marathon registration fee of $360

    • $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 in which you will have your impact


Important dates:

​The selection process is ongoing. All runners will be selected and notified by November 10, 2017
Marathon team orientation on November 15, 2017
Run the Boston Marathon on April 16, 2018
If your application is selected, you will be contacted for an interview.



Also, if you have qualified, you can still run for and fundraise for the Y.

Please contact Amy Miller at or 508.879.4420 ext. 53. Thank you!


Application Link

Pay $25 Fee Link