Boston Marathon

  • Red Cross Eastern Massachusetts - Team Red Cross 2015

Thank you for your interest in Team Red Cross for the 2016 Boston Marathon!

The American Red Cross of Massachusetts is an official charity partner of the Boston Athletic Association for the 2016 Boston Marathon.


We recommend that you save this form to your computer before entering your information, and print a hard copy of your completed application form before exiting the program.

The application process for Team Red Cross opens as of Monday, September 14, 2015. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until all bibs are assigned.

For more information, please contact or 617-274-5243.

Team Red Cross brings together runners of all ages and abilities in support of the American Red Cross mission. Team Red Cross prepares runners for success in the Boston Marathon and provides a rewarding charitable-giving experience. All funds raised by Team Red Cross benefit American Red Cross programs and services throughout Massachusetts. Since 2012, Team Red Cross runners have together raised more than $880,000 in support of our life-saving mission. Team Red Cross is proud to partner with Coach Dan Fitzgerald and Heartbreak Hill Running Company to provide expert training and guidance for our runners.

The fundraising minimum requirement set by the B.A.A. for participation is $5,000. On average, funds raised by charity runners exceed $7,000 per runner. A complete list of our terms and conditions for participation is available on our Team Red Cross 2016 application form.

Qualified Entry runners who have already secured an official entry to the 120th Boston Marathon through another source are invited to participate with Team Red Cross. A minimum fundraising commitment applies, and the runner must provide his/her own official Boston Marathon race entry number. For more information, contact or 617-274-5243.