Whether you've run 20 marathons or none at all, I will make sure that this Boston Marathon is the best race of your life. Expect to be challenged first, then empowered. Running Boston for the Red Cross connects you to the great legacy the world's preeminent aid agency supporting people in crisis around the world, here in Boston, and even on the Boston Marathon race course. Wear that singlet with pride.
Dan Fitzgerald, co-founder, Heartbreak Hill Running Company
Running for an iconic organization, the Red Cross, means a lot to me. And this medal, is for my mom, my family and my adopted country.
Ann Hirakawa, San Juan Capistrano, California
Coach Dan helped us prepare as a team, train as a team, and celebrate as a team - it made me incredibly proud.
Ian Dyar, Boston
It was my hardest marathon, my second fastest time, and I’m really, really happy.
Mike Dziama, Monroe, Michigan
Be part of a larger mission because giving back builds character.
Janet Azhadi, Vancouver
The Wellesley College scream tunnel is amazing and lives up to its reputation.
Guy Yeung, Hong Kong
Picture yourself turning onto Boylston Street and hearing the roaring crowd cheering for you, and knowing that you are running for an amazing cause.