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Calling All Runners for the 2023 Boston Marathon

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Announcement
To:
Faculty and Staff, All Campuses

What's new: John Hancock has allotted 50 bibs for runners representing Tufts University in the 2023 Boston Marathon on Monday, April 17, 2023.  

 What you need to know:  

  • Fundraising is a requirement for Tufts runners.  

  • The minimum amounts are $3,000 for students and $10,000 for all others (alumni, staff, parents, and friends of Tufts).  

  • Gifts will support research at the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy.   

  • A distribution system will be used to determine which students will receive bibs, with special preference for those nearing the end of their time at Tufts.  

  • With limited space, staff, alumni, parents, and friends with high fundraising ambitions will also be given special preference to receive a slot. 

What you need to do: 

All interested runners can register here. 

 Those interested in joining the team can participate in training runs and meet other runners starting on Sunday, September 25, 2022 at 8 a.m. The team will meet in front of the Steve Tisch Sports and Fitness Center on the Medford/Somerville campus.