Marathon Masthead


The online application must be completed no later than October 10 but team members will be selected on a rolling basis beginning on September 8.

This is step 1 of 3. Completed applications must be submitted online. Please leave yourself enough time to complete the application in one sitting. A non-refundable $50 application fee is required.

The deadline to submit applications is Friday, October 10

Contact Information

* First name:
* Last name:
* Email:
* Street 1:
  Street 2:
* City:
* State:
* ZIP:

Fundraising Experience

* Have you ever participated in a marathon/road race charity program before?

How much money did you raise?:  
  Do you have other experience raising funds for any community organizations?
If so, please describe how you raised the funds and how much you raised.
* What will your fundraising goal be for the New England Aquarium? (minimum required is $5,000)
* Does your company have a matching gifts program?


Please answer the following questions so we can get to know you

* How did you learn about the New England Aquarium's marathon program?
* Have you had experience with the New England Aquarium or any of its programs? If yes, please describe
* Please describe why you would like to run for the New England Aquarium
* How do you see yourself being involved with the New England Aquarium after the Marathon?
* Are you involved in any other community organizations? If so, please describe your involvement.
* The New England Aquarium will be holding regular group training runs on the weekends.  Do you foresee any conflicts in attending these runs?  If so, what is the reason?
* My running level:

* Current weekly running mileage (please enter numbers only):
* Typical training pace (minutes per mile--please enter numbers only)  
  Best marathon time/location/date:
  If you have not run a marathon, what is the longest race you have completed and in what time?
* Which of the Boston Marathon's divisions would you be running in on April 20, 2015? Please note that the New England Aquarium does not discriminate based on age or disability. Gender:


* I have a blog:
  Blog address:  
* Hometown newspaper (please specify town and state)  
* My hobbies/sports/interests/community/
volunteer activities:
* A note about yourself--the best run / toughest race ever; why you run; obstacles you’ve overcome; anything unique or extraordinary about yourself:
  Is there anything else we should know about you when considering your application to join the New England Aquarium Marathon Team?