Are you looking for a challenge? Do you want to do something big this year? Are you ready to make a difference for people living with Parkinson's? Run with us and become a Parkinson's Champion. This fall, our team will be running in New York, Washington, D.C. and Philadelphia to make life better for the 1 million Americans living with Parkinson's disease. Commit to 26.2 miles while raising funds and awareness for the Parkinson's Foundation.
The 2018 TCS New York City Marathon is one of the premiere running events in the world. This 26.2-mile marathon travels through all five boroughs of New York City and features a field of over 50,000 runners who enjoy an iconic NYC experience, starting in Staten Island before finally finishing in historic Central Park. More information.
The Marine Corps Marathon, known as 'the best marathon for beginners,' is the largest marathon in the world that doesn't offer prize money, earning its nickname, "The People's Marathon." You'll tackle 26.2 miles starting in Arlington, VA and tour downtown DC past the Lincoln Memorial, Tidal Basin, and multiple national museums to finish at the Marine Corps War Memorial. More information.
Join us in the city of brotherly love and celebrate the Philadelphia Marathon's 25th anniversary in November. Expect beautiful views through Fairmount Park and along the Schuylkill River with crowds cheering you on as you end the race speeding towards the steps of the majestic Art Museum. More information.
More Ways to Get Involved
If you aren't a runner, there are still so many ways you can get involved! Visit Parkinson.org/Get-Involved to learn more. We rely on the energy, skill and passion of people like you to make life better for people with Parkinson's and advance research toward a cure! y