Gray Nation Endurance

Gray Nation

Run, bike, swim, tri, obstacle, Ironman or hike to make a difference in the fight against brain tumors

Join the National Brain Tumor Society’s Grey Nation by selecting a race or endurance activity of your choice to celebrate a survivor, pay tribute to a family member or friend who battled a brain tumor, or make an overall difference in the fight against brain tumors. Fundraise and participate in your race or activity as an individual or get a team together to create a deeper impact.

WHY:

  • Celebrate a survivor
  • Pay tribute to a family member or friend
  • Honor someone fighting
  • Put meaning behind your miles and make an overall difference in the fight against brain tumors

Gray Nation“Every step I take with training & racing, I take with me my parents memories & the battle they fought for this awful disease.”

– Kelly Malzewski, 2018 Hennepin 100 Gray Nation

HOW to get involved:

Choose an Endurance Event of Your Choice:

  • Decide on your race/endurance event or activity
    If you’re participating in an officially organized race, secure your bib directly with the race.
  • Let us know you’re joining the Gray Nation
    Contact Lauren Gainor, lgainor@braintumor.org or (617) 237-1758.
  • Create an individual or team fundraising page through NBTS
    Click here to set up your Gray Nation Fundraising page and select the “Become a Fundraiser” button to get started.
  • Start fundraising and training
    Raise $500 or more to receive our Gray Nation Race shirt – Raise $5,000 or more and get our exclusive Gray Nation swag!

Charity Bibs: Apply!

  • 2019 TCS NYC Marathon – Waitlist Available
    November 3, 2019
    The National Brain Tumor society is eagerly waiting to hear if we’ve been accepted to be part of the 2019 TCS NYC Marathon charity program. If you’re interested in more information about last year’s team or being contacted for possible future TCS NYC Marathon efforts, please email Lauren Gainor, Senior Director of Community Events, at lgainor@braintumor.org.
  • 2019 Boston Marathon – Waitlist Available
    April 15, 2019
    While we have filled the spots for our 2019 Boston Marathon team, we are currently accepting applications for the waitlist or for possible future Boston Marathon opportunities. If you’re interested in learning more aboutthe National Brain Tumor Society’s Gray Nation Endurance Boston Marathon
    efforts, please fill the online application and, or email Lauren Gainor, Senior Director of Community Events, at lgainor@braintumor.org
“Progress in this fight starts with one team, one runner, and one dollar at a time. It is about a united and focused team effort to inspire hope and help with improving the lives of all those affected by brain tumors”
– Alan Snow, 2018 Boston Marathon Gray Nation Team