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2024 Los Angeles Marathon & Charity Half Marathon Application


Thank you for your interest in running the 2024 Los Angeles Marathon / Charity Half Marathon on behalf of the National Brain Tumor Society! For both distances we are accepting applications for runners who will obtain a bib through NBTS. If you have your own bib for the marathon from another source and would like to run for NBTS, please email

NBTS is evaluating applications based on applicants who have a connection and/or passion to further the NBTS mission, the ability to meet and exceed the $650 fundraising commitment for runners obtaining a bib through NBTS, and the ability to safely train for the marathon or half marathon.

As a runner, you will receive:

  • Official race entry to the 2024 LA Marathon or Charity Half Marathon as part of the National Brain Tumor Society’s Gray Nation Endurance® Team
  • A personal fundraising page and fundraising tools
  • Communication from NBTS staff throughout your race experience 
  • Gray Nation Endurance team swag 

Application and Acceptance Process:
When you’ve completed your application, please email to confirm receipt of your application. Once received, an NBTS staff member will reach out to set up a quick call. If accepted, NBTS will notify you by email.

Please choose one:(Required)
Applicant Name(Required)
Mailing Address(Required)
Do you anticipate your mailing address will change in the next several months?(Required)
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Emergency Contact Name(Required)
I heard about the National Brain Tumor Society's Gray Nation Endurance team from:(Required)

Application Type(Required)
My "Why"(Required)
Please share your connection to brain tumors.

Are you running in:

Are you running in:
In connection with the individual you’re running on behalf of, please share their brain tumor type. If you’d prefer not to say or if it’s not known, please leave blank.

My personal fundraising goal for the National Brain Tumor Society’s Gray Nation Endurance team is: (While the fundraising commitment is $650 for runners, why not aim higher? NBTS doesn’t hold you accountable for any goal amount over the above listed fundraising commitments)
My company plans to support the National Brain Tumor Society:

We accept runners of all ability levels. The below is for NBTS to better understand how to support your training needs.
My current running level:

Facebook name:
Instagram username:
Twitter handle:
LinkedIn name:
Other (please specify):
I have a blog:
I have a blog:
If Yes, the web address is:

Race-Shirt Size:(Required)

Do you know someone who would like to also run with the National Brain Tumor Society's Gray Nation Endurance program in this race or another race? If so, please enter their name and email below:

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