Marathon Team Updates

Do you have a family member, friend, or coworker who is interested in joining our team? If so, encourage them to fill out an application here as we have limited spots remaining and would love to welcome them to the fun!  

Weekly Newsletter from team trainer

Make sure you are signed up to receive weekly email updates from team trainer, John Furey, to keep you informed, educated and motivated for this season’s Boston Marathon training. Click here to subscribe and click here to review past newsletters. Mark your calendar, the first group training run is Saturday, June 19!

Update your TeamRaiser story!

By now, all runners should have taken the time to update their TeamRaiser fundraising page with pictures and a personal story to tell your donors why you are running the 2021 Boston Marathon with the Stepping Strong Team. If you need help, reach out to for directions and advice.

Fundraising Check-In Calls

Ali and Alexa will host fundraising check-in calls throughout the Marathon Season. While not mandatory, these are a great chance to check-in with us and make sure you feel prepared for all things Marathon and fundraising. Click here to sign up for a fundraising check-in call which will continue bi-weekly from 6/17 throughout the season.

B.A.A. Registration

The B.A.A. registration for charity runners will not be sent until the end of June / beginning of July. We will let you know when the registration is sent.

First Team Fundraising Deadline: June 30  

A friendly reminder that a minimum of $2,000 must be raised by June 30. If you have not raised $2,000 by Wednesday, June 30 the credit card we have on file will be charged for the incremental amount to meet the obligation per the runner contract. This charge will be applied to your TeamRaiser page and will not be refunded. If you have questions or need help, please email

From start to finish,

Ali, Alexa and Caroline

Reminder: Kick-Off Meeting Tuesday (5/25)

We look forward to seeing you Tuesday, May 25 to kick-off the 2021 Boston Marathon season! We hope you join us to virtually ‘meet’ your fellow teammates. RSVP NOW

Date: Tuesday, May 25

Time: 6:00 – 7:30pm

Location: Zoom (

  • Meeting ID: 823 9668 4848
  • Passcode: 485459

The Brigham Stepping Strong Marathon Team has a limited number of in-person race bibs remaining! Encourage friends or family who are interested to apply for the team and be part of the Stepping Strong family.

Email with any questions.

From start to finish,

Ali, Alexa & Caroline

Stepping Strong Marathon Team Kick-off Meeting – May 25

Join us Tuesday, May 25 to kick-off the 2021 Boston Marathon season! Virtually ‘meet’ your fellow teammates, and hear from the Reny family, team coach John Furey, and team medical contributor Dr. Cheri Blauwet. We can’t wait to see you and congratulate you for already raising an impressive $72,000 for The Gillian Reny Stepping Strong Center for Trauma Innovation at the Brigham – talk about hitting the ground running!

Date: Tuesday, May 25

Time: 6:00 – 7:30pm

Location: Zoom


From start to finish,

Ali, Alexa & Caroline

Welcome to the 2021 Brigham Stepping Strong Marathon Team!

CONGRATULATIONS! You have been accepted as a member of the 2021 Brigham Stepping Strong Marathon Team. We are thrilled to welcome you to the family and thank you for your commitment.

Runner Portal: This is your one-stop shop for all things marathon! Using the login below, runners can easily access team updates, a calendar with key program dates and training schedules, fundraising tips and tricks, instructions about receiving donations, a team roster, and much more.


Reminder: If for some reason your plans change and you are not able to participate on the team, please let us know as soon as possible. After June 1, 2021, you will be responsible for the fundraising commitment stated above.

Thank you once again for running with the 2021 Brigham Stepping Strong Marathon Team! If you have any questions, please contact us at

From start to finish,

Ali Luthman, Alexa Ramer & Caroline Duncan P.S. Make sure to ‘Like’ and Follow Stepping Strong on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter