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Participant Information: Team Competition

Entered in the race, run with your team.

Team Competition registration opens Wednesday, March 1, and will conclude on Friday, March 31. Please check back after registration opens.


  • Teams must have current membership with USA Track & Field, or the Road Runners Club of America (RRCA), or to an equivalent foreign national athletics organization. An individual membership is not required in these organizations.
  • All entrants on a team must be bonafide members of that team.
  • Both qualified and non-qualified official entrants are equally eligible for inclusion in the team competition.
  • All team members placed on a team must maintain permanent residence in the same geographic region in which the club is registered. Exceptions are full-time students or full-time active military.
  • A club cannot enter multiple teams for a particular division, e.g. Atlanta Track Club 'A' and Atlanta Track Club 'B.'
  • Only one team manager for each club.
  • Team manager will be contacted prior to the team registration deadline if the team fails to meet any of the guidelines.
  • The Boston Marathon has open and masters division team competitions.
  • Members of an open team must be 18-years of age or older.
  • All members of a masters team must be 40-years of age or older.
  • Each team member must have submitted an official individual Boston Marathon application and must have been accepted for participation.
  • An individual may only be placed on one team.
  • A team must consist of either all male or all female athletes, for men's and women's teams respectively. No mixed gender teams.
  • Women competing in the Elite Women's Start can be included on a team roster for scoring purposes.
  • Teams must have a minimum of three athletes, and a maximum of fifteen.
  • The lowest aggregate time determines the team champion.
  • Net time will be used for scoring purposes.
  • Ties between two or more teams are resolved by determining which team's third scoring member finished nearest to first place.
  • Teams finishing with fewer than three registered members will not be scored.
  • Official results will be announced upon verification.
  • Champion teams and scoring team members will receive awards.
  • There is no additional cost to enter the team competition.

E-mail the B.A.A. for any further questions.

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