We are excited and honored to announce that Massage Therapy Foundation Team MTF—Running for Research has been invited to run in the 124th Boston Marathon on Monday, April 20, 2020.
The Boston Marathon ® is the world’s oldest annual marathon and running it is a major bucket list item for serious distance runners throughout the world. John Hancock has been the principal sponsor of the Boston Marathon for 35 years. The John Hancock Marathon Non-Profit Marathon Program provides a way for runners who might not otherwise qualify to run this marathon to participate by pledging to raise money for select non-profits.
Since 2013 the Massage Therapy Foundation has been grateful for the opportunity to participate in the charity program to bring more awareness to the benefits of massage. Fundraising for the Massage Therapy Foundation advances the knowledge and practice of massage therapy by supporting scientific research, education and community service.
The American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) is the Premier Sponsor of Team MTF—Running for Research for an eighth consecutive year.