For the second year in a row, the Red Sox Foundation will host a marathon race inside Fenway Park this Friday, August 24. This year’s 26.2-mile marathon also includes a relay race option for teams of up to eight people — roughly the equivalent of a 5K for eight runners. There are still slots available for those interested in registering a relay race team by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Fenway Park Marathon is a certified 26.2-mile race consisting of 113 laps around the ballpark’s warning track. The race is an official qualifier for the Boston Marathon. Runners have a minimum fundraising requirement of $5,000 by December 15, 2018.
Proceeds benefit the Red Sox Foundation, whose charitable activities focus on improving health, educational, and recreational opportunities for children, veterans, and families.
For more information, visit https://www.redsoxfoundation.org/event/fenwayparkmarathon/.