The 2019 TCS New York City Marathon!

Run for Team GLA in the 2019 TCS New York City Marathon! In addition to raising funds and awareness to support GLA’s mission to conquer Lyme disease, runners who are selected to be part of Team GLA will receive guaranteed entry to this year’s Marathon.

The Team GLA Advantage
  • Guaranteed entry to the 2019 TCS New York City Marathon on November 3, 2019
  • Team dinner the night before marathon
  • Fundraising tips, training and support, including a personal fundraising page to help you meet your fundraising goal
  • Signature Team GLA racing kit which includes, GLA-branded t-shirt, swell bottle, earbuds, and a drawstring backpack
  • Fundraisers who raise over $5,000 will be eligible for a chance to win 2 tickets to our signature fundraising event, the 5th Annual Global Lyme Alliance NYC Gala!*

*2 tickets to the NYC Gala will go to the highest fundraiser above $5k

The application for 2019 is now closed. Thanks to all those who applied! Team GLA has a limited number of available entries. We will notify selected applicants by 4.11.19. Please email us at with any additional questions.

Check out the Team GLA experience from 2018, click here.

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Fundraising Commitment

Team GLA has a limited number of spots open. The fundraising commitment is $2,500*. Our need to raise funds is great and we are trying to maximize the efforts for our cause. People who will do their best to use this platform along with their own resources to promote GLA’s mission & raise the most funds will be taken into special consideration. Please fill out the application for your chance to take one of GLA’s coveted 2019 TCS New York City Marathon spots.

*$2,500 is the minimum fundraising commitment.

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Already have guaranteed entry to the 2019 TCS New York City Marathon?

You can still become a part of Team GLA to get race day ready and run on our behalf! Runners with an entry can register with Team GLA and receive a reduced fundraising commitment of $1,000 to run on behalf of GLA, promote our mission and receive the race day perks! Email us at for details on how to sign-up as an altruist.

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