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Challenge yourself to go the distance with ALZ Stars, an active events program to benefit the care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer's Association!

About the ALZ Stars Program

Upcoming ALZ Stars Events


ALZ Stars Program

Founded in 2010, the Alzheimer’s Association ALZ Stars® program created an opportunity for runners, cyclists, swimmers and triathletes to test their limits while pursuing progress in Alzheimer’s care, support and research locally and nationwide.  ALZ Stars go the distance in the fight against Alzheimer's disease, increasing awareness and inspiring others to take action.

As an ALZ Star, you will receive an official race jersey, fundraising support and, most importantly, join a community determined to leave its mark in the fight against Alzheimer’s.  Join us in the fight to end Alzheimer's, the best incentive to cross the finish line!

For more information about the ALZ Stars Program, contact Joanna Hatch at johatch@alz.org  or 703.766.9031.

Upcoming ALZ Stars Events

43nd annual Marine Corps Marathon
Sunday, October 28, 2018
Washington, DC

Run the race of a lifetime -- and bring us 26.2 miles closer to a cure. Sign up today for the ALZ Stars Team! Run the Marine Corps Marathon or the MCM10K.

As an official charity runner with the Alzheimer’s Association, you will receive guaranteed entry into this highly coveted race, training support, fundraising support and more! Runners accepted into the Marine Corps Marathon must commit to raising a minimum of $1,000. Your registration fee of $100 will serve as your first donation to your fundraising page and will save your spot on  the team. Your race entry fee will be covered by the Alzheimer's Association. You will still need to sign up for the Marine Corps Marathon, but you'll be able to do so at no charge to you as long as the minimum is raised.

Running the 10K? Registration fee is $75. The fundraising minimum is $500.

Questions? Contact Joanna Hatch at johatch@alz.org or 703.766.9031.


Alzheimer's Association

Our vision: A world without Alzheimer's disease®.
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.