Recruitment begins today, submissions will be accepted for two weeks
LOS ANGELES – November 6, 2017 – *Hyland’s, the Official Cramp Relief Sponsor of the Boston Marathon®, is happy to announce that it will field a team of outstanding teacher athletes at the 2018 race. The online application to join the team opens today and submissions will be accepted through November 20. Members of the public are encouraged to share this opportunity to run the world’s most iconic road race with the beloved educators in their community.
More teachers registered to take part in the 2018 Boston Marathon than any other single occupation. Each day, these individuals help hundreds of thousands of students across the country to accomplish amazing things. Hyland’s wants to thank them by bringing 13 classroom all-stars to one of the world’s most coveted starting lines.
“As a mission-driven company, we are very proud to be recognizing teachers and their dedication to the students they serve,” states Hyland’s Senior Brand Manager, Lisa Shapiro. “Our goal is to provide our team of teachers with a VIP experience throughout the Boston Marathon weekend. This is our way of saying thank you for all that they do.”
The 122nd running of the Boston Marathon will take place on April 16, 2018. Once selected, each team member’s unique training experience and personal journey will be documented as part of the Find Yourself, Find the Finish Line campaign. To learn more and cheer them on, follow Powered by Hyland’s on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Apply at www.hylands.com/boston-marathon/run-with-hylands-in-2018.
Hyland’s, Inc., a division of Standard Homeopathic Co., develops homeopathic medicines with the highest‐ quality natural ingredients, following the strictest standards of preparation. With its commitment to excellence for over a century, Hyland’s consistently provides quality and integrity in every product. From Hyland’s Baby Nighttime Tiny Cold Syrup to Hyland’s Calms Forté, Hyland’s cares for families at every stage of life. Consumers can trust all Hyland’s products to be natural, gentle, effective and safe for the entire family. For more information on products, visit www.hylands.com
*Claims based on traditional homeopathic practice, not accepted medical evidence. Not FDA evaluated.
ABOUT THE BOSTON ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION (B.A.A.)
Established in 1887, the Boston Athletic Association is a non-profit organization with a mission of promoting a healthy lifestyle through sports, especially running. The B.A.A.’s Boston Marathon is the world’s oldest annual marathon, and the organization manages other local events and supports comprehensive charity, youth, and year-round running programs, including high performance athletes and running club. Since 1986, the principal sponsor of the Boston Marathon has been John Hancock. The Boston Marathon is part of the Abbott World Marathon Majors, along with international marathons in Tokyo, London, Berlin, Chicago, and New York City. More than 60,000 runners will participate in B.A.A. events in 2018.