CONGRATULATIONS Athletes vs Epilepsy
2018 TCS New York City Marathon Team!

Congratulations to our Athletes vs Epilepsy TCS New York City Marathon Team!  

Congratulations and Thank You to our 2018 Athletes vs Epilepsy New York City Marathon team!  It was a beautiful day for a run around the city of New York!  We are proud of you for your our efforts to raise funds and awareness for the Epilepsy Foundation and the 3.4 million people in the United States living with the challenges of epilepsy.  

You can help support the runners and their efforts by making a donation to on their individual fundraising page or to the event as a whole!


Athletes vs. Epilepsy is excited to partner with the Epilepsy Foundation Metropolitan New York for the 2018 TCS New York City Marathon, one of the premiere running events in the nation.  The TCS New York City Marathon is the world's greatest road race. As the professional athletes and nearly 800,000 past participants will attest, crossing the finish line in Central Park is one of the true thrills of a lifetime.

Athletes vs Epilepsy have joined together to raise funds to help stop seizures and find cures for epilepsy.  Their efforts will raise awareness in support of the 3.4 million people in the United States who have epilepsy.  

Each Athlete vs Epilepsy will received:
  • Entry and registration fees paid for by Athletes vs Epilepsy (an $870 value!)
  • Personalized Athletes vs Epilepsy online Fundraising Page to tell the story of why you are running.
  • Your choice of an Athletes vs Epilepsy Performance racing t-shirt or singlet
  • Online NYRR training program ($39.99 value - Deadline February 26th to receive this perk!)
  • Fundraising tips and motivational e-newsletters
  • Invitation to the race weekend activities including the Athletes vs Epilepsy pre-race dinner!
  • Fundraising awards and recognition!

Each team member committed to a fundraising minimum requirement of $3,250 and to complete their efforts by December 4, 2018.  

Athletes vs. Epilepsy is a nationwide program for athletes of all ages and levels, coaches, volunteers and fans.  The goal is to raise awareness, build participation, and help fund the Epilepsy Foundation’s mission to lead the fight to overcome the challenges of living with epilepsy and to accelerate therapies to stop seizures, find cures, and save lives. The initiative helps to bring epilepsy awareness to all sports through participation by athletes of all ages and skill levels as well as their supportive friends, family, and fans.

The Epilepsy Foundation is dedicated to ensuring that people with epilepsy can experience all that life has to offer. Athletes vs. Epilepsy affirms this positive message and embodies it through action and the belief that anyone, regardless of athletic talent, can help to fundraise and raise awareness.

Interested in becoming a member of the Athletes vs Epilepsy team to help raise awareness and funds for the 3.4 million people in the United States living with epilepsy and make a difference in your own life?  Register today for one of our many events or donate to the cause. Stay tuned in to Athletes vs Epilepsy for upcoming endurance event options for 2019! YOU can make a difference in your life and in the lives of others. Visit for more information and opportunities to get involved.


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