Fitness Activities

The benefits of physical activity are manifold, including: weight loss and maintenance, heightened energy levels, improved emotional and mental health, healthier sleep patterns and reduced risk of various diseases. Below you will find some ways to engage in fitness through BWH.

BWH Stepping Strong Marathon Team

Join the 2017 BWH Boston Marathon team today to inspire hope and transform outcomes for civilians and soldiers who have suffered from traumatic injuries and events. Funds raised will benefit the Gillian Reny Stepping Strong Center for Trauma Innovation. You can discover more about the mission and vision of the Stepping Strong Center.

To learn more about running with the 2017 BWH Stepping Strong Marathon Team, contact Caroline Duncan at:


Running Partners is a casually organized club open to employees of Partners HealthCare institutions. The club’s past activities have included weekly club runs and collaborations with the MGH IHP Physical Therapy Students. View their website to view a great list of 2017 races

2017 Ras na hEireann Race

‘The race of Ireland and the United States of America’

  • Distance: 5K/3.1 miles
  • Date: March 19th, 2017
  • Time: 11AM
  • Location: Davis Square, Somerville MA