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Go Liver! Cheering Section


Join us on Marathon Monday at our Go Liver! Cheering Section as the American Liver Foundation Marathon Team participates in the 2017 Boston Marathon®! Here runner's family members, patient matches, and other American Liver Foundation supporters will be cheering our runners on to the finish line!

When: Monday, April 17, 2017 begining at 10AM - we recommend getting there early as parking will be limited. Check your local listings for street closings.

Where: Directly in front of the Newton-Wellesley Hospital on Washington Street (Rte. 16) at mile 16.8 of the Marathon course. 

Parking: You will not be able to park in the parking garage at the Newton-Wellesley Hospital.  Limited street parking will be available so come early! See below:

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What to Bring:  We reccomend bringing snacks, drinks, a chair or towel to sit on, and motivation for the runners!  Check the weather for additional items you may need.  Show your love for liver by wearing you favorite orange gear!

Questions: Contact the ALF office at 617-527-5600

Directions via car: 
From 128, take Route 9 East.  Immediately after merging onto Route 9 East, take the first road bearing to the right.  Take second left under Route 9 onto Chestnut Street.  Follow Chestnut Street to Beacon Street.  Turn left onto Beacon.  Limited street parking will be available here. Walk towards the front of the hospital and look for the sea of orange!

Directions via MBTA: 
Take Green Riverside line (D Train), outbound to Woodland stop.  Walk out to Washington Street and turn left.  The Go Liver! Cheering Section is two short blocks (.2 miles) on the left.

General Directions

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