RUN MDI with Team DetermiNation

Make your miles more meaningful by joining the American Cancer Society Team DetermiNation.

DetermiNation program will help you achieve your personal race goals and change the course of cancer forever.

With access to professional training, an unparalleled community of support, and inspiration every step of the way, the American Cancer Society will help you finish your upcoming race and together we can achieve a world free from the pain and suffering of cancer.

Join DetermiNation and you’re not just participating in an endurance event. You’re pushing yourself to help save lives from cancer. Just like hard work goes into your event training, the American Cancer Society gives our all through things like breakthrough research, a 24/7 cancer helpline, and free rides to chemo. Together, we’ll tackle every course, rally every community, and stay absolutely relentless in the fight against cancer.

Click HERE to learn more or to apply.

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Team DetermiNation amenities

Make Your miles more meaningful and join the MDI American Cancer Society DetermiNation team.

When you join the American Cancer Society DetermiNation endurance event program, you join our nationwide community of athletes and get the best localized supporttraining, and fundraising tools to help you achieve your personal victory. Every mile of training will be more meaningful and on race day you’ll have the extra motivation you need knowing you’re helping save lives from all types of cancer.

All Team Determination runners will receive:

  • Group training workouts designed to fit your lifestyle and fitness level

  • Virtual Training, including weekly workouts 

  • Go to Coach & a Mentor for support, motivation and guidance

  • Exclusive American Cancer Society DetermiNation program racing shirt 

  • DetermiNation Long Sleeve Running Gear 

  • Free online tools to make achieving your fundraising goals easy and fun

  • Recognition for fundraising success

  • The opportunity to dedicate your efforts in honor of or in memory of someone affected by cancer and receive ribbons to wear in support of them

  • Mentor support to help you on your fundraising campaign

  • Invitations to exclusive social events in and around your community

Note: Joining Team DetermiNation is ONLY an option for the MDI Marathon and Half-Marathon at this time.

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Join Team DetermiNation

Are you signing up to Run MDI and Join Team DetermiNation as a NEW registrant?

If so, click HERE to apply to run for Team DetermiNation

  • Team DetermiNation Charity Bib:

    • $500 fundraising minimum (includes complimentary race entry)

Note: If you are accepted as a team member/Team DetermiNation fundraiser you will receive complimentary race entry.

Are you already signed up to Run MDI and would like to Join Team DetermiNation?

If so, click HERE to apply to run for Team DetermiNation

  • Own Bib:

    • $250 fundraising minimum (if you are already registered for MDI)

Note: If you are accepted as a team member/Team DetermiNation fundraiser your fundraising commitment is lower as this option does not include race entry because you are already signed up.


If you ever have any questions, please don’t hesitate to reach out to Ramon Bermo. He is here to help guide you every step of the way so you can begin supporting the mission of the American Cancer Society: 212.237.3820 

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