Who can register for Tough Ruck events?

Registration is open to all Civilians, Active Military, Veterans, and First Responders. Generally registration is open to all ages, however for the 26.2 Mile Tough Ruck registration is restricted to ages 18 and older. 

Is Tough Ruck a registered Non Profit?

Military Friends Foundation is the official charity of Tough Ruck Nation.  The non-profit ID for Military Friends Foundation is 37-1462599. Military Friends Foundation is the d/b/a for Friends of the National Guard and Reserve Families, Inc.  


Can I use the Tough Ruck Logo for fundraising? Can I/my team have shirts, hats, or other swag made with the Tough Ruck Logo? 

Tough Ruck is trademarked. Requests to use the Tough Ruck name and/or Logo must be received in writing at Info@ToughRuck.org and you must receive written approval prior to the use of our name and/or logo for any fundraiser and/or on any marketing materials including t-shirts, coins, hats, etc. Any use of the Tough Ruck Logo or Name without written approval prior to use may be considered a trade mark violation. 

Can I make a donation in the form of a check?

Yes. Please make checks payable to: Military Friends Foundation.

Checks should be mailed to: 

 Tough Ruck

 212 Humphrey Street

 Swampscott, MA 01907

My employer offers a Matching Gift program, Can I submit my donation for a Matching Gift?

Yes, Donations to Tough Ruck can be submitted for a Corporate Matching Gift. Please note: We are unable to credit any funds until they are received, many Corporate Matching programs only send matching donations once every quarter. Matching donations will not be counted towards the fundraising minimum if they are not received by the deadline. 

My address has changed since I registered, what do I need to do to make sure I receive my package?

Tough Ruck must be notified in writing at Info@ToughRuck.org as soon as possible and prior to the mailing date to ensure you receive your package.