YOU can be part of the solution when it comes to concussion and CTE in combat sports. Complete the first step of the Gracie Concussion Challenge by pledging to donate your brain to help researchers develop a cure for CTE.
When you pledge to donate your brain below, you can also sign up for the Clinical Research Registry to be recruited for clinical research studies on concussions and CTE. The Concussion Legacy Foundation is proud to collaborate with the Boston University CTE Center and the Boston VA Healthcare System in the VA-BU-CLF Brain Bank, led by Dr. Ann McKee. All international pledges are welcome, read more here.
More than 5,000 people, including combat sport athletes and advocates Rose Gracie, Paulo Filho, and Renato "Babalu" Sobral, have pledged their brain to help current and future combat sport athletes. Take the pledge today and leave your legacy.
If you would like more information about brain donation before selecting whether you'd like to pledge your brain for research, read these Frequently Asked Questions.