2013 Bank of America Chicago Marathon - Team Special Olympics Chicago

Sunday, October 13, 2013


Thank you for your interest in running the 2013 Bank of America Chicago Marathon with Team Special Olympics Chicago!  All of our entries for the race have been allocated at this time. However, if you are already registered for the race, we would be honored to have you join us us.  We will refund your entry fee of $175 once you reach our minimum fundraising goal of $1,000.    The first step is to create a personal fundraising page.    Please read through the details below and then click the "Join Now" link at the top of this page.  

We welcome your participation on our team as we raise awareness and funds which will allow us to enhance our athlete programs. We will reward your efforts with great benefits including:

Fundraising tips and guidance!

$1000 gift card for top overall fundraiser.  Use towards travel to a destination race!  

Free tech training shirt!

Race day headquarters at the Chicago Firehouse Restaurant on home stretch of the course!
Free race day parking for our top 25 fundraisers!
Indoor race prep facilities on race morning!
Free pre-race continental breakfast!
Free post-race beverages and massage!
Free race entry! $175 value!  (This fee will be refunded to you once you reach your $1,000 fundraising minimum).

Again this year, there is no registration fee to join our running team. We do ask that all members raise a minimum of $1000 (same minimum as last three years) by October 1. You will be required to guarantee any shortage with a credit card at that time and we will issue a credit as your donations continue to come in until you reach your goal. Whether you are a veteran or beginner, we will reward your efforts and guide you every step of the way. We send out regular newsletters with fundraising and training tips and look forward to staying connected!

Just click on the above "Join Now" button to register for our team and to create your personal fundraising page.

Thank you once again for your kindness and generosity. We are truly honored to have you join our team and are looking forward to celebrating your accomplishment!