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About

Half Marathon Team PicTeam Cure It is a group of passionate, giving and hard working runners committed to the kids in our community who are fighting for their lives. We come together so that all fighters, survivors and siblings affected by childhood cancer are given the chance to play, thrive and live their lives to the fullest.

Team Cure It is always looking for new team members and races to participate in. We currently have large teams participating in the following races:

  • Bank of America Chicago Marathon
  • Shamrock Shuffle 8k
  • Chicago Spring Half Marathon & 10K
  • Chicago Half Marathon
  • Naperville Half Marathon & 5K

Team Cure It Bank of America Chicago Marathon Runner* Benefits:

  • BoA Logo TransparentGuaranteed entry to the Bank of America Chicago Marathon
  • Waived registration fee*
  • Complimentary training with your choice of CARA or Kopf Running
  • Team Cure It DriFit t-shirt
  • Support Crew apparel for your family and friends
  • Newsletters that include race info, training tips, fundraising recommendations and more
  • Race day Team Cure It cheer squad
  • Personal fundraising page (Crowdrise) where friends and family can donate to The Cure It Foundation in your honor
  • Post-race party
*Bank of America Chicago Marathon Runners Only - The fundraising minimum is $1,000 ($1500 after the lottery closes).  Team members have until race day to reach their fundraising goals or the balance will be charged to their credit card.  Once fundraising minimums have been reached runners can request a refund of race entry fee.

Events

Bank of America Chicago Marathon
Sunday, October 7, 2018

BoA Logo TransparentSchedule of Events:
Guaranteed Registration: October 24-November 30
Non-guaranteed registration (Lottery) - October 31-November 30
Lottery Announced: December 30

For more information, visit the Bank of America Chicago Marathon website.

Chicago Half Marathon/5K
Sunday, September 23, 2018

Schedule of Events: TBA

For more information, visit the Chicago Half Marathon website.

Shamrock Shuffle 8k
Sunday, March 25, 2018

Schedule of Events: TBA

For more information, visit the Shamrock Shuffle website.

Naperville Half Marathon & 5K
Date: October 22, 2017

Visit the Naperville Marathon and 5K website.

Chicago Spring Half Marathon & 10K
Sunday, May 20, 2018

Schedule of Events: TBA

For more information, visit the Chicago Spring Half Marathon website.

Team Cure It FAQ

How long after I register will my runner profile be on the website?
Runner profiles will be active immediately on https://www.crowdrise.com/teamcureit2017
Can I change my profile text or picture after filling out the registration form?
Yes. You can manage your runner profile within your Crowdrise account. Email any questions to jordan@faceitfightitcureit.org.
Where is the team total fundraising amount and goal located?
The overall Team Cure It fundraising total and individual runner goals can be found on the Team Cure It website (www.teamcureit.com) under "About Us."
Are donations tax deductible?
Yes, all donations to Team Cure It are tax dedictible as they are straight cash donations.
Who pays for my registration fee?
Team Cure It will be invoiced for Chicago Marathon runner registration fees ONLY. Team Cure It Chicago Marathon runners are not responsible for their registration fees, as long as their specific fundraising goal is reached ($1,000). If you don't raise the minimum fundraising goal of $1,000 ($1500 after the lottery closes), your credit card will be charged the remaining balance 4 weeks after the Chicago Marathon. Half Marathon runners pay their own fees.
What are the fundraising goals for each race?
The fundraising goal for the Bank of America Chicago Marathon is $1,000 for pre-lottery registration -or- $1500 for post-lottery registration. The recommended fundraising goal for the Half Marathon is $500.

Contact Us

 

Questions?

Feel free to contact us! Our Team Cure It Director, Adrienne Jaroch, welcomes your questions or concerns. Reach her at adrienne@faceitfightitcureit.org

 

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