Chicago Marathon Perks

Join the Team Resilience at the Bank of America Chicago Marathon and receive these incredible benefits:

  • Guaranteed entry in the 2020 Bank of America Chicago Marathon
  • Race entry reimbursement (a value of $205 for U.S residents or $230 for Non-U.S. residents)
  • Multi-level group training program from Coach Mark Buciak of The Road to Boston, LLC*
  • Fundraising support and platform
  • Team Resilience race singlet
  • Pre-race team pasta dinner
  • Monthly prize incentives for fundraising
  • Start to finish inspiration and encouragement from Team Erika’s Lighthouse supporters
  • Post-race team celebration
  • A private VIP runner’s lounge on race day for bag check, private bathrooms, refreshments, stretching from personal trainings and a place to meet friends and family
  • The opportunity to earn additional Erika's Lighthouse merchandise based on fundraising
  • The amazing feeling of racing for a cause!

Fundraising Commitments

  • Post Lottery registration until May 30: Raise $1,750 by November 10, 2020

Team Resilience "Choose Your Own Race" Perks

Join Team Resilience at your fundraising comfort level.

No Commitment Fundraising

  • Personal fundraising coach & platform
  • Prize incentives for fundraising
  • Start to finish inspiration and encouragement from Team Resilience supporters
  • Access to Team Resilience Facebook Group for peer support
  • The amazing feeling of racing for a cause!

$500+

All benefits above, plus:

  • Race entry reimbursement (up to $50/event)
  • Team Resilience race singlet
  • Erika's Lighthouse t-shirt

$1,000+

All benefits above, plus:

  • Race entry reimbursement (up to $100/event)
  • Erika's Lighthouse running cap
  • Receive a "Fundraising Finisher" medal

$2,500+

All benefits above, plus:

  • Multi-level group training program from Coach Mark Buciak of The Road to Boston, LLC*
  • Race entry reimbursement (up to $250/event)
  • Erika's Lighthouse track jacket

$5,000+

All benefits above, plus:

  • Race Entry Reimbursement (up to $250/event)
  • Reimbursement of 2 training races (up to $100/event)
  • 2 Tickets to Erika's Lighthouse Spring Gala

*Training w/ Coach Mark

  • A daily individualized training schedule for a 25-week training program (others are typically 18 weeks).
  • Weekly e-mail newsletters with training tips and encouragement.
  • Weekly fundraising tips to help you achieve and surpass your fundraising goal.
  • Weekly Saturday runs.
  • Virtual training for those who can’t attend Saturday runs, have difficult schedules or live out of town.
  • Pre-run warm-up and stretching sessions plus the training tip of the day.
  • Post-run cool-down, stretching, core sessions and Q & A with Coach Mark.
  • Free injury screenings by physical therapists at Athletico Physical Therapy.
  • Nutritional advice for runners and healthy recipes.
  • Discounts on brand name running shoes and apparel.
  • Discounts on entry fees to important pre-marathon races and the 20 Miler Run.
  • Invitation to Pre-Season Evening Social and a Post-Season Victory Celebration.
  • Invitation to Coach Mark’s Summer Runner’s Retreat in August.

Please note that non-Chicago Marathon perks are delivered upon meeting fundraising committments. Chicago Marathon runners are required, by the Chicago Maraton, to provide credit card numbers to ensure fundraising minimum is met.

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