Thank you to all of our charity runners who ran in the 2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathon on behalf of GLASA!
Want to run for Team GLASA in 2017?
Charity runners raise money for a great cause while securing their slot to run in the Bank of America Chicago Marathon. Here are three ways to join Team GLASA:
-CHARITY GUARANTEED ENTRY (Must register before November 29, 2016)
Applications for guaranteed entries will be available from October 25 through the drawing period which ends November 29, 2016 for charity program runners. To apply for one of GLASA’s guaranteed entries, first register with GLASA who will provide a unique URL to secure a spot in the Chicago marathon. See below for all of the great incentives that GLASA offers to our charity runners.
The minimum fundraising commitment for a guaranteed entry is $1,000.
-LEGACY FINISHERS, TIME QUALIFIERS AND 2016 DEFERMENT RUNNERS (Register anytime)
Already have a guaranteed entry? Join Team GLASA and receive all the great incentives. See list below.
Suggested fundraising amount is $500.
-POST-CLOSE CHARITY GUARANTEED ENTRY (Registration available November 30, 2016-May 23, 2017)
A very limited number of applications for post-close guaranteed entries (those NOT selected through the random drawing) will be available for charity program runners. These entries are available after the drawing period closes until May 23, 2017. To register with a post-close guaranteed entry, you must use a unique URL, which is only available after contacting GLASA. See below for all of the great incentives that GLASA offers to our charity runners.
The minimum fundraising commitment for a post-close charity guaranteed entry is $1,500.
Incentives for Joining Team GLASA:
- $1,500 Fundraising Minimum- the lowest allowed
- Team GLASA Tech T-Shirt
- Race Day Hospitality at the Hilton Chicago Hotel-Marquette Room
- Easy Gear Check
- Continental Breakfast
- Race Day Massage
- Open to Your Family
- Cheer Tents on Charity Mile
- Additional GLASA Incentive Apparel
- Free CARA Membership and Training Program
- Online Fundraising Page
- Free Entry to the Twilight 5k
- Free Entry to Team Salute 5k
- Fundraising Incentives
- Entry Fee Reimbursement for $2,000 fundraising achievement
- Social Events
- The satisfaction of making a difference for individuals with physical and visual disabilities.
For more information about the Bank of America Chicago Marathon fundraising program, contact: