Join Team Imerman Angels in our biggest race of the year, the Bank of America Chicago Marathon.
In 2012, the Bank of America Chicago Marathon sold out in six days. Register today as a Team Imerman Angels athlete. As one of the World Marathon Majors, the Bank of America Chicago Marathon is a premier race for elite runners. Chicago is also a great choice for a first-time marathoner. It is a fast and flat course with over 1.7 million spectators to keep you motivated as you run through 29 of Chicago’s great neighborhoods. On Sunday, October 13, 45,000 runners from all 50 states and more than 100 countries will set out to accomplish this big goal.
Benefits for our Chicago Marathon runners include:
Team Membership in all 2013 Events
- A Team Imerman Angels tech shirt or t-shirt
- A personalized fundraising page with support
- Complimentary marathon training with CARA (Chicago Area Runners Association)
- Access to Chicago Marathon specific events such as our pre-race Pasta Dinner & Post-Race Bash
- The knowledge that all money raised will help provide 1-on-1 support to cancer fighters, survivors, and caregivers
All interested runners are encouraged to register for the Bank of America Chicago Marathon when registration opens on February 19th at 12:00pm CST. This race will sell out quickly this year.
Come cheer on our Imerman Active team on Sunday as they take on the CHICAGO MARATHON! Jonny will be amongst our 170 IA speed demons (including a bunch of cancer survivors) tearing it up.
Sunday, October 10, 2010
5:30 a.m. Imerman Angels Tent Opens to runners/volunteers
6:45 a.m. Imerman Angels team picture
6:50 a.m. Jonny Imerman, founder of Imerman Angels, speaks
7:00 a.m. All runners leave the tent and head to the start line
10:30 a.m. Tent opens to friends and family
3:20 p.m. Imerman Angels Tent Closes 5:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m. Imerman Angels Post Race Party at Bull & Bear (431 N. Wells)!
IA will also be hosting a tent in charity village packed with a dj, trainers, massages, snacks- marathon basics. Bring out your pom poms!
We currently have about 100 runners hitting the streets March 21 to run the Shamrock Shuffle in support of Imerman Angels!
We are still in need of several more volunteers to help out with the Chicago Shamrock Shuffle. Please pass this information along to anyone you know who may be interested!
Post Race Party Beer Tent Volunteers
Position Description: The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle Post-Race Party is the runner celebration that follows the conclusion of the 8K run in Grant Park, and features live music, food and beverages. Imerman Angels volunteers will be staffing the beer tent for the Shamrock Shuffle Post Race Party with all the tips benefitting Imerman Angels.
Number of Volunteers Needed: 160
Location: Grant Park, Chicago
Date: Saturday, March 21
Time: 8:30am – 1:30pm
Qualifications: Volunteers for these roles need to be 21 years old. This opportunity is open to people not yet registered as a volunteer with Imerman Angels so friends, family, colleagues, etc., who are 21 years old, can sign up to volunteer!
To sign up to volunteer, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
All volunteers will be invited to a post race celebration party at Bull and Bear on Sunday evening starting at 5pm.
Start the weekend with Imerman Angels at the Spring Fling on March 18th and finish the weekend with us at the Shamrock Shuffle!
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Laura Alexander, Director of PR/Events and Connection Specialist for IA, and Amy Rosko, Imerman Active Committee Chair (above), are kicking off 2010 with new ideas for our IA athletes!
Imerman Active involves athletes from all over the country. Upcoming events include the Shamrock Shuffle in Chicago and the Half Marathon in Austin. Thinking of running the 2011 Chicago Marathon? It’s never too soon to start planning with Imerman Angels.
Reach out to email@example.com for more details or visit http://www.imermanangels.org/imerman_active.php