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Miles for Migraine Race - Chicago, 2018
2 Mile Walk - 5K Run - 10K Run


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Join us for the 3nd Annual 
Miles For Migraine - Chicago, IL

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED, BUT.... 

You still have a chance to join us. Come to our pre-packet pick up Friday from 4PM-7PM at Fleet Feet, Lincoln Square location for onsite registration. There will also be also be an opportunity for onsite registration at the event on Saturday between 7:30AM-8:15AM.

 


PRIZES AWARDED FOR TOP FUNDRAISERS:

1ST PRIZE: $100 CASH PRIZE  

2ND PRIZE: $75 CASH PRIZE

3RD PRIZE: $50 CASH PRIZE


Matching Gift Opportunity Announced 2/28/18:

 Diamond Headache Clinic is pleased to support Miles for Migraine with an additional gift to the Chicago Walk/Run. We will DOUBLE all participant fundraising efforts, up to $5,000. Diamond Headache is aware of the significant challenge people with migraine and headache disease face as they battle this silent and stigmatized disease. It is our hope that people with migraine will realize the answer to finding a cure will need to come from patient advocates and their loved ones, who show up to patient participatory events such as Miles for Migraine Walk/Runs." Konrad Kothman, CFO, Diamond Headache Clinic


PRIZES AWARDED FOR TOP FINISHERS:

1ST PRIZE 5/10K FEMALE/MALE FINISHER: $40 GIFT CARD TO FLEET FEET SPORTS

2ND PRIZE 5/10K FEMALE/MALE FINISHER: $30 GIFT CARD TO FLEET FEET SPORTS

3RD PRIZE 5/10K FEMALE/MALE FINISHER: $20 GIFT CARD TO FLEET FEET SPORTS

 

Miles for Migraine will host its next Chicago 2-mile Walk/ 5K/ 10K Run at the beautiful Diversey Harbor. This Fundraiser for Migraine & Headache Awareness, Treatment & Research will take place Saturday April 14, 2017 at 9:00am. Post race awards will immediately follow top runners finishing in each race category, near the start/finish line. 

ALL EVENTS WILL TAKE PLACE RAIN or SHINE (No-Refunds)

PLEASE NOTE 10k is only for runners. We can not keep the course open past 10:00. If you want to walk/run the 5k and can be finished by 10, then that is ok.

Registration includes: 

cotton t-shirt

race finishing medal

post event food and drinks

 

Course:

The walk and run will take place on a combination of gravel and paved paths through through the Diversey Harbor park area. All runners and walkers will start and finish in the same location. Porto potties will be provided at the start/finish and there will be 2 water stops along the course.  Strollers are permitted, but will need to start at the back of the pack. 

Packet Pickup:

 Packet pick up is at Fleet Feet Sports Chicago's Lincoln Square location at on Friday April 13th from 4PM - 7PM. Their address is 4762 North Lincoln Avenue, Chicago, IL

 If you are unable to attend Packet Pickup, you will be able to get your packet between 7:30AM-8:30AM at Diversey Harbor on race morning. 


Parking:

A few suggestions for parking include:

  • The parking garage at 2900 N. Lakeshore Drive, right off the main entrance to the Presence hospital. This is open to the public and rates are as follows. 

0-1 Hours:  $12.00

1-2 Hours:  $15.00

2-5 Hours:  $18.00

Lost Ticket: $80.00



Registration fees

Advocate Closed

If you are a migraine or headache disorders advocate who is not feeling up to a walk, run or volunteer assignment on the day of the event, PLEASE still plan to come join us for this important day of advocacy. We will have a quiet tent at the event for you to rest in. Come out and meet others in your community who understand life with migraine and headache disease and show your community why we need a cure!

Running-10K Closed

    1. Registration closed

Running-5K Closed

    1. Registration closed

Walking-2 Mile Walk Closed

    1. Registration closed

Participant Fundraising Letter

We have a template letter that you can utilize to reach out to your friends & family. Please download this *.doc file and consider customizing it to add your own story about why you are participating in this event. 

Download Fundraising Letter

Course Maps

2 Mile Walk:

The 2 mile walk will start and finish from just off 2601 N. Cannon Drive, on the path. This will be an untimed event.

 

5k/10k Run

The loops will start and end just off 2601 N. Cannon Drive, on the path. 5k will complete 1 loop, 10K will complete 2 loops.


Top Teams

1

Diamond Headache Clinic

$10,388.52

Raised

$10,000.00

Goal
2

Achy Breaky Brain

Raised: $1,095.95

3

Aleve Me Alone

$1,002.50

Raised

$1,000.00

Goal

Top Fundraisers

1

Konrad Kothmann

Raised: $5,000.00

2

Ashley Farber

$499.20

Raised

$500.00

Goal
3

Peggy Bulat

$388.52

Raised

$150.00

Goal

Event Schedule

  • April 14 8:00 AM CDT - Registration opens

  • April 14 8:30 AM CDT - Pre-event announcements and fundraising awards

  • April 14 9:00 AM CDT - Event Start

Contact Information

Event Location

Diversey Harbor, Chicago, IL, United States

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