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
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.
race finishing medal
post event food and drinks
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 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.
A few suggestions for parking include:
0-1 Hours: $12.00
1-2 Hours: $15.00
2-5 Hours: $18.00
Lost Ticket: $80.00
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!
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.
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.
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.
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