2015 Chicago Team Diabetes- Rock 'n' Roll Half Marathon

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Run with Team Diabetes

07.19.2015 | Chicago Rock N’ Roll Half Marathon

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Join us as we get fit, have fun, and fundraise for a meaningful cause! When you join Team Diabetes you will help the 29 million Americans living with diabetes by raising critically needed funds for research, education and advocacy, while staying fit and accomplishing the goal of a lifetime.


All Runners who run with Team Diabetes in the Chicago Rock N’ Roll Half Marathon and raise the $1,000 minimum to support the ADA's mission will receive the same exclusive benefits!

  • - Marathon Training program through the Chicago Area Runners Association (CARA) (http://www.cararuns.org/). View more
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  • - 1 year membership with CARA* (Local residents only).
  • - Race Weekend VIP amenities.
  • - Personalized fundraising web page to help you reach your fundraising goal.
  • - Support from other teammates and ADA staff.
  • - Exclusive Team Diabetes running jersey.
  • - E-newsletters with training tips, fundraising tips, day of event information, and much more…
  • - Pasta Dinner (guests at a discounted price).
  • - The satisfaction of knowing you’re running and raising funds for 29 million Americans living with diabetes.

Upon registering on this site, you will be contacted by a member of the ADA staff. For more information, please contact Deanna Galea by phone at 312-346-1805 x6565, or email dgalea@diabetes.org

Why Team Diabetes? 

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Diabetes is not merely a condition. It is an epidemic. Drastic action is needed, and a new hope is required. Together, we can Stop Diabetes.

 Did you know?:

  • - Every 17 seconds someone is diagnosed with diabetes.
  • - If current trends continue, one in three American adults will have diabetes by 2050.
  • - Diabetes is the leading cause of kidney failure, non traumatic lower-limb amputations, and blindness among adults in the United States.
  • - Diabetes kills more people annually than breast cancer and AIDS combined.



Red RunnerRed Riders

A Red Runner is someone living with diabetes that runs with Team Diabetes! The purpose of the Red Runner Program is to support everyone living with diabetes. It is an opportunity to participate with others sharing a similar story and to represent people living with diabetes. 

By becoming a Red Runner, you will represent people with diabetes and raise critical funds for diabetes research and programs.

Sponsorship Opportunities

To inquire about partnership opportunities,please contact Deanna Galea by phone at 312-346-1805 x6565, or email dgalea@diabetes.org

Event Entry Requirements

Find out more at runrocknroll.competitor.com/chicago.

Team Diabetes is an official charity and training program of Bank of America Chicago Marathon and an official charity partner of XSport Fitness Rock 'n' Roll Chicago Half Marathon presented by Humana Vitality

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For more information please contact Deanna Galea by phone at 312-346-1805 x6565, or email dgalea@diabetes.org