American Cancer Society: DetermiNation

Share this

Bank of America Chicago Marathon

Sunday, October 11, 2015

Get Involved Today

Quick Animation Final - Chicago Marathon

Join DetermiNation for the 2015 Bank of America Chicago Marathon!  The lottery and registration period will open in March (dates TBA), but you can join our team to launch your fundraising efforts.  There is a lower ($1,000) fundraising minimum for those participants that join before the lottery closes in April.  You can also receive a free (ACS-paid) entry with a higher fundraising minimu.  We will notify you as soon as the lottery registration dates have been announced by the race staff.  Register today to secure your spot in this world-class event!

When you join the American Cancer Society DetermiNation endurance event program, you join our nationwide community of athletes and get the best localized support, training, and fundraising tools to help you achieve your personal victory. Every mile of training will be more meaningful and on race day you’ll have the extra motivation you need knowing you’re helping save lives from all types of cancer.

Training Partners

      chicago area runners association logo 2015    Chicago Endurance Sports


First Time Runner Info

The DetermiNation program offers you the ultimate community of support, training and inspiration. Learn More

DetermiNation Alumni

We applaud and appreciate the efforts of our DetermiNation program Alumni. Learn More

Ask a Coach

Training Tips from Coach Adam


I am a first time marathoner. How many times per week should I run?


One of the most common mistakes first timers make is increasing the number of running days too rapidly.

So far we have raised:


Donate Today

Support an Athlete

Learn how your dollars help save lives

Top Fundraisers

Top Fundraisers
  1. I am a DetermiNation Pacesetter Tracy Rosenstiehl - $5,075.00
  2. Milestone Christopher Bowles - $2,612.10
  3. Candice Jager - $2,525.00
  4. Danette Temple - $2,422.00
  5. Milestone Brenda Merschantz - $2,082.20

View All Top Fundraisers

Top Teams

Top Teams
  1. Team Julie - $8,713.00
  2. Mag Milers 5.0 - $5,891.00
  3. Lacin' and Racin' for a Cure - $5,317.20
  4. Team Rob - $1,810.60
  5. Team Surber - $1,754.20

View All Top Teams


Copyright © 2015 American Cancer Society, Inc.
All content and works posted on this Web site are owned and copyrighted
by the American Cancer Society, Inc. All rights reserved.

The American Cancer Society is a qualified 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization.