Event Information:

Bank of America Chicago Marathon
Sunday, October 13, 2019
Grant Park, Chicago, Illinois

*We have guaranteed entries, sign up today!

For more information, please contact Cristie@calsangels.org.

Runner Benefits:

  • Guaranteed race entry with $2,000 fundraising commitment.
  • FREE training program (group training for Chicago-area residents)
  • Weekly training, support and workshop options
  • Race day support
  • Team CAL 2XU Custom Singlet
  • 10% discount at Geneva Running Outfitters
  • Personalized fundraising page through CrowdRise
  • Fundraising tips & guidance from the Cal’s Angels team
  • Team fundraiser
  • Run in honor or memory of a Cal’s Angels Child
  • Kick Off Event
  • Opportunity to attend a Cal’s Angels monthly Hospital Party!
  • Post marathon celebration
  • The satisfaction of running to help kids fighting cancer – raising $1,000 grants a wish for a child!

What is Team CAL?

It is for anyone that wants to help kids fighting cancer! Whether you want to run a marathon, a half-marathon, host a local event, walk a 5K or simply support someone who is already signed up, this is the right place for you. Whatever you choose to do, your efforts will help grant wishes and provide financial support to children and families fighting pediatric cancer. Interested in joining or want more information? Contact Cristie@calsangels.org.

A credit card is necessary to guarantee your fundraising requirement and to secure your spot in the race.

Meet Our Race Director, Cristie Nutter

Cristie Nutter is an avid runner and triathlete. She has been competing since 2003. Cristie has experienced the full range of race distances, from 5K to marathon and sprint Triathlon to Ironman. Cristie has been fortunate enough to race amongst some world class athletes at the 2012 70.3 Ironman World Championships and 2012 Boston Marathon. Most recently, Cristie raced the Big Sur Marathon, Ironman Wisconsin and the Marine Corp Marathon in 2015.

Cristie has a passion for running and loves to share her success stories with other runners, with hopes of helping them to achieve their goals and “dream big”. Cristie lives in St. Charles with her two children, Kira and Keenan.

Interested in joining Team Cal? Contact Cristie directly at: Cristie@calsangels.org.

Meet The Coach, Becky Willi

Becky Willi is an avid runner and multi-sport athlete. She has competed since High school in a full range of distances from 5K to Marathon to Sprint and Olympic distance triathlons to several hundred-mile endurance relays!  She has been an active fundraiser for childhood Cancer programs through running since she was 16.
Becky loves working with and motivating runners of all ages and abilities to train smart and reach their goals.  Having trained for and completed more races that she can count and winning several age group podium awards while balancing a family and career you can trust her experience and style to get you to the starting line healthy and ready!

Becky is a certified Marathon Training coach through Road Runners Club of America. In addition to working with Cal’s Angels she coaches private clients and is the High School

distance track coach for St. Charles North Girls program.
She lives in Elgin with her husband, daughter and of course – dog!