Event Information:

Bank of America Chicago Marathon
Sunday, October 7, 2018
Grant Park, Chicago, Illinois

*We have guaranteed entries, sign up today!

For more information, please contact

Runner Benefits:

  • Guaranteed race entry*
  • FREE 30 week virtual training program (group training for Chicago-area residents)
  • Weekly training, nutrition tips and support
  • Team CAL 2XU Custom Singlet and Cal’s Angels Tech Shirts
  • 10% discount at Geneva Running Outfitters
  • Personalized fundraising page through CrowdRise
  • Fundraising tips & guidance from the Cal’s Angels team
  • One on one support and inspiration from a Cal’s Angels wish recipient
  • Race weekend festivities
  • The satisfaction of running to help kids fighting cancer – raising $1,000 grants a wish for a child!

Sign Up Today

Interested in signing up to become a member of Cal’s Team? Fill out our Waiver & Commitment Form for a Guaranteed Charity Entry online!


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

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 husband and two children, Kira and Keenan.

Interested in joining Team Cal? Contact Cristie directly at:



Meet The Coach, Kelly Wissolik

An endurance athlete and mother of 2, she knows the importance of quality training. By successfully combining the latest sports specific knowledge with passion and energy, she creates properly balanced training plans for every athlete.

Coach Kelly found her calling as a professional coach. She prides herself on being the best Coach she can be, and believes that with hard work and the right plan – anyone can achieve their dreams. Equipped with numerous certifications, extensive research, nearly two decades of successful coaching and race experience, she is sure to help you reach your peak!

Kelly’s Motto: “Whatever you do, do with all your heart!”