Team Breakthrough Information
Can my registration be refunded or transferred to another person?
There are no transfers of registration fees to another participant or another event. Registration fees are not refundable for any reason, including inclement weather, cancellation of the event, or participant withdrawal from the event.
Is my registration fee tax-deductible?
No, registration fees are not tax-deductible. If you make a donation while registering, that is tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.
How many people are required to form a team?
A minimum of 2 people are needed to form a team.
How much is a team registration?
There is no fee to register a team. When forming or joining a team, each team member/captain is required to pay the standard registration fee. The first person to start a team will become the Team Captain.
What is the deadline to qualify for fundraising rewards?
The fundraising rewards deadline is one month after the Bank of America Chicago Marathon.
Bank of America Chicago Marathon Registration
How do I confirm my entry?
Will race-day packet pickup be available?
No, all packets must be picked up at the Health & Fitness Expo during regularly scheduled hours.
Packet (bib number) pick-up
Participants must pick up their own packets at the Health & Fitness Expo during regularly scheduled hours. Participants must provide photo identification upon picking up their packets to verify their identity as the registrant to whom the bib number is assigned.
Can I use my baby jogger in the Bank of America Chicago Marathon?
Baby joggers are not permitted by the Bank of America Chicago Marathon for the safety of all participants.
Can I wear headphones?
Yes, but they are strongly discouraged by the Bank of America Chicago Marathon
Participants must pick up their own packets at the Health & Fitness Expo during regularly scheduled hours.
Please visit the Bank of America Chicago Marathon website for directions and parking information.
Team Breakthrough will have a Pre and Post-Marathon Party near the Start/Finish of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon with gear check for team members.
Additionally, food and drink will be available at the Team Breakthrough Pre and Post-Marathon Party to fuel and re-fuel prior to and after the race. Come meet and join your teammates to celebrate your accomplishments!
Race Results and Photos will be posted on the Bank of America Chicago Marathon website after the race.
Team Breakthrough will have additional photos available after the race on the ABTA Facebook page. A link will be sent via email to team members once the photos are posted.