Chicago Area Runners Association
549 West Randolph
Suite 704
Chicago, IL 60661

P. 312.666.9836
F. 312.781.1736

Running Community

"I just love being a part of a running community, and having such great access to a list of races and training opportunities through the CARA website."
-Shelly Jordt Gardner


CARA Marathon Incentive Program just made local races more fun and rewarding!

Participate in the CARA Circuit Race series and earn the reward of a guaranteed entry into the Bank of America Chicago Marathon. Qualify in one of three ways.  Learn more.