Continue the St. Patrick’s Day celebration and kick off your spring racing season with the 40th anniversary Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle on Sunday, March 24! The Shamrock Shuffle is one of Chicago’s best running events, with a one-of-a-kind course that weaves its way through Chicago’s Loop, starting and finishing in Grant Park.
Date: Sunday, March 24, 2019
Location: Grant Park, Chicago IL
Time: 8K begins at 8:30 am; 2 Milk Walk begins at 9:30 am
Visit the official Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle website.
Race to End Duchenne Team Member Benefits
- Guaranteed entry into the race
- Invitations for you and a guest to our Private Team Celebration Event
- Official Race to End Duchenne technical shirt and T-shirt
- Personal fundraising web page & fundraising support
- Training resources such as virtual training links and publications
- Frequent team email updates
- Dedicated staff person to answer all of your race related questions
- Knowledge that you are helping to support PPMD’s mission to end Duchenne
Race to End Duchenne Requirements
In exchange for a race entry, PPMD requires each 8K participant to raise at least $500 and each 2 Mile Walk participant to raise at least $300. Your entry fee counts toward your fundraising minimum.
Fundraising minimum due date: March 15, 2019.
Our Commitment to You
We're here to guide you through your race experience, from the day you sign up to the moment you cross the finish line and beyond. As a member of the Race to End Duchenne Team, we’ll be supporting you every step of the way just as we are supporting those living with Duchenne.
But it's not just about the race. By joining our Race to End Duchenne Team, you're also making an important commitment to the fight against Duchenne. We assure you that the money you raise will help improve lives. Your efforts will fund research into promising treatments, advance our advocacy efforts in Washington, provide support for families, and help us ensure access to approved therapies. Whether or not you have fundraising experience, don't stress - we have helpful resources, tips, and suggestions that will help you meet (and hopefully exceed!) your goals.
Your Commitment to Us
Race to End Duchenne Team members commit to raise funds to help improve the lives of those living with Duchenne. We've established realistic fundraising goals for each race, and we provide the tools you'll need to make it easy and fun. Think of your Race to End Duchenne participation as your personal stake in the fight against Duchenne. It's an opportunity for you to join the fight and to get your family and friends involved in a cause you're passionate about. You’ll be amazed at the support you'll receive!
As a member of the Race to End Duchenne Team, we're counting on you to fulfill your event's stated fundraising minimum. That's why, if you don't reach your goal, you will be required to make a personal donation by the fundraising commitment due date below to fulfill the balance. But don't worry - raising money is way easier than you think, so this shouldn't be a problem for you. Be sure to take advantage of the many tools and tips we offer to help you meet your fundraising goals.