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Application open: 2021 Chicago Marathon 261 Fearless Charity Team

Become part of 261 Fearless Team Chicago 2021 in the Bank of America Chicago Marathon -October 10, 2021-

We are PROUD to announce that 261 Fearless Inc. has been named a Charity Partner of the 2021 Chicago Marathon!

  • Are you passionate about supporting women?
  • Do you want to help empower women through running?
  • Do you want to be part of a global community of women that is spreading the joy of running?

Then be a game changer for women around the world and spark a revolution of empowerment by running the Chicago Marathon with 261 Fearless!

261 Fearless Inc. offers local running opportunities to all women, no matter age, fitness level or running experience. We help women find the joy in running, lead healthier lives and be empowered, and YOU can be part of this mission. 

Apply to run the Bank of America Chicago Marathon, one of the six World Major Marathons, on the 261 Fearless Charity Team and support our cause with your fundraising efforts. Enjoy a once in a lifetime event, become part of our global 261 community and empower women with every step you take.

We’ll support you, inspire you and cheer for you from the moment you are accepted on our team to beyond the finish line. You’ll meet new friends from all around the world and become part of the 261 Fearless global family.

261 Fearless Team Chicago 2021 members will commit to raising a minimum of US$ 2,000. Runners who already hold a bib for the Chicago Marathon may also apply to be on the team with a minimum of US$ 1,261 in fundraising.

In return, runners will receive fundraising support from 261 Fearless Inc, access to race weekend celebrations with women's running pioneer and founder of 261 Fearless, Kathrine Switzer, and an exclusive 261 Fearless team shirt and jacket from adidas.

Please note that the Team will be filled on a rolling basis, so apply early! All applications will be reviewed and considered but are not guaranteed a place on 261 Fearless Team Chicago 2021. Submissions require a US$ 50 non-refundable application fee paid to 261 Fearless, Inc. The application process will be closed as soon as all slots are filled.



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