CARA

(New memberships and renewals completed at this time will extend through 12/31/2020)

As part of the Chicago Area Runners Association (CARA), you are part of a unique community that has grown into the nation's third-largest running club. As a 501c3 not-for-profit organization, your membership supports our mission to advocate for the running community, and to provide runners opportunities to train, race, learn, be social, and volunteer. 

Benefits of CARA Supporter Level Membership:

  • CARA Supporter Level members are those with Individual, Family, and Student member packages. 

  • Membership provides support for CARA's advocacy and community-based programs and volunteer work.

  • 10%-15% discount on all CARA events (up to $35 per event).

  • 15% discount on all CARA training programs (up to $35 per program).

  • Discounted entry fees for over 100 local races including CARA Circuit races, and local favorites such as the F3 Half Marathon, Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle, Soldier Field 10 Mile, Chicago Half Marathon, and many more!

  • Access to exclusive CARA member events, clinics, group runs, and social runs.

  • Access to weekly supported group speed workouts beginning (March - October) 

  • Access to CARA member gear check at CARA Runners' Choice Circuit races and many other local events.

  • Eligibility for the CARA Runners' Choice Circuit competitive and participation awards.

  • Access to the NovaCare Rehabilitation Injury Hotline.

  • Access to an online member account with online training and race log.

  • Discounts and offers from CARA partners like Road Runner Sports, Orangetheory Fitness, Wintrust Community Banks, and many more.

  • Digital subscription to the CARA Connection e-newsletter.

Available Memberships
Name Valid Thru Price
 
Name
Individual (2020)
Valid Thru
Dec-31-2020
Price
$ 35.00
Membership was expired.

This is an individual membership. Membership will expire December 31, 2020.

Name
Family (2020)
Valid Thru
Dec-31-2020
Price
$ 70.00
Membership was expired.

This is a family membership providing individual membership two adults who live in the same household and any number of additional full-time students 24 & under who reside in that same household. Membership will expire December 31, 2020.

Name
Student (2020)
Valid Thru
Dec-31-2020
Price
$ 15.00
Membership was expired.

This is an individual membership for full-time students age 24 and under. Membership will expire December 31, 2020.