CARA offers group runs and training programs. Come run with CARA and enjoy the support and camaraderie of Chicagoland's largest running Club! 

Please use the menu above to find pages for the following options:

Marathon Training Programs:

  • Summer Marathon Training Program

  • Winter Marathon Training Program

  • Boston Performance Training Program

Half-Marathon Training Programs:

  • Spring Half-Marathon Training Program

  • Summer Half-Marathon Training Program

  • Winter Half-Marathon Training Program

Small-Group Programs:

  • Core-Strength Power Program

  • Fix Your Form Sessions


  • Individual Gait Analysis

Group Running (Non-Training Program):

  • Tuesday Track Workouts

  • Weekday Group Runs