join team RISE

Impact the lives of kids in Angola – one child, one classroom, one school at a time

10 years – 420 runners – $825,410 raised – over 6,300 kids impacted

Steps to Join Team RISE 2019
Step 1: Register for your race (this is a separate process from joining Team RISE)
Step 2: Join Team RISE
Step 3: Set up your fundraising page

Bank of America Chicago Marathon – October 13, 2019
– Registration as a charity runner opens October 23, 2018
– Minimum fundraising requirement – $1250

Steps to Register as a Charity Runner in the Chicago Marathon
1. Contact us for a unique link to apply as a runner for RISE
2. Once app is submitted, we will email our Runner Agreement form
3. Complete form and return to us
4. Upon receipt, we will approve your application
5. Your registration payment will be processed by Bank of America
6. You will receive an email when REGISTRATION is COMPLETE
Entry Fee
– US residents – $205(USD); Non-US residents – $230(USD)
– Runners will be asked to provide credit card information
– Credit cards will be charged once an app is approved

Benefits, Info and Schedules

Team RISE Runners have access to:
  • Training schedules including optional group runs
  • Individual fundraising page
  • Training, nutrition and fundraising tips
  • Team RISE shirt
  • Support of runners and volunteers
  • The opportunity to run for a greater cause
General Information
Pre-Training Schedules
  • Pre-Training Introduction
  • Pre-Training – 2019 Chicago Half-Marathon – Novice
  • Pre-Training – 2019 Chicago Half-Marathon – Intermediate
  • Pre-Training – 2019 Chicago Marathon – Novice
  • Pre-Training – 2019 Chicago Marathon – Intermediate
Training Schedules
  • Training – 5K – Beginner
  • Training – 2019 RockNRoll Half – Novice
  • Training – 2019 Chicago Half-Marathon – Novice
  • Training – 2019 Chicago Half-Marathon – Intermediate
  • Training – 2019 Chicago Marathon – Novice
  • Training – 2019 Chicago Marathon – Intermediate
Fundraising Schedules
  • 2019 Chicago Half Marathon
  • 2019 Chicago Marathon
  • Gamba - Nongolo, Huila Province, funded by Team RISE 2009
  • Atiopo, Benguela Province, funded by Team RISE 2010
  • Sao Jose, Bie Province, funded by Team RISE 2010
  • Ndongua, Bie Province, funded by Team RISE 2011
  • Tangua, Benguela Province, funded by Team RISE 2012
  • Ungongo, Benguela Province, funded by Team RISE 2012
  • Jimba - Silili, Bie Province, partially funded by Team RISE 2013
  • Sibol, Benguela Province, partially funded by Team RISE 2014
  • Alto Esperanca, Benguela Province, partially funded by Team RISE 2015