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Be part of the largest holiday 5K race series aimed to fight arthritis!
Chosen as one of the Most Incredible Themed Races, Jingle Bell Run/Walk is a fun and festive way to kick off your holiday season! Run or walk a 5K route (3.1 miles) with your friends and celebrate the season of giving!
Wear a holiday themed costume. Tie jingle bells to your shoelaces. Feel good knowing 100% of registration fees and funds raised will go to the Arthritis Foundation!
All registered participants receive the following:
• Finisher medal that doubles as a commemorative ornament!
• Jingle bell necklace!
• Long sleeve cotton shirt!
There will be holiday music, candy and a visit from SANTA! The event is fun for all ages. Bring your friends, family and coworkers to this festive holiday event you don’t want to miss!
Visit our Mission Table at the event!
Don’t have arthritis and think there’s nothing at the Mission Table for you? Think again! Feel what it’s like for people suffering with arthritis by participating in interactive games and then learn how we offer help and support to people in your community. Look for the wheel, and spin it to win great prizes like Jingle Bell Run water bottles, gloves, T-shirts and more!
Credit cards will be accepted for day-of registration and donations at the event.
Tech shirts and prizes available for those who fundraise!
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For more information on how to qualify for our 2014 fundraising incentives, please contact your Jingle Bell Run event director listed below.
Meet Our Youth Honoree
At just seven years old Tommy is a brave little boy. He was diagnosed with arthralgia in 2012. His family had monitored his joint pain and swelling since before his third birthday. Tommy’s symptoms had calmed down for about a year, and then flared up again when he was five years old. He has been a patient of Dr. Wagner-Weiner for the last three years to discover the best method of treatment.Read more about Tommy's story
The Chicago Jingle Bell Run/Walk has applied for and received the Chicago Area Runners Association designation as a CARA Certified Green Race. This race has agreed to adhere to and uphold CARA’s Best Practices Guidelines. Read More...