Chicago Marathon Registration Opens February 1

January 31, 2012 |

Registration for the 2012 Bank of America Chicago Marathon will open to the public beginning at 12 p.m.* (CST) on Wednesday, February 1, 2012. The registration fee is $150 for U.S. participants and $175 for participants outside the U.S. Registration will close when the participant capacity of 45,000 is reached.

* Please note that registration will open at a new time of day this year, beginning at 12 p.m. (noon) rather than 12 a.m. (midnight).

Event Entry Requirements:
•    The 2012 Bank of America Chicago Marathon has a required maximum net finish time of 6 hours and 30 minutes (h:mm:ss/6:30:59).
•    Participants must be 16 years or older on race day, October 7, 2012, to register. Participants 16-17 years of age must have a statement signed by their parent or legal guardian permitting them to participate.
•    Sale and/or transfer of race entries/bib numbers is strictly prohibited. All entry fees are non-refundable, and may not be deferred toward a future event.


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Derek Griffiths is the publisher of Colorado Runner and the race director for all events produced by Colorado Runner Events. An avid runner since middle school, Derek has completed over 50 marathons with a PR of 2:41:09 set at the Cincinnati Flying Pig Marathon in 2003.