Team One Step is amazing!!!!!!! Nothing is more rewarding than sending kids with cancer to summer camp! One of my favorite parts of the race was seeing the coaches at mile 24. If it weren't for them, I would never have conquered the next 2 miles with the same energy and excitement I had going. They were so motivating and encouraging. Afterwards, the post party was phenomenal. We were able to hang out with the rest of the team and eat really good food! Thanks Team One Step!
Team One Step is the racing and fundraising team benefiting Children's Oncology Services, Inc. Team One Step is comprised of individuals who compete in a variety of endurance events -- from 5Ks to marathons to triathlons -- while simultaneously raising funds to send children diagnosed with cancer to camp. Through the hours that they log in training and the miles that they conquer on race day, members of Team One Step are empowered by the knowledge that their efforts made a difference in the life of a child with cancer.
2015 Bank of America Chicago Marathon (REGISTER NOW)
The Bank of America Chicago Marathon is the premiere race for Team One Step. As one of the most prestigious marathons in the world, this year's race is set to take place on October 11th. We are currently recruiting runners for our 2015 team.
**Team One Step has a limited number of guaranteed entries available for the 2015 Chicago Marathon. If you would like to bypass the lottery with a guaranteed entry, you can sign up for our team here.
Other Team One Step Events
March 29 -- Known as the unofficial start of the Chicago running season, this 4.97-mile running race starts and finishes in Chicago's Grant Park.
June 12-13 -- This overnight relay running race from Madison, WI to Chicago, IL covers a total of almost 200 miles. Each team member will run a total of three legs, ranging from 3-8 miles. 12-person and 6-person team options are available.
Rock'n'Roll Chicago Half Marathon and 5K (registration coming soon)
July 18-19 -- Featuring a Saturday 5K and Sunday Half Marathon, the Rock'n'Roll series is known for live rock bands and entertainment all along the course.
Transamerica Chicago Triathlon (registration coming soon)
August 30 -- With both sprint and Olympic distances available, the Chicago Triathlon is one of the largest triathlons in the world.
North Shore Century (registration coming soon)
September 20 -- This 100-mile bike ride begins and ends in Evanston, IL and offers a scenic route through Chicago's north shore. 62, 50, and 25- mile options are also available.
Any race, any location, any time
Interested in an endurance or fitness event not listed here? You are still invited to join Team One Step and help send children with cancer to camp. Just follow these three easy steps:
2. Sign up for your race through the event website.
3. We will set you up with a fundraising page and Team One Step gear to get you started!