Chicago Spring Half Marathon and 10K
and Junior Dash
Thank you for joining Team Danny Did!
We are excited to cheer for you on May 12th
There is a race for all levels and ages:
You can go for the half marathon (13.1 miles), challenge yourself with the 10K (6.2 miles), or sign the kids up to run in the Junior Dash!
The Junior Dash will be staged in the following age group heats (age as of 5/15/11): 2-4 years: 50 yards • 5-6 years: 1/4 mile • 7-12 years: 1/2 mile. Each participant will receive a finisher ribbon.
NOTE: Before setting up your online fundraising page, you must first register to enter the race separately at http://www.chicagospringhalf.com/
Register today to secure your spot!
| Joining Team Danny Did indicates that you will:|
1. Spread awareness by letting others know that Danny Did is a powerful resource for individuals, families and caregivers who face the impact of seizures.
2. Encourage others to support your cause financially via a donation to your personal online fundraising page.
- We encourage our half marathon runners to set a minimum $500 goal.
- We encourage our 10K runners to reach a minimum of $250 goal.
- We ask our Junior Dashers to do the best they can and run with Danny in their hearts!
How to get started:
-After reading this page, please click on the join Team Danny! button.
-You will be asked to give your personal sponsorship page a title (your first AND last name), set your goal, and add your own message. Below you will find information about Danny Did, please feel free to cut and paste this into your page after your own personal message.
-While completing the required registration fields, please select your shirt size for your complimentary Team Danny Tech T shirt.
-You must create a free events.org account so you are able to edit or update your sponsorship page as often as you like (be sure to add a picture!). You will be prompted to set a password on the registration page.
In every early morning run, in every training mile, and most of all, as you wake up on race morning, we hope that you feel and gain strength from Danny’s never ending love. Danny Did love to run.
Hey Team Danny Did: Let’s do it BIG for Danny!
Please go and enjoy your life. Danny Did
How Your Tax Deductible Contribution Will Help
We are committed to using funds in the most meaningful ways. Our spending includes:
-Subsidization of seizure detection and prevention devices for families who can’t afford them. To date we have purchased 90 monitors for families across 33 states and Canada-SUDEP (Sudden Unexplained Death in Epilepsy) awareness and outreach in the form of informational and educational materials and presentations, and participation and sponsorships at epilepsy/SUDEP events
-Outreach to neurologists, epileptologists, and others in the medical community to determine the most effective ways to advance awareness of SUDEP
-Research of seizure detection and seizure prediction technologies that may assist in preventing deaths caused by seizures, and assistance to developers of the most promising technologies with funding, exposure, and the FDA approval process
-Funding of clinical trials that produce scientific data on seizure alarm devices that may lead to FDA approvals and subsequent insurance coverage
PLEASE VISIT http://www.dannydid.org/ TO LEARN MORE