2019 Race Against Gun Violence

June 6th, 2019 - Arvey Field, Grant Park, Chicago - program begins 6:30 pm

The Race Against Gun Violence is a rallying point to raise awareness and funds for organizations working to save lives and build Chicago’s future. It is an opportunity to change the narrative about our city, call concerned citizens to action and show the world that Chicago can come together to solve the problem of gun violence.

There are multiple ways to participate in the race: as a runner, sponsor, fundraiser/contributor, volunteer, Community Partner or Affiliate.  100% of charitable contributions are distributed to nonprofit organizations dedicated to reducing gun violence.

Join the movement -- every stride counts!


Price for 8k, 5k Run, and 2 Mile Walk will increase in 1 week.
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In consideration of the foregoing, I, for myself, my heirs, executors, administrators, personal representatives, successors and assigns, waive and release any and all rights, claims and courses of action I have or may have against EnMotive, Strides for Peace Run/Walk, Running Away, LLC and its affiliates, their agents, employees, officers, directors, successors and assigns and any and all sponsors, their representatives and successors, the Chicago Park District, and members of the Chicago Park District Board of Commissioners, and the officers, agents, and employees of the Chicago Park District, individually and collectively, that may arise as a result of my participation in the 2018 Race Against Gun Violence and any pre- and post- event activities. I attest and verify that I am physically fit and have sufficiently trained for the completion of this event and my physical condition has been verified by a licensed medical doctor. Further, I hereby grant full permission to any and all of the foregoing to use any photographs, motion pictures, recordings, or any other record of this event for any legitimate purpose including commercial advertising, without monetary payment to me.


I am acting solely as a coordinator to register an adult or minor participant, or group of such participants, and will submit the appropriate supplemental waiver form or forms per instructions provided upon check out.

I understand that there are no refunds, but if I am unable to participate my registration fee will go to community partners as a donation.