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Volunteer for the Chicago Marathon


The 2009 Aid Station 08 water team poses before the runners arrive

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon is the pinnacle of achievement for elite athletes and everyday runners alike. On Sunday, October 11, 2009, runners from all 50 states and more than 100 countries will set out to accomplish a personal dream.

Volunteers are needed at aid stations to hand out Gatorade and water and to offer much needed support.  You can help!

If you are an endurance athlete, now is the time to return the favor for all the volunteers who have helped you.

East Bank Club's aid station (Aid Station #08) on Grand and Wells Streets, at mile 11.8 on the course is looking for volunteers.  Please check out:

On this page, you can click to register.  On the drop down menu, please click on East Bank Club and Rauner College Prep.  The password to sign up is: aidstation08

Of course, there are many volunteer opportunities available.  And if you can't make it on race day to Aid Station 8, there are many other aid stations and race weekend positions needing assistance.  Please go to:
for more information and volunteer opportunities.