Team Cal - Chicago Marathon


October 10, 2021
7:00 am


337 E Randolph Street
Chicago, IL 60601

Team Cal - Chicago Marathon

Join Team Cal and train with an amazing group of runners with great benefits and help kids fighting cancer.

Team Cal - Chicago Marathon

What is Team CAL?
Team Cal is a Cal’s Angels Athlete Ambassador program for anyone that wants to help kids fighting cancer! Whether you want to run a marathon, a half-marathon, host a local event, compete in a cycling event or triathlon, or aim to go from couch to 5K, this is the right place for you. Whatever you choose to do, your efforts will help grant wishes and provide financial support to children and families fighting pediatric cancer. Interested in joining or want more information? Contact or

Runner Benefits:

  • Guaranteed race entry with $1,750 fundraising commitment
  • FREE training program by a certified RRCA Running Coach
  • Articles, Support & Tips from a certified RRCA Running Coach
  • Race day support
  • Team CAL Apparel featuring apparel from 2XU – view size chart
  • Personalized fundraising page through Haku
  • Fundraising tips & guidance from the Cal’s Angels team
  • Team engagement opportunities
  • Run in honor or memory of a Cal’s Angels child
  • Opportunity to attend a Cal’s Angels monthly hospital party (on-hold due to Covid)
  • The satisfaction of running to help kids fighting cancer – raising $1,000 grants a wish for a child
  • Fundraising opportunities with incentives

A credit card is necessary to guarantee your fundraising requirement and to secure your spot in the race. 


Meet The Race Director and Coach, Becky Willi

Becky Willi is an avid runner and multi-sport athlete. She has competed since High school in a full range of distances from 5K to Marathon to Sprint and Olympic distance triathlons to several hundred-mile endurance relays!  She has been an active fundraiser for childhood Cancer programs through running since she was 16.

Becky loves working with and motivating runners of all ages and abilities to train smart and reach their goals.  Having trained for and completed more races than she can count and winning several age-group podium awards while balancing a family and career you can trust her experience and style to get you to the starting line healthy and ready!

Becky is a certified Marathon Training coach through Road Runners Club of America. In addition to working with Cal’s Angels she coaches private clients training runners in youth programs, high school programs, and marathon distance programs.

She lives in Elgin with her husband, daughter, and of course – dog!

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