Proud to Run

Our Annual Charitable Race – Proud to Run

Proud to Run is a permanent pillar of FR/FW Chicago’s race circuit and is the only race in the circuit that is presented by FR/FW Chicago. As part of Chicago’s Gay and Lesbian Pride Week activities since 1982, Proud To Run (PTR) is an annual 10K run & 5K run/ walk along the lakefront, focused on celebrating pride in and raising funds to support the greater Chicago area LGBTQ community. In 2016 there was a record turnout of more than 1,800 registrants. Overall, more than 2,200 people participated in the event by running, walking, volunteering and sponsoring. Proud To Run is organized by an all volunteer, community based board of directors and is a Chicago Area Runners Association and USA Track and Field certified event.

Race date was: Saturday, June 24, 2017.