A field of 25,463 runners and walkers from 647 companies begins the 2015 J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge in Grant Park. Register now for the 2016 race, scheduled for Thursday, May 26 at Grant Park.
Register for 35th running
at Chicago's Grant Park
CHICAGO, March 2, 2016 — It's the unofficial kickoff to summer, and it is time to begin assembling your team.
Online company and runner registration for the 35th running of the J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge® in Chicago is now available.
Scheduled for Thursday, May 26 at Grant Park, the J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge will attract a crowd of 25,000 runners and walkers from approximately 650 companies. Registration is $50 per entrant and each must be part of a company team. Registration will close when capacity is reached or Thursday, April 28, whichever occurs first.
Companies may enter a minimum of four employees, and there is no maximum. The Corporate Challenge welcomes companies of all sizes and industries, and is an all-inclusive event with highly-competitive racers, weekend joggers and first-time walkers.
Runners pick up their pace as they near the finish of the 2015 Corporate Challenge.
The 2015 race in Grant Park featured 25,463 entrants from 647 companies. The 10 largest companies were: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois (1,077 total entrants), CDW (387), Morningstar (272), Molex (267), Caterpillar (262), Northern Trust (248), United Airlines (242), Catamaran (239), Deloitte (221), The University of Chicago (218), TransUnion (216), and DePaul University (211).
Accenture (men), PwC (women) and Sargent & Lundy (mixed) were the first-place teams last May and earned the right to compete in the 2016 J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge Championship, to be held June 1 in New York City.
If you participated in last year's race, take a moment now to view our photo gallery. All images are available for download on a complimentary basis.
Companies also have the option to turn their participation in the Corporate Challenge into a true team-building experience by reserving hospitality space in Grant Park. Head to our Race Details page for more information or contact Chicago@jpmorgancc.com for more information. Hospitality reservations will close on April 15, or when space is full, whichever occurs first.