The 2016 Esprit de She Chicago Run is now SOLD OUT!

Gildan Esprit de She Chicago offers both a 5K and a 10K course so you can pick the option that’s right for you.

To read more about our 5K and 10K courses, visit our Sport Information page.


Refer a friend to race and get rewarded! Because life is way more fun when it’s shared, run together at a 2016 Gildan Esprit de She run and earn a free $20 Moxie Cycle gift card for both you and your friend. Learn more and register to race!

Register and Receive

Be the envy of your friends with fashionable freebies from Gildan Esprit de She! To compliment your fun race experience, you’ll receive a custom MPG performance tank perfect for working out, grabbing coffee with a friend or running around town. Also, look forward to receiving your gift bag filled with goodies we know you’ll love. But wait, there’s more! Register and receive the following:

  • An official MPG race performance tank ($40 value, pictured on right)
  • Gift bag
  • Finisher’s medal with removable charm
  • Two complimentary drinks at our signature Bubbly Bar (21 and over only)
  • Healthy post-race eats
  • Access to our Panasonic Beauty Bar powered by LifeSpa with complimentary massage, mini manicures and hair braiding
  • Professional event timing and live results messaging to track and promote your race success
  • Invitation to join Finish Line Training from Life Time Run
  • Free post-race photo digital downloads courtesy of The Vision Council
  • Award necklaces will be presented to the top three overall 5K and 10K finishers as well as the top three finishers in each age group


Award necklaces will be presented to the top three overall 5K and 10K finishers, as well as the top three finishers in the following age groups:

  • Ages 6-12
  • Ages 13-19
  • Ages 20-29
  • Ages 30-39
  • Ages 40-49
  • Ages 50-59
  • Ages 60-69
  • Ages 70+

Founding Finishers

2013 marked the debut season of Gildan Esprit de She – The Spirit of Her Race Series. Thousands of women across the country are celebrated as Founding Finishers for racing in 2013, 2014 and 2015. We invite you to continue the tradition in 2016. Returning Founding Finishers receive:
Founding Finisher race bib
20% off Gildan Esprit de She race apparel
Please be sure to confirm you are a Founding Finisher when asked during the registration process. Founding Finishers must have raced with us in 2013, 2014 and 2015.

Registration Refund

Good news! Life Time participates in the optional Registration Refund Plan administered by Stonebridge Benefit Services, Inc., a Transamerica Company.

If you choose the Registration Refund option at time of registration, you could receive a full refund of the registration fees you paid if you are unable to participate due to the following reason:

  • Personal injury or unforeseen illness
  • Family member injury or illness
  • Involuntary job loss
  • Loss of Life
  • Unexpected covered travel delays
  • Pregnancy
  • Childbirth or adoption
  • Family member childbirth
  • Active military duty or deployment
  • Permanent job relocation

Please note: A Qualified Medical Practitioner must certify illness, injury or pregnancy refund requests.

> Learn more and review program FAQs
> View the terms and conditions

To request a claim form to process a claim for a refund please contact Customer Service at 877-527-0957 or email at

Races Changes and Deferrals

Need to change your race distance? Click here to go to your Chronotrack registration and select “Change Race” to choose a new distance. All changes must be done two weeks prior to the event.

Only participants that signed up for the Registration Refund option during registration can qualify for a refund. If you would like to defer your entry to next year, please login to your Chronotrack account and select “Change Race.”

Event Sponsors

This specific Gildan Esprit de She event is brought to you by the following sponsors.

Our Beloved Sponsors

Gildan Esprit de She has teamed up with top national brands to give you an unforgettable race experience. Our events are made possible by their generous support.