Opportunity Knocks is an official charity partner of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon!! Runners will be fundraising for Opportunity Knocks as they train to run 26.2 miles on October 7, 2018.

We are excited to introduce you to Clare, one of our dedicated team members!!!

Where/when was your first marathon? 2011 University of Illinois – Champaign

How many marathons have you run? 1

Most memorable race/run? Rock n Roll Half Marathon with my cousin Bear

Is there a race you run every year? Makin’ Tracks is a race I try to run every year. I think I have a solid 12 under my belt. I love it because it’s local!

Hot or Cold weather running? Hot

Favorite post race food? Guacamole

Can’t run without… music

Pre race routine: sleep!!!

Why do you run? For exercise and to prove to myself that I can do it

Why are you running for Opportunity Knocks? Because I want to support my community