August 19, 2017 - Register Now!

Illini-Badger Challenge

Illini-Badger Half Marathon Challenge

  • All participants who register for and finish both the Christie Clinic Illinois Half Marathon in Champaign-Urbana, IL, on April 28 and the Madison Mini-Marathon in Madison, WI, on August 18 are eligible for the Illini-Badger Half Marathon Challenge. (Participants who run the Half I-Challenge on race weekend in Champaign-Urbana also qualify)
  • Run two memorable half marathons in two great cities and receive three fantastic medals—at no additional cost! Run 26.2 miles between two great races and receive a commemorative Illini-Badger Half Marathon Challenger finisher medal to go with your Illinois Half Marathon medal and your Madison Mini-Marathon medal.
  • Top three male and female OPEN finishers (based on combined times in the two events) will receive a special award to be presented on site at the Madison Mini-Marathon on August 18.
  • Top three male and female MASTERS finishers (based on combined times in the two events) will receive a special award to be presented on site at the Madison Mini-Marathon on August 18.