Whether you are training for a race, seeking the camaraderie and support of a running group, or just looking to get involved and give back in your community, becoming a member of the Chicago Area Runners Association is a great way to support your running, and the work CARA provides to the Chicagoland running community at-large. Members receive first access to select events, discounts on CARA races and training programs, local race discounts, group runs and much more!