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The 1st Annual Walk & Roll to Cure FSHD in beautiful Barrington, IL!

Saturday, September 14th, 2019
Citizens Park
511 N Lake Zurich Road
Barrington, IL 60010

  • 8:00am: Check in/Registration opens. This is where you’ll receive your ticket for your free walking taco. If you raised at least $100, you’ll also get your free walk shirt at this time.
  • 8:45am: Start line ceremonies begin: awards, speeches, etc
  • 9:00am: Walk begins. Walk or roll one lap or 50 on the 0.5-mile loop
  • Post-walk: community picnic. Stick around for outdoor games, music, family fun, the food truck and most importantly community!
  • There's no "official" end time as we didn't want to rush to end the largest gathering of people with FSHD and the people that care about them in the Chicago area EVER. Stay and hang out as long as you like.

Everyone who registers gets a free walking taco (taco meat mixed together with Doritos or Fritos. Topped with cheese. Trust me, they're amazing!

Please note: Dogs are NOT allowed at our event, per park policy for special events. Sorry, your fluffy friends will have to stay at home.


* Sign up as an individual and join or start a team and please spread the word *

Earn rewards for your individual fundraising efforts!
To show our appreciation, you'll get cool gear at certain fundraising benchmarks.  CL
ICK HERE  to see what you can earn!

View all of our wonderful sponsors HERE


Can't come, but would like to support the mission?  You can make a tax-deductible donation HERE - THANK YOU for your support!

Click on the button to see if your employer will match your donation! 


For questions about this Walk & Roll event, please reach out to Chapter Director Dave Lukas: ChicagoChapter@fshsociety.org