CHIditarod X is March 7!!

Have you registered for CHIditarod X yet? Visit dogtag to get your team all set up for the most EPIC 'rod yet. WOOF WOOF.

And don't forget to sign your team up on Razoo if you want your fundraising to count towards the highly coveted Most Epic Fundraiser award, and contact for matching grants!

Merch pre-orders are open until February 13! We're drowning in super rad CHIditaSwag so pre-order your custom shirts, totes, and awesome patches in our store!

Thanks to the fundraising efforts of all you righteous ‘Rodders, The CHIditarod Foundation 501(c)(3) provided $25,000 in 2014 in micro-grants to 7 organizations fighting hunger in Chicago in innovative ways. Check out this blog post to learn more about the awesome work these organizations are doing in Chicago.



Design Contest Winners Announced (Merch pre-sales open!!)

Drum roll, please…   And the t-shirt design winner is…Ryan Sneddon! And the t-shirt design runner-up is… Corey Kraus! And the patch design winner is… Yeah right, like we’d tell you before race day. HA!   A huge ‘rod of applause for our epic designers!!   Which means… pre-sales for shirts, totes, and YEAR X PATCHES…


2014 Sabotage Report

May the forces of evil become confused on the way to your house. – Maybe said by George Carlin once.   Behold! The sweet and sour truth that sabotage is a long standing tradition of the CHIditarod. Often attempted, seldom nuanced. A minute to learn, a lifetime to master. Sabotage is an often-controversial aspect of…


Mush! Chicago’s Annual Shopping Cart Race Celebrates 10th Year

On March 7th, giant muppet heads, birthday cakes, and mobile diners will once again brave the cold to celebrate the CHIditarod’s tenth anniversary in what’s expected to be its most rambunctious year yet. Despite its humble origins as an underground, costumed invasion of Chicago’s Near West Side, CHIditarod has grown into a Chicago institution which…

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CANCELED: February Fundraising Party: SuperRodders vs. CHIditaVillains!

CANCELED: February Fundraising Party: SuperRodders vs. CHIditaVillains! Dust off those tights, capes (no seriously, there’s a cape-off) and get ready for a TWO-FACED February Fundraising party! It’ll be THE THING. Buy tickets here. February Fundraising Festivities: SuperRodders vs CHIditaVillains Friday, February 6th Emporium – Logan Square Open bar: 7:30pm – 10:30pm Party goes all night…


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