Region H Row 4 Dough

What is Row 4 Dough

The Row 4 Dough presented by Jones Chiropractic is an exciting and challenging exercise fundraising event benefiting the athletes of Special Olympics Illinois. This event challenges participants to compete as a 5-person team (rowing a 13.1 mile half marathon), a 10-person team (rowing a 26.2 mile full marathon) or as an individual (rowing a 5K).

This Years Row 4 Dough we will be returning to the Chatham Jaycees Sweet Corn Festival! Registration will Start at 7:00 AM on July 20th at Chatham Community Park, and we will begin Rowing at 8:00 AM.

All rowers must collect a minimum of $50 in donations from family, friends, and coworkers to participate.

Each rower to reach the fundraising minimum of $50 will receive an official Row 4 Dough workout shirt. Register by June 30th to be sure to receive your shirt the day of the event.

Make sure to follow us on Facebook at Special Olympics Illinois – Region H. Use the hashtag #Row4Dough to tell us your reason for rowing this year!

We will have awards for the Top Fundraising Team, Top Fundraising Individual, Fastest Team, Slowest Team and Team Spirit.

Check back closer to the event for the registration information

Sponsorship Opportunities:
Special Olympics Illinois offers a variety of Row 4 Dough partnership opportunities locally and statewide. No matter what level, this is a great way to show support for the mission and athletes of Special Olympics Illinois and ensure that we can continue to provide year round programming for individuals with intellectual disabilities. For more information please contact Tara Nickerson at 217-791-7291.

Volunteer Information

Please check back closer to the event date for more information.

Supporting Documents

To see a complete list of all state championship competitions, click here.

To find out more information about the Knights of Columbus, who support Special Olympics Illinois throughout the year, click here.

Who We Are

Special Olympics Illinois is a not-for-profit sports organization offering year-round training and competition in 18 sports to a community of more than 55,000 traditional athletes, Young Athletes, Unified partners, coaches, volunteers, and more. It strives to be a global leader in shaping a culture where people with and without intellectual disabilities are fully integrated into the community by providing year-round opportunities in competitive sports, health education, leadership and personal development. 

If you are interested in being a part of Special Olympics Illinois and its vision, contact your local region, call 800-394-0562 or visit our website. Follow Special Olympics Illinois on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, TikTok and X.  


Jul 20 2024


8:00 am - 1:00 pm


$50.00 fee to participate.


Chatham Jaycees Sweetcorn Festival
711 S Park Ave, Chatham, IL 62629


Tara Nickerson
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