Registration Now Open For Fifth Annual Magellan Chicago Spring Half Marathon & 10k
May 19 event supports Northwestern Brain Tumor Institute; Registration now open at

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Life Time Fitness (NYSE: LTM), The Healthy Way of Life Company, announces that registration is now open for the Magellan Chicago Spring Half Marathon and 10k May 19, 2013 at the Park at Lakeshore East. The event kicks-off with the start of the half marathon followed by the 10k and lastly, a Junior Dash for children ages 2 - 12.

The festivities begin at 5:30 a.m. with packet pickup for all events. The Magellan Chicago Spring Half Marathon follows at 7:00 a.m. Participants for the 10k race will start at 7:30 a.m., with the Junior Dash starting at 9:00 a.m. In addition to races and awards ceremonies, a post-race picnic and celebration will take place from 8:00 – 11:00 a.m. inside the Park at Lakeshore East for race participants, volunteers and spectators.

All registrants of the Magellan Chicago Spring Half Marathon and 10k have the option to include additional monetary donations to the event’s official charity partner, The Northwestern Brain Tumor Institute.

To register or learn more about the Magellan Chicago Spring Half Marathon, visit

About Magellan Chicago Spring Half Marathon and 10k
The Magellan Chicago Spring Half Marathon and 10k is in its fifth year of providing a running experience for all individuals who want to participate regardless of their abilities. More than 15,000 runners have participated, generating nearly $500,000 to benefit the Northwestern Brain Tumor Institute. Additional information is available at

About Life Time Fitness, Inc.
As The Healthy Way of Life Company, Life Time Fitness (NYSE:LTM) helps organizations, communities and individuals achieve their total health objectives, athletic aspirations and fitness goals by engaging in their areas of interest – or discovering new passions – both inside and outside of Life Time’s distinctive and large sports, professional fitness, family recreation and spa destinations, most of which operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The Company’s Healthy Way of Life approach enables customers to achieve this by providing the best programs, people and places of uncompromising quality and value. As of November 1, 2012, the Company operated 105 centers under the LIFE TIME FITNESS® and LIFE TIME ATHLETIC(SM) brands in the United States and Canada. Additional information about Life Time centers, programs and services is available

For further information: Life Time Fitness, Inc. Karen Jayne Greenwood, 952-229-7162