Deena Kastor

Deena Kastor: Q&A on Everything Chicago

Deena Kastor is most famously known in Chicago for her 2005 win at 2:21:25 and then breaking the Women’s Masters record in 2015 with...
Race day advice

Last Minute Race Day Advice from Chicago Athlete Ambassadors

It's hard to believe that after months of training, the Bank of America Chicago Marathon is this weekend. Whether this is your first marathon...

How to Watch the Bank of America Chicago Marathon

Live Spectating As in previous years, general spectators will not have access to the race start and finish areas within Grant Park on race day. These areas...

Bank of America Chicago Marathon, Biofreeze Announce Multi-Year Partnership

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon announced today that it has signed a new multi-year agreement with Performance Health, parent company of the leading...

lululemon Says ‘Chicago is For Runners’ Ahead of Bank of America Chicago Marathon

Popular activewear brand lululemon is focusing on runners in Chicago this month, surrounding the Bank of America Chicago Marathon. Before, during and after the...

Bank of America Chicago Marathon Surpasses Record, Bringing More Than $338 Million to Chicago...

The 40th anniversary of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon generated a record- setting $338 million in estimated business impact to the city of...
med tent

Have No Fear, The Med Tent Is Here

Let’s face it. The idea of receiving medical care at a race can be both discouraging and intimidating, regardless of your age, experience levels,...
Gwen Jorgensen

Q&A: Olympic Triathlon Gold Medalist Gwen Jorgensen

In 2009, Gwen Jorgensen had just graduated from the University of Wisconsin and found herself with a nice desk job as an accountant for...

Bank of America Chicago Marathon, Shedd Aquarium Team Up to Reduce Single-Use Plastics

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon is partnering with Chicago’s Shedd Aquarium to take on the issue of reducing single-use plastic pollution by joining the...
Elite Wheelchair

Defending Champions McFadden, Hug Lead Elite Wheelchair Field

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon announced today that 15-time world champion, four-time Paralympic and eight-time Chicago Marathon champion, and course record-holder Tatyana McFadden...
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