Saying Goodbye to Legendary York Cross Country Coach Joe Newton

Editor's Note: This story was originally published in January 2017. On Dec. 9, 2017, Joe Newton passed away in his home in Arizona. He...

Everyday Athlete: Wafa Haleem, Mercy Home

Wafa Haleem’s marathon career started with an invitation from her friend Johanna to attend a Mercy Home for Boys and Girls Poker Night fundraiser;...

5 Things Elite Triathletes Don’t Do

Elite triathletes make it look so easy, don’t they? They practically have effortless strokes in the water, superhuman speed on the bike, flawless form...

Winter Family Adventures

My family is hoping for a snowy winter. Winter ranks as highly as any season at our house because we love so many winter-specific...

Off Season Woes

As December rolls in, I am in full on marathon recovery mode and ready to begin my off-season training. I've been researching cross training...

Winter Riding in Chicago

Winter in this city can make or break a person—not just as an athlete, but as a normal human being who enjoys sunshine and...

GPS Sport Watch Comparison:  Which One Is Best For You?

There was a time when a sport watch could only offer time and heart rate, and offered little additional value.  But with the explosion...

6 Ways to Make Indoor Riding More Fun

Riding outside all year is not an option for many athletes; the winter months bring freezing temperatures, slow flurries and biting wind. However, indoor...

Second Glance: Taylor Ogilvie, VP, GM of Wilmot Mountain

Q: As the General Manager of Wilmot Mountain, what does your job entail? A: We bought Wilmot in January of 2015, and since then...

Chicago Athlete 2017 Holiday Gift Guide

Unsure of what to get the athlete in your life this season? Let our holiday gift guide help you out! Many of these products...
Before you go! 
Sign up for our newsletter:
 
Subscribe Now

Get Our Newsletter!

Get Chicago Athlete Magazine pro tips and news delivered straight to your inbox!
SUBSCRIBE