Train for The Chicago Marathon in 6 Weeks? It Can Be Done

Labor Day is over, and for many, that means summer is over too. As leaves and temperatures start dropping, so do the number of...

4 Chicago-Area Sprint Triathlons to Try This Summer

If you are a triathlete or a wanna-be triathlete, the Chicago area offers you a great deal of options for races.  While the races...

The 10 Oldest U.S. Footraces

The first race in history was the Palio del Drappo Verde 10K in April 1208 held in Verona, Italy. The 6.2 mile race was...

Nike’s 2019 Chicago Marathon Gear is Here

Nike has released their 2019 Bank of America Chicago Marathon gear and it is spectacular! If you have not yet seen it, check out...

70 Illinois Turkey Trots to Choose from This Thanksgiving

Now that Halloween’s over and it's officially November, we can start our countdown to a runner’s favorite holiday – Thanksgiving! Not only do calories...

Where I Train With Andrew Starykowicz

Boulder, San Diego, Tucson, Austin, Central Flor- ida: When triathletes think of ideal training locations, these are usually the first places that come to...

10 Tips for Bank of America Chicago Marathon Spectators

“One-point-seven million spectators who go nuts for everyone all day long,” will line the city’s streets for this year’s Bank of America Chicago Marathon,...

Tuesday Reviews-Day: Physiclo Resistance Pants

“A pair of pants that feels like you’re working out under water,” was the ad that I saw on Facebook one day. The brand...

Clif Bar Athlete of the Year Ryan Giuliano

Ryan Giuliano’s rise to become one of the area’s top amateur athletes is extraordinary. During his time as a student at Conant High School...

A Guide to the 2015 Transamerica Chicago Triathlon

Though hard to imagine now, the Transamerica Chicago Triathlon began in a rather humble fashion in 1983, with approximately 750 triathletes competing in the...