Last-Minute Marathon FAQ

Having a lot of questions before a marathon is normal. Regardless if this is your first or 15th, every race is different and it...

Coach of Chicago Marathon Favorites Receives Doping Ban

It appears distance running is finally having its Lance Armstrong moment. Alberto Salazar, head coach of the Nike Oregon Project, has been banned for...

October Athletes of the Month: Elizabeth Waterstraat and Linus Pagusara

Elizabeth Waterstraat Accomplishments Founded Multisport Mastery, Inc. Certified USA Triathlon Level II & Endurance Coach Won the 2019 Pleasant Prairie Triathlon What is your favorite triathlon...

A Wild Weekend in Doha

The IAAF Track & Field World Championships kicked off this weekend in Doha, Qatar, providing plenty of heat for the athletes and plenty of...

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...

Give Back to the Running Community by Volunteering

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’” – Martin Luther King, Jr. Each year, thousands upon thousands of volunteers...

The Pony Shop on the Growing CCC Junior Program

The hashtag #CrossIsComing has 88.1k tags and for a good reason - it’s fun, family orientated and accessible. While cyclocross continues to boom, one...

PTO Seeks to Acquire Ironman: An interview with the new CEO

On Monday, the Pro Triathletes Organization (PTO) announced intentions to attempt to purchase the World Triathlon Corporation (Ironman). Ironman is currently owned by the...

What not to do during tapering

The last long run is in the books, you are finally starting to feel a bit better from weeks of hard training, and the...

Different Goals, Same Runner

Lexi Fiedler’s relationship with running has changed quite a bit over the past 13 months. The 33-year-old from Logan Square has finished five marathons—from...