Bike Share Programs Continue to Grow in Popularity and Impact

The bike share industry has continued its trend of incredible growth in 2017. According to the National Association of City Transportation Officials there were...

Local Team Wins High School Triathlon National Championship

Fifteen members of the Sammy’s Fox Valley Region Club Team traveled to University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa for the High School National Triathlon Championships...

Chicago Campuses Compete in Bike2Campus Week

Next week, 12 Chicago-area colleges and universities will compete in Chicago’s Bike 2 Campus Week. Throughout the week, riders will track their miles online, and...

Chicago Running Groups Head to Boston

Of the 900 Illinoisans competing in the 121st Boston Marathon on Monday, nearly 150 of them will represent Chicago running groups. Throughout the winter, several...

Ben Beach to Become First Runner to Finish 50 Consecutive Boston Marathons

On April 17, Ben Beach, 67, will be racing his 50th consecutive Boston Marathon, and will become the first athlete to ever run 50...

Local Women’s Team Wins Shamrock Shuffle

Sunday, five women from the New Balance Chicago running team stood on the first place podium at the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K. Kristen...

Women ‘Talk it Out’ about Gender Biases in Endurance Sports

On Thursday, Live Grit hosted a roundtable discussion on gender equality in the endurance sports community. The conversation is part of several sessions sponsored...

Race Participation Drops for Third Consecutive Year

For the third straight year, the number of road race finishers declined in the United States, as 16,957,100 runners crossed a finish line in...

Lakefront Path Separation to Begin ‘ASAP’

The Chicago Park District and Active Transportation Alliance hosted an open house Wednesday Night with the public to provide final details regarding the Lakefront...

Active Trans: Tell Congress to Reject President’s Proposed Cuts to Transit, Walking and Biking

Message from the Active Transportation Alliance: Last week President Trump released his first budget proposal and it would be devastating for people who ride transit,...
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