Chicago’s New ‘312 RiverRun’ Includes 2 Mile Trail

Last week, Mayor Rahm Emanuel broke ground on a major project to transform the riverfront neighborhood on Chicago’s North Side into one of the...

Rupp, Hasay Will Return to Run the 2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon announced today that defending champion and three-time Olympic medalist Galen Rupp and American marathon debut record-holder Jordan Hasay...

Active Trans Surveys Local Candidates on Transportation

The Active Transportation Alliance surveyed local mayoral and aldermanic candidates on their stances on a variety of biking, walking and transit issues earlier this...

2013 CARA Awards

The annual CARA awards were announced over the weekend and runners across Chicagoland have been recognized for their achievements through 2013. Among the awards...
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Full Schedule of Events Planned for Chicago Bike Week

Chicago Bike Week kicks off today, and several events will take place over the next seven days to encourage and bring attention to urban...

CARA Names New Executive Director

Thursday, the Chicago Area Runner’s Association announced the passing of the torch to a new Executive Director; at the end of the month, current...
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Maintaining Balance During the Holidays

With parties, shopping, travel and end-of-the-year responsibilities filling many peoples’ calendars this month, health and fitness pursuits often move further down their priority lists....

FiveFingers Class Action Lawsuit Settled

Since the 1970s, runners have been looking for any way to improve their times and do anything they can to speed up. With that...

Elite Triathlete Comes to Chicagoland

One of the best ways for young athletes to learn their craft is to work with the best in their field. Young triathletes in...

653 Illinoisans Cross the 2019 Boston Marathon Finish Line

Monday marked the 123rd Boston Marathon, and of the 26,632 total finishers, 653 travelled from Illinois. One of the day’s biggest highlights was University of Illinois...