In Wake of Closing, U-Sole Owner Wants to Bring Awareness to Small Businesses

On September 8, Universal Sole Running Store owner Joel Feinberg announced that at the end of the month, the store’s doors will close. As Universal...

‘Personal Trainer Store’ Focuses on LGBTQ Community

Finding a personal trainer can be tough, and hiring one you feel completely comfortable with can be even tougher. However, Right Fit For You...

Hydration 101: Less is More

While many runners swear by the “drink as much water as humanely possible before a race” strategy to hydrate, recent research proves that may...

ITU World Triathlon Chicago Course

The First ever ITU World Triathlon Chicago has announced the course for both the Olympic and sprint distance races. The races will be held...

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...

CARA Announces New Executive Director

The Chicago Area Runners Association announced yesterday that it has named Edward Zylka as its executive director. Zylka will replace Johnpaul Higgins, who assumed interim executive...

5 Steps to Get More Miles From Your Favorite Running Clothes & Gear

There’s not much that feels as satisfying and free as slipping into your favorite running clothes, lacing up your shoes and hitting the trail,...

Rockdale Ramblin’ 10k

The Rockdale Ramblin' 10k is a race that I suggest everyone try. Wait, scratch that. The Rockdale Ramblin' 10k is a race that I...

endur8 Launches the First Nutrition App for Endurance Athletes

endur8 has launched a unique nutrition app that alerts endurance athletes exactly when to refuel during training and competition. Using a science-backed, peer-reviewed formula for...

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...