Recovering from the Brutal Winter

It's not news that the winter in the Midwest has been all kinds of terrible. However, that doesn't change the fact that with April...

Road Race Participation Numbers Hold Steady for 2017

The numbers are in and the news is not surprising. For the vast majority of road races of all sizes across the U.S., participation...

The Chicago Area Runners Association Announces New Executive Director

The Chicago Area Runners Association announced that Executive Director, Ed Zylka, will step down, and former Duke University Cross Country Coach, Kevin Jermyn, will...

Transamerica Chicago Triathlon

More than 9,000 athletes congregated in Chicago the weekend of August 26 to compete in the 34th annual Transamerica Chicago Triathlon, the nation’s largest...

MyFloat Wave

Leon's introduces the first "MyFloat Wave" for beginner triathletes Have you ever wanted to try a triathlon, but uncertain that you could complete the swim? ...

Fleet Feet Sports Announces Launch of Running-Based Emoji App

Fleet Feet Sports, the retail leader in building and supporting thriving local running communities, announces plans for the Oct. 1 launch of runMoji(TM), the...

Hot Chocolate Series Bucks Running Trend With Continued Growth

RAM Racing’s popular Hot Chocolate Race Series announced the winning design of its online goodie bag poll today and projected that for the ninth...
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Race Recap: Live Grit Lakefront 10 Miler and 5K

The Live Grit Lakefront 10 Miler and 5K was this past Saturday at Montrose Beach. Put on by the Chicago Area Runners Association (CARA),...

Women’s Running Magazine Cover Runner Contest Searching for Runners

The forth annual Women’s Running Cover Runner Contest powered by Jaybird with the Rock ’n’ Roll Marathon Series is searching for a runner to appear on its...

Heather Jackson First American Female Pro to IRONMAN Podium in 10 Years

Rudy Project pro triathlete Heather Jackson made history at the 2016 IRONMAN® World Championship as she crossed the finish line in third, making her...