Defending Champions Tatyana McFadden and Marcel Hug Lead Professional Wheelchair Field 

Today, the Bank of America Chicago Marathon announced that 15-time world champion, four-time Paralympian and seven-time Chicago Marathon champion Tatyana McFadden (USA) and 20-time...

Intelligentsia Cup Sees 29% Ridership Increase with More Race Days

The 2017 Intelligentsia Cup powered by SRAM saw a sharp increase in ridership numbers for the sixth edition of the event, thanks in large...

Illinois Leads Country with Most Bicycle Friendly Universities

On Tuesday, the League of American Bicyclists announced 51 Bicycle Friendly Universities, six of which are in Illinois, putting the state at the top...

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,...

Chicago, Aurora Bike Lanes Named ‘Best Of 2016’

PeopleForBikes recently recognized two protected bike lanes in Illinois in the top five best bike lanes in the country. Ranked second in the country is on Randolph...

Chicago is Only Midwest City to Earn ‘Gold Medal’ in Health

In a recent assessment of the country’s top 40 cities, Chicago was recognized as one of the five healthiest, earning the only gold medal...

Volunteers Packing 600 Bikes for Children

Bikes for Lesotho, a Chicago-based organization founded in 2012, is preparing 600 bikes for children. The bikes will travel more than 8,000 miles via...

Divvy Celebrates 2.5M Rides with Labor Day Deal

Divvy riders reached a major milestone just in time for Labor Day: they’ve pedaled the blue bikes 2.5 million times since the beginning of the year!...

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...

USATF Marathon National Champions Emma Bates, Brogan Austin Join Hasay, Rupp in 2019 Bank...

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon announced Thursday that a strong field of American runners will join previously announced superstars Galen Rupp and Jordan...