Thanksgiving Day Races Continue to See Strong Growth

A holiday known for feasts, naps and football continues to be defined by running, as Thanksgiving Day maintains its top spot as the sport's...

Fleet Feet Old Town to Relocate Next Month

In December, Fleet Feet Old Town will have a new address. Currently located at 1620 North Wells Street, Fleet Feet Old Town will move to...

New Outdoor Track Opens Nov. 11 on West Side

On the west side of Chicago, a brand new outdoor track is being built at Hope Academy. The students of the school, along with...

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...

Application Period for the 2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon Opens October 24

Today the Bank of America Chicago Marathon announced that it will start accepting runner applications for the 2018 event on Tuesday, October 24 at...

Chicago Marathon Brings $282M to Chicago Economy

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon continues to contribute to Chicago’s economy, with the 2016 race delivering an estimated $282 million in total business...

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...

Olympians, NYC Champs Among Added Athletes to 2017 Chicago Marathon Elite Field

Today, the Bank of America Chicago Marathon announced changes to the elite field for the Oct. 8, 2017 race. Men’s field Stanley Biwott (KEN) will make...

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...

NRC, Running Central Partner with Superfeet

Two Illinois retailers are now part of a few select retailers nationwide to host a technology that creates custom, manufactured ME3D insoles. Naperville Running Company and...
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