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...

Train for The Chicago Marathon in 6 Weeks? It Can Be Done

Labor Day is over, and for many, that means summer is over too. As leaves and temperatures start dropping, so do the number of...

New Website Pairs Blind Runners with Sighted Guides

Training for a major endurance challenge often brings up several logistical challenges. When will you find time train? Can you find training terrain that...

10 Tips for Bank of America Chicago Marathon Spectators

“One-point-seven million spectators who go nuts for everyone all day long,” will line the city’s streets for this year’s Bank of America Chicago Marathon,...
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CARA Announces Circuit Winners, 2015 Races

The Chicago Area Runners Association revealed both the winners of its 2014 Runners’ Choice Circuit and the races on its 2015 circuit over the...

Toughest Area Races

Many runners think of the Windy City as a great place to PR. Flat and temperate, Chicago athletes often have to run faster or...

2015 Bank of America Chicago Marathon Lottery Entrants Receive Notification

2015 Bank of America Chicago Marathon Lottery Entrants Receive Notification Limited Entries Still Available Through Official Charity Teams CHICAGO – Runners who entered the 2015 Bank...
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YogaFit Founder Offers Yoga Tips for Runners

Looking for a way to wind down and recover after a run? Beth Shaw, YogaFit founder, provides eight poses to help stretch tired muscles,...

Training for a Half Marathon on Short Notice

Starting in April, you can find a half marathon in Illinois almost every weekend. While improving weather may tempt you to pull out your...

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...