CARA’s Free ‘Go Run Program Launches New Schedule in 2019

The Chicago Area Runners Association’s free ‘Go Run program is back with a new schedule format for 2019. Organized in partnership with the Chicago...

Oak Park Runners Club Announces $25,000 Gift to its Charitable Race Partners

The Oak Park Runners Club (OPRC) has announced a $25,000 gift of race proceeds from the Good Life Race in support of both the...
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Race Recap: Frosty 5 Mile

… And the race was on. Wait, I should probably start from the beginning. I should start by saying that the Frosty 5 Mile is my...
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Out of the Office: Epson Enters GPS Watch Market

Long associated with printers and projectors, Epson moved into the fitness sector earlier this year, using its own technology in products designed for everyday...

First Frank Lloyd Wright One Mile Run to be in Oak Park

The Frank Lloyd Wright One Mile Run will be held on Sunday, Aug. 7 at 7:30 a.m. in front of the Frank Lloyd Wright...

Illinois Runners in Boston Take in Experience

Running the Boston Marathon is on every major runner's checklist of things to do. It's been called the most important marathon in the world...

Concerts and Races Come Together for 5Ks

Music festivals in Chicago are impossible to miss and in August the running crowd will get their very own taste with two concert themed...

Stay Safe Along Busy Streets

Warm weather usually means only one thing for athletes. More opportunities to get out and get some workouts in. Whether it's the lakefront path,...
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Strava Expands Offerings to Include Training Plans

Strava, the popular app and website that allows runners and cyclists to track and analyze their data while connecting you with others doing the...

Boston Marathon Announces Elite Field

John Hancock Financial today announced the Elite USA Team for the 118th running of the Boston Marathon on April 21, 2014. The exceptional U.S....