Everything You Need to Know to Get Ready for Your Fall Marathon

The countdown is on. You’ve signed up for the race and circled the date on your calendar. Now you need to actually do the...
International Elite Field

34 ‘International Running Stars’ Make Up Elite Field for Bank of America Chicago Marathon

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon announced today that several international running stars are joining the 41st annual Bank of America Chicago Marathon elite...

Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle Announces Inaugural One-Mile Event on March 23

Event organizers of the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle announced an exciting addition to race weekend: a one-mile event to take place on Saturday,...

CARA Executive Director Named Team USA Coach

Chicago Area Runners Association (CARA) Executive Director Kevin Jermyn has been selected to lead Team USA’s men’s distance squad at the 2017 Pan American...

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon Selects 2018 Field

Runners who entered the 2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon non-guaranteed entry drawing were notified of their status on Tuesday. A record 44,341 individuals...

Boston Marathon Fundraising Raises $30.6 Million in 2016 Race

Participants running on behalf of more than 200 non-profit organizations raised $30.6 million for charity this year in the 120th running of the Boston...

Bank of America Chicago Marathon Registration Info

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon will close most of their registration on Monday at noon. At that time both the lottery and many...

3 Ways To Add Volunteering & Spectating Into Your Training Schedule

All runners understand the importance of volunteers and spectators at races. Volunteers set up cones and help put together the start and finish line....

Area Runners Reflect on 2015 Boston Marathon

From left to right: Julia Montag, Rachael Stack, Kati Petry, Taylor Feehley and Jennifer Plaskota Amid rain, wind and cool temperatures, 26,610 runners crossed the...

How to Enjoy Boston from Chicago

On Monday hundreds of Chicagoans will join runners from all over the world for the historic running of the Boston Marathon. With emotions higher...