March Madness Half Marathon

Runners gathered at Cary Grove High School on Sunday to take on The Hillstriders Running Club's March Madness Half Marathon and its relentless hills...

Naperville St. Paddys Day 5k

  On Saturday, I joined over 2,000 people for the 9th annual St. Paddys Day 5K in downtown Naperville. This race welcomes runners and walkers from...

Deer Park St. Patty’s Day 10k/5k

On Saturday, March 16, All Community Events held its annual St. Patty’s Day race in downtown Deer Park. A 5K, 10K, and Kids Dash...

Tackling the City Commute by Foot or Bike

So you want to commute on a bike or by foot, year-round in Chicago? Welcome! Admittedly, it’s a niche group interested in these routines,...

How to Get Rid of Shin Splints

Shin splints are a common overuse injury. They can occur from running or doing other high-impact activities for a long period of time or...

Meet the 2019 Chicago Athlete Ambassador Team

Over the last several years, our ambassadors have brought race coverage to you nearly every weekend to help you find races that you might...

New 26.2 Brew for Marathoners Around the Country

While a finishers medal is always a rewarding gift at the end of a race, many runners also look forward to sipping a refreshing,...

Top 26 10ks in Illinois: Find Your Pace, then Run the Race

The 10k, or 6.2 miles, race distance is arguably one of the least popular distances for runners today. In fact, EDGE Athlete owner and...

March Clif Bar Athletes of the Month: Kimberly Horner and Eric Hofmann

Kimberly Horner - Running Accomplishments: 2019 Female Winner of F^3 Half Marathon Ran cross country and track at Oxford University How did you start running? I grew up...

Back on My Feet Chicago Mardi Gras 5k/10k

The good times rolled on Saturday as I raced for the first time in 2019 and ran the Back on My Feet Chicago Mardi...