Mo Farah, Galen Rupp, Jordan Hasay, to Compete in the 42nd Annual Bank of...

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon announced today that several top athletes are joining the 42nd annual Bank of America Chicago Marathon elite athlete...

653 Illinoisans Cross the 2019 Boston Marathon Finish Line

Monday marked the 123rd Boston Marathon, and of the 26,632 total finishers, 653 travelled from Illinois. One of the day’s biggest highlights was University of Illinois...

CARA Introduces Mobile App

The Chicago Area Runners Association is excited to introduce the CARA Runs app! Bringing the Chicagoland running community closer to you. “A major 2019 goal...

Local Team Wins 40th Annual Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle

Sunday marked the 40th anniversary of Chicago’s Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8k. An event known for both celebrating St. Patrick’s Day and kicking off...

What You Need to Know: 40th Annual Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle

Sunday marks one of Chicago’s best running celebrations; the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle continues the St. Patrick’s Day celebration and kicks off the...

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,...

Deena Kastor, Alexi Pappas to run 2019 Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle with Mammoth...

The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle announced that the Mammoth Track Club, headlined by Olympian and American record-holder and 2005 and 2009 Bank of...

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’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...
Separate Lakefront Trails

Cyclists, Pedestrians Officially Have Separate Lakefront Trails

On Saturday, the Chicago Park District hosted the Lakefront Chill 5k, a free race to celebrate the official opening of the Lakefront Trail upon...