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Runner Tera Moody Previews Shamrock Shuffle

Runner Tera Moody Previews Shamrock Shuffle

Runner Tera Moody gives us a preview of the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle and offers some advice on how to take advantage of this warmer weather by running outdoors. Watch »

Friday, Mar 6, 2015 at 9:27 PM

Under Armour Debuts Flagship Store in Chicago

Sports apparel maker Under Armour hopes to get Chicago’s blood pumping with a new location in the heart of the Mag Mile. Read »

Wednesday, Mar 4, 2015 at 3:32 PM

My Favorite Race: Chi Town Half Marathon and 10K

My Favorite Race: Chi Town Half Marathon and 10K

As racing season nears, Stride bloggers offer up their favorite races as suggestions for your racing schedule in 2015. Read »

Wednesday, Mar 4, 2015 at 11:32 AM

Fitbit Ranks Illinois 7th Most Active State in Summer

Fitbit Ranks Illinois 7th Most Active State in Summer

Illinoisans are an active bunch, according to Fitbit data, but the numbers change slightly when the cold of winter moves in. Read »

Monday, Mar 23, 2015 at 12:07 PM

My Favorite Race: Shamrock Shuffle

My Favorite Race: Shamrock Shuffle

As racing season nears, Stride bloggers offer up their favorite races as suggestions to add to your racing schedule. Read »

Monday, Mar 2, 2015 at 5:36 PM

Weekly Running Playlist: Songs for Springtime

Weekly Running Playlist: Songs for Springtime

Each week Stride features a new running playlist to keep your tunes fresh and your workouts strong. This week, get in the spirit of spring -- and daylight saving time -- with these springtime songs. Read »

Saturday, Feb 28, 2015 at 12:44 PM

One Month Left to Register for the Shamrock Shuffle

One Month Left to Register for the Shamrock Shuffle

The unofficial start to the Chicago racing is almost here. Find out how to register for the race that kicks off the season. Read »

Monday, Mar 2, 2015 at 5:38 PM

6 Chicago-Area Races to Run in March

6 Chicago-Area Races to Run in March

Kick off racing season with a host of St. Patrick's Day-themed fun runs followed by the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle, which marks the unofficial start of the season. Read »

Tuesday, Feb 24, 2015 at 3:47 PM

Product Review: Fitbit Surge

Product Review: Fitbit Surge

Stride blogger Chris Narbone took to the streets with the Fitbit Surge and reviewed the product from the moment it left the box all the way through his run. Read »

Monday, Feb 23, 2015 at 12:09 PM

Weekly Running Playlist: Top Movie Songs

Weekly Running Playlist: Top Movie Songs

Each week Stride features a new running playlist to keep your tunes fresh and your workouts strong. This week, in honor of Sunday's Oscars, listen to these songs made famous by movies. Read »

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Chicago is a city in constant motion, filled with runners and bikers and power-walkers. NBCChicago's Stride blog is dedicated to keeping this city moving. We cover Chicago's running community, offer tips on trails, best practices on work out regimens, gear recommendations and more. But we're not the experts -- you are. So talk to us, tell us about your run, share what's on your iPod or that new stretching technique. We want to know!