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Thursday, Apr 2, 2015 at 1:49 PM

12 Chicago Area Races to Run in April

12 Chicago Area Races to Run in April

Racing season has finally kicked off in Chicago, and April's schedule is packed with options. From 5K's to half marathons, there's a race everyone this month. Read »

Wednesday, Apr 1, 2015 at 5:30 PM

My Running Story: Finding Myself

My Running Story: Finding Myself

Racing season has begun. To help inspire you to get out there and run, Stride bloggers offer their own stories of how they became runners. Read »

Tuesday, Mar 31, 2015 at 3:50 PM

10 Tips to Get You Through Spring Race Training

10 Tips to Get You Through Spring Race Training

The long, cold winter is fading behind us and spring is finally here. That means it's time to get some consistent miles in and start training for spring and summer races. Read »

Sunday, Mar 29, 2015 at 9:09 PM

One Runner Shares Her Shamrock Shuffle Experience

One Runner Shares Her Shamrock Shuffle Experience

Stride blogger Celia Johnson offers her account of the 2015 Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle. Read »

Tuesday, Mar 31, 2015 at 4:23 PM
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By Colleen Connolly

Shufflers Share Their #ShamrockSelfies

Shufflers shared their #ShamrockSelfies in the 2015 Shamrock Shuffle in downtown...View gallery »

Sunday, Mar 29, 2015 at 9:50 AM

8K World Record Holder Stephen Sambu Wins Shamrock Shuffle

Stephen Sambu, the 8K world record holder from Kenya, finished the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle in first place. Read »

Sunday, Mar 29, 2015 at 10:33 AM

Alexi Pappas Takes First for Women in Shamrock Shuffle

Elite runner Alexi Pappas took first place for women in the 2015 Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle Monday. Read »

Tuesday, Mar 31, 2015 at 10:22 AM

Thousands Run in Shamrock Shuffle

Thousands of runners hit the streets of Chicago in their running shoes for the 2015 Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle. Read »

Saturday, Mar 28, 2015 at 4:24 PM

8 Places to Unwind After Shamrock Shuffle

8 Places to Unwind After Shamrock Shuffle

After the Shamrock Shuffle, you've earned a break! Here are 8 places to kick off your running shoes and unwind after the race. Read »

Saturday, Mar 28, 2015 at 10:00 AM

Cool and Rainy for Shamrock Shuffle

There will be a chance for rain when the race kicks off at 8:30 a.m., and the possibility for showers will increase throughout the morning and early afternoon. Read »

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