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Tips, Tricks and Gear Recommendations for Chicago Runners
Friday, Jun 6, 2014 at 1:56 AM
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By Maggie Jenkins

Why I Run: Boston On The Brain

Why I Run: Boston On The Brain

Maggie Jenkins is chasing her goal of qualifying for the Boston Marathon. Read »

Monday, Apr 21, 2014 at 1:32 PM
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By Associated Press, Stride Staff

Chicago Marathon Women's Champ Wins in Boston

Defending champion Rita Jeptoo of Kenya finished first in the women's elite field, setting a course record of 2:18:57. Jeptoo becomes the seventh three-time Boston Marathon champion. Read »

Monday, Apr 21, 2014 at 11:20 AM
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By Associated Press, Stride Staff

University of Illinois' McFadden Wins Boston Wheelchair Division

Tatyana McFadden of the University of Illinois has won the women's wheelchair race at the Boston Marathon for the second straight year. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 15, 2014 at 5:57 PM
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By Marcus Riley

Chicago Runners Make Emotional Journey Back to Boston

The Boston Marathon tragedy hit close to home for a group of Chicago runners who were just short of the finish line when the first bomb went off. Now they're set to finish what they started. Read »

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