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Tips, Tricks and Gear Recommendations for Chicago Runners
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 11:51 AM
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By Lisa Balde

Chicago Ranks 15 in Annual List of Fittest Cities

Chicago Ranks 15 in Annual List of Fittest Cities

The metropolitan area ranked 15 in the annual American Fitness Index, identifying the healthiest and fittest areas in the United States. Read »

Friday, May 2, 2014 at 9:56 AM
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By Colleen Connolly

Chicago Marathoner Offers City Running Tours

Chicago Marathoner Offers City Running Tours

Marlin Keesler's dedication to his children led him to run a marathon in all 50 states. Now he shares his enthusiasm with locals and tourists. Read »

Wednesday, Mar 19, 2014 at 11:10 AM
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By Colleen Connolly

Elite Running Clubs To Race In Shamrock Shuffle

Elite Running Clubs To Race In Shamrock Shuffle

The men's and women's club teams will compete for a $20,000 prize purse. Read »

Wednesday, Jan 15, 2014 at 11:08 PM
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By Shelby Bremer

Chicago is Brooks Running's Most "Transcend-ent" City

Chicago is Brooks Running's Most

We're the big winners -- $10,000 toward trail improvements coming our way, thanks to Brooks Running's December contest! Read »

Tuesday, Dec 17, 2013 at 10:57 AM
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By Shelby Bremer

Vote for Chicago for Most "Transcend-ent" Running City Today!

Vote for Chicago for Most
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Brooks' Running is offering $10,000 to one city-- will it be us? 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!