Oct 12, 2014

How to Get Around the Marathon Closures

How to Get Around the Marathon Closures

The race kicks off at 7:30 am Sunday, October 12 in on Columbus Drive, just north of Jackson Drive in Grant Park (Wheelchair participants begin at 7:20). The 26.2-mile course will take runners to Addison Street...

Oct 10, 2014

Marathon Heroes: Runners Who Inspire Those Around Them

Marathon Heroes: Runners Who Inspire Those Around Them

Thousands of runners will approach the starting line on Sunday, each with a personal story of how they got there. But marathons just aren't for those taking part. Their efforts inspire.

Oct 10, 2014

Abbott Sponsors World Marathon Majors

Abbott Sponsors World Marathon Majors

10/10/14: North Chicago-based health products company puts another Chicago tie to marathon circuit that includes Chicago, New York City, Boston, Berlin, London, and Tokyo.

Oct 10, 2014

Chicago Marathon Forecast Looks Cool, Cloudy

Chicago Marathon Forecast Looks Cool, Cloudy

Good news for runners hoping to set a course record at Sunday's Bank of America Chicago Marathon: The weather looks like it will cooperate.

Oct 9, 2014

Goodwill Ambassador Tera Moody Discusses Chicago Marathon

Goodwill Ambassador Tera Moody Discusses Chicago Marathon

10/9/2014: Tera Moody of St. Charles is an elite runner who won't be competing in the Bank of America Chicago Marathon this year, but is still invovled in the event. She shares what makes this event to special.

Oct 9, 2014

Thousands of Runners, Spectators Arrive in Chicago for Marathon

Thousands of Runners, Spectators Arrive in Chicago for Marathon

The marathon is Sunday and Rahm Emanuel says the focus on the race remains on unification of the city.

Oct 9, 2014

How to Get to, Navigate Around Marathon

How to Get to, Navigate Around Marathon

The 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon is Sunday, Oct. 12. NBC Chicago's Kye Martin has information about getting there, as well as the information about road and ramp closures that commuters need to know.

Oct 3, 2014

2014 Elite Female Runners: Amy Hastings

2014 Elite Female Runners: Amy Hastings

Judging by her personal best time of 2:27:03, Amy Hastings is the U.S.'s best hope to make some noise at the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon, but she'll likely need to run much faster than that to make the...

Sep 23, 2014
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By Stride Staff

Graham Elliot Provides Meal Tips for Marathoners

Graham Elliot Provides Meal Tips for Marathoners

This purveyor of tasty creations who recently lost a bunch of weight, will show runners how to cook on Wednesday evening.

Sep 12, 2014

20 Questions with Graham Elliot

20 Questions with Graham Elliot

The celebrity chef stopped by NBC 5 to talk food and the Chicago Marathon. Stefan Holt grabbed him for a round of 20 questions. Find out some new things about Graham.

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