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 15, 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.

Aug 21, 2014
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By BJ Lutz

2013 Marathon Economic Impact Exceeded $250M

2013 Marathon Economic Impact Exceeded $250M

The 2013 Bank of America Chicago Marathon generated more than $253 million worth of economic activity for the area, race officials announced Thursday.

Oct 12, 2014

Watch the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

Watch the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

Watch the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon.

Aug 12, 2014

Three-time Olympic Medalist to Run Chicago Marathon

Three-time Olympic Medalist to Run Chicago Marathon

Kenenisa Bekele, three-time Olympic Gold medalist and 18-time World Championship medalist from Ethiopia, will compete in the Chicago Marathon Oct. 12.

Jul 7, 2014

Check Our Running Blog

Check Our Running Blog

Want to keep up with running news all year long? Of course you do! Check out our running blog Stride for tips, gear recommendations and training regimens.

Apr 10, 2014
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By Shelby Bremer

Nike To Give Away 20 Chicago Marathon Entries

Nike To Give Away 20 Chicago Marathon Entries

Want to check out the new 2014 Nike Free line? Want guaranteed entry into the Chicago Marathon? This weekend, you just might have a chance at both!

Apr 6, 2014
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By Shelby Bremer

Chicago Marathon Lottery Closes Monday

Chicago Marathon Lottery Closes Monday

Still on the fence about running the Chicago Marathon this year? Whatever you choose to do, make your decision by Monday when the entry period officially closes!

Mar 30, 2014

Shamrock Shuffle Finish Line 35

Shamrock Shuffle Finish Line 35

Watch the runners finish the race at the 2014 Shamrock Shuffle.

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Suburban Woman Killed by Estranged Husband in Wis.: Cops

A northwest suburban woman who was staying with a friend in Wisconsin to hide from her abusive estranged husband was murdered Wednesday night, and police have her spouse in custody.

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Shaw to Miss Circus Trip Opener with Upper Body Injury

Shaw to Miss Circus Trip Opener with Upper Body Injury

The Chicago Blackhawks are starting their circus trip on Thursday night, but they will be a bit short-handed as Andrew Shaw will miss the game with an upper body injury.

Man Hit By 16 Bullets, Family Says

Man Hit By 16 Bullets, Family Says

One man was killed and three others wounded Wednesday afternoon in a spray of gunfire in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on Chicago's West Side.

Ronnie "Woo-Woo" Gets Own Bobblehead

Ronnie "Woo-Woo" Gets Own Bobblehead

Ivy and the hand-operated scoreboard are fixtures at Wrigley Field, but Chicago Cubs superfan Ronnie "Woo-Woo" Wickers is as associated with the ballpark as anything else, and he now has the bobblehead to prove...

Rauner Wants Hiring Freeze; Other Issues on Hold

Rauner Wants Hiring Freeze; Other Issues on Hold

Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner called on Gov. Pat Quinn to freeze hiring in the final weeks of his term, saying Thursday he wants to prevent a repeat of previous governors that have handed out jobs or cushy...