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Friday, Jan 29, 2016

Chicago Man Wins World Marathon Challenge in Record Time

Chicago Man Wins World Marathon Challenge in Record Time

Two American endurance athletes have just redefined the meaning of the term "globetrotter."

Saturday, Oct 24, 2015

'Single' Chicago Marathoner Gets Date With Body Ad

'Single' Chicago Marathoner Gets Date With Body Ad

While one couple tied the knot during this year's Chicago Marathon, another runner, who is single, looked to find his true love on the 26.2-mile course itself.

Sunday, Oct 11, 2015
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By Colleen Connolly

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Viewers sent us their photos of the 2015 Chicago Marathon.View gallery

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Sunday, Oct 11, 2015

Chicago Marathon Finish Line: Kiplagat Wins Women's Race

Chicago Marathon Finish Line: Kiplagat Wins Women's Race

Florence Kiplagat of Kenya won the women's race at the 2015 Bank of America Chicago Marathon.

Sunday, Oct 11, 2015

Chicago Marathon Finish Line: Chumba Wins Men's Race

Chicago Marathon Finish Line: Chumba Wins Men's Race

Dickson Chumba of Kenya has won the men's race at the 2015 Bank of America Chicago Marathon.

Sunday, Oct 11, 2015

Marathon Mosaic: Social Posts from Chicago Marathon

Marathon Mosaic: Social Posts from Chicago Marathon

Runners from more than 100 countries participated in the Bank of America Chicago Marathon on Oct. 11. Many of those people and their supporters turned to social media to post photos and express their emotions...

Sunday, Oct 11, 2015

McFadden Wins 2015 Women’s Marathon Wheelchair Race

McFadden Wins 2015 Women’s Marathon Wheelchair Race

Tatyana McFadden won her fifth consecutive Chicago Marathon Sunday in the women’s wheelchair race.

Sunday, Oct 11, 2015

Couple Gets Married During 2015 Chicago Marathon

Couple Gets Married During 2015 Chicago Marathon

Stephanie Reinhart and Mark Jockel love running, but it was their love for each other that had them stop mid-race during the 2015 Chicago Marathon – for their wedding ceremony.

Sunday, Oct 11, 2015

Fearnley Wins Men's Wheelchair Race in 2015 Chicago Marathon

Fearnley Wins Men's Wheelchair Race in 2015 Chicago Marathon

Kurt Fearnley won the men's wheelchair race in the 2015 Bank of America Chicago Marathon Sunday.

Sunday, Oct 11, 2015

2015 Chicago Marathon Elite Runner: Elkanah Kibet

2015 Chicago Marathon Elite Runner: Elkanah Kibet

Elkanah Kibet, born in Kenya, is now a U.S. citizen and a member of the Army stationed at Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina.

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