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.

Mar 30, 2014

Shamrock Shuffle Finish Line 27

Shamrock Shuffle Finish Line 27

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

Mar 30, 2014

Shamrock Shuffle Finish Line 17

Shamrock Shuffle Finish Line 17

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

Mar 30, 2014

Shamrock Shuffle Finish Line 16

Shamrock Shuffle Finish Line 16

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

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