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2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

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Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016 at 04:08 PM CDT

10 Places to Carbo-Load Before the 2016 Chicago Marathon

10 Places to Carbo-Load Before the 2016 Chicago Marathon

Time to carb-up! Here are 10 places that are guaranteed to give you fuel before the Bank of America Chicago Marathon.

Tuesday, Sep 20, 2016 at 05:27 PM CDT

McFadden Wins Silver in Paralympic Marathon Photo Finish

McFadden Wins Silver in Paralympic Marathon Photo Finish

Chinese wheelchair racer Zou Lihong captured her third medal and first individual gold of the Rio Paralympics on Sunday, beating American Tatyana McFadden in a photo finish in the women's marathon.

Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016 at 03:04 PM CDT

2016 Chicago Marathon Elite Runner: Tsegaye Kebede

2016 Chicago Marathon Elite Runner: Tsegaye Kebede

Tsegaye Kebede is running the 2016 Chicago Marathon in October. Here are some highlights of his career.

Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016 at 03:04 PM CDT

2016 Chicago Marathon Elite Runner: Dickson Chumba

2016 Chicago Marathon Elite Runner: Dickson Chumba

Dickson Chumba is running the 2016 Chicago Marathon in October. Here are some highlights of his career.

Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016 at 02:59 PM CDT

2016 Chicago Marathon Elite Runner: Freya Ross

2016 Chicago Marathon Elite Runner: Freya Ross

Freya Ross is running the 2016 Chicago Marathon in October. Here are some highlights of her career.

Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016 at 02:58 PM CDT

2016 Chicago Marathon Elite Runner: Jessica Draskau-Petersson

2016 Chicago Marathon Elite Runner: Jessica Draskau-Petersson

Jessica Draskau-Petersson is running the 2016 Chicago Marathon in October. Here are some highlights of her career.

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