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Feb 17, 2015

Real Cost of the Chicago Marathon: One Runner's Experience

Real Cost of the Chicago Marathon: One Runner's Experience

Chicago Marathon registration is right around the corner, but before you throw your name in the lottery, consider the full cost of training for and actually running in Chicago's biggest racing event.

Oct 12, 2014

2014 Chicago Marathon Comes To a Close

2014 Chicago Marathon Comes To a Close

Chicago hosted the running world once again Sunday as nearly 45,000 runners took to the streets for the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon.

Oct 12, 2014
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By NBCChicago

2014 Chicago Marathon In Photos

We asked for your photos of the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon and here... See Full Gallery

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 1, 2014

How to Find Runners After the Chicago Marathon

How to Find Runners After the Chicago Marathon

Not running the Chicago Marathon on Sunday, but have friends and family who are? You'll definitely want to be able to stay updated on their progress in the sea of runners and easily find them after the fact.

Oct 7, 2014
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By Marcus Riley

2014 Chicago Marathon: By the Numbers

A numerical roundup of what makes the Bank of America Chicago Marathon so... See Full Gallery

Oct 1, 2014
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By Marcus Riley

10 Bars to Help Ease the Post-Marathon Pain

You've trained hard all year and fulfilled your goal of running the 2014 Bank of... See Full Gallery

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 14, 2013
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By Lisa Balde

Chicago Marathon Photos

About 1.7 million spectators were expected at this year's Bank of America Chicago... See Full Gallery

Oct 9, 2013

Track Chicago Marathon Runners

Track Chicago Marathon Runners

Sign up for a text message alert when your loved one crosses various mile markers at Sunday's Chicago Marathon

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Welcome to our 2015 Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle section. Follow along with our race coverage as thousands prepare to compete for the biggest race of the year, stepping off Oct. 13.
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