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Mar 30, 2014
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By Marcus Riley

Thousands Compete In 2014 Shamrock Shuffle

Runners from 47 states ran 8 kilometers through the heart of the Loop in the 2014... See Full Gallery

Mar 30, 2014
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By Shelby Bremer

Shamrock Shuffle Kicks Off Running Season In Style

Shamrock Shuffle Kicks Off Running Season In Style

Perfect weather and high energy at Sunday's Shamrock Shuffle means great things for the running season to come.

Mar 27, 2014
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By Alexandria Fisher

Registration Closes for 2014 Shamrock Shuffle

Registration Closes for 2014 Shamrock Shuffle

Registration for the 35th annual Shamrock Shuffle, dubbed the world’s largest 8-kilometer road race, closed Thursday after the 40,000-participant cap was reached.

Mar 25, 2014

Where To Party After the Shuffle

Where To Party After the Shuffle

The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Post-Race Party will be held immediately following the race featuring live music at The Scout Waterhouse & Kitchen (1301 S. Wabash St.).

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Welcome to our 2015 Bank of America Chicago Marathon section. Follow along with our race coverage as thousands prepare to compete for the biggest race of the year, stepping off Oct. 11.
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