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Sunday, Oct 11, 2015 at 07:20 PM CDT
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By Colleen Connolly

Best Marathon Signs

Viewers sent us some of the best signs they saw at the 2015 Chicago Marathon. View gallery

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Sunday, Oct 11, 2015 at 11:53 AM CDT
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By Colleen Connolly

Your #ChiMarathon Photos

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

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Sunday, Oct 11, 2015 at 09:32 AM CDT

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 at 08:58 AM CDT

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 at 08:12 AM CDT

How to Track Runners at the Chicago Marathon

How to Track Runners at the Chicago Marathon

Watching the Chicago Marathon from the sidelines can be a sport in itself as spectators race their friends and family in the race to meet them at the next checkpoint. Fortunately, race organizers have made...

Sunday, Oct 11, 2015 at 08:12 AM CDT

What the Chicago Marathon Means for Olympic Hopefuls

What the Chicago Marathon Means for Olympic Hopefuls

For some runners, there may be more on the [finish] line in this year’s Bank of America Chicago Marathon.

Saturday, Oct 10, 2015 at 09:14 AM CDT

Chicago Marathon Runners Ready to Endure Heat

Chicago Marathon Runners Ready to Endure Heat

Runners competing in the Bank of America Chicago Marathon will face a challenge they may not have expected.

Sunday, Oct 11, 2015 at 08:11 AM CDT

What You'll See at Each Mile of the Chicago Marathon

What You'll See at Each Mile of the Chicago Marathon

The Chicago Marathon is one of the best ways to explore the city's diverse neighborhoods, as runners race up north to Wrigleyville, out west to Greektown, down south to Chinatown and everywhere in between.

Tuesday, Sep 15, 2015 at 05:26 PM CDT

How to Find Runners After the Chicago Marathon

How to Find Runners After the Chicago Marathon

When the race is over, it can be difficult for spectators to find their loved ones in the chaos of more than 40,000 exhausted and elated runners. Here's the best way to find them.

Sunday, Oct 11, 2015 at 08:08 AM CDT

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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