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2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

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Monday, Aug 15, 2016

Past Chicago Marathon Runners Take Home Medals at Olympics

Past Chicago Marathon Runners Take Home Medals at Olympics

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon has more ties to the Summer Olympics as past participants take to the podium in Rio.

Monday, Aug 1, 2016

Chicago Marathon Runners to Compete in Rio Games

Chicago Marathon Runners to Compete in Rio Games

The American runners representing team USA in track and field are part of the top 10 American marathon performers in 2015.

Sunday, Apr 3, 2016

Shuffle Pacer Playlist: Ready To Shamrock 'N Roll!

Shuffle Pacer Playlist: Ready To Shamrock 'N Roll!

These are just a few of the artist that will ride the race day wave with me this Sunday.

Saturday, Apr 2, 2016

Chilly, Windy Forecast In Store for Shamrock Shuffle Runners

Chilly, Windy Forecast In Store for Shamrock Shuffle Runners

A brisk, spring day is in the forecast to kick off running season at the Shamrock Shuffle.

Sunday, Apr 3, 2016

Street Closures In Place for Shamrock Shuffle

Street Closures In Place for Shamrock Shuffle

Several street closures take effect Friday in preparation for the 37th annual Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K race on Sunday, April 3.

Thursday, Mar 3, 2016

History of the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K

History of the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K

Feed your inner Irish by participating in Chicago’s annual Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K. The event is the kick-off to running season in Chicago, with the course weaving its way through the city’s...

Monday, Oct 12, 2015

Recap: 2015 Chicago Marathon Takes Over City

Recap: 2015 Chicago Marathon Takes Over City

The running world descended on Chicago once again Sunday as roughly 45,000 runners took to the streets for the 2015 Bank of America Chicago Marathon.

Thursday, Oct 8, 2015
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By Courtney O'Callaghan

2015 Chicago Marathon Preparation

As race day approaches, crews work to prepare the Chicago Marathon's start and...View gallery

  • 2015 Chicago Marathon Preparation
  • Road Closures Begin on S. Columbus Dr.
  • Crews Hard at Work in Grant Park
Thursday, Oct 8, 2015

2015 Chicago Marathon Steps Off Sunday

2015 Chicago Marathon Steps Off Sunday

Thousands of runners will descend on Chicago streets Sunday for the 38th Bank of America Chicago Marathon.

Sunday, Oct 11, 2015

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.

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Welcome to our 2016 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. 9.
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