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2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

Your go-to resource for everything marathon

Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016 at 06:47 PM CDT

2016 Chicago Marathon Strives for Sustainability

2016 Chicago Marathon Strives for Sustainability

The 2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathon introduces new sustainability initiatives to lessen environmental impact

Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016 at 06:13 PM CDT

14 Marathon Tips From Olympic Runners

14 Marathon Tips From Olympic Runners

When you have three Olympic marathon runners in your presence, it only makes sense to squeeze them of all the advice possible in hopes to reach your goal.

Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016 at 05:02 PM CDT

Suburban Mom Running Chicago Marathon to Honor Memory of Oldest Son

Suburban Mom Running Chicago Marathon to Honor Memory of Oldest Son

For many, running the Bank of America Chicago Marathon is a personal mission. For Kelly Jo Golson, it's a tribute to her son, who lost his courageous battle with bone cancer this summer.

Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016 at 10:12 AM CDT

Nonprofit Forms Unique Bond Between Athletes, Disabled Youth

Nonprofit Forms Unique Bond Between Athletes, Disabled Youth

At 14 years old, Greta Mendez’s genetic condition has left her unable to communicate with others.

Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016 at 05:51 PM CDT

2015 Chicago Marathon's Economic Impact Reached $277M: Study

2015 Chicago Marathon's Economic Impact Reached $277M: Study

It’s no secret the Bank of America Chicago Marathon has a huge impact on the city, but as the 2016 event nears, it has become clear just how much the big race brings to Chicago.

Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016 at 04:50 PM CDT

After Losing 120 Pounds, Runner Takes on Chicago Marathon

After Losing 120 Pounds, Runner Takes on Chicago Marathon

Four years after beginning her journey to get in shape, losing 120 pounds and discovering her love of running, Gaylon Alcaraz is set to compete in her “dream race” – the 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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