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2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

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Sunday, Oct 9, 2016 at 12:28 PM CDT

Abel Kirui Does Victory Dance at Chicago Marathon Finish Line

Abel Kirui Does Victory Dance at Chicago Marathon Finish Line

Abel Kirui celebrates crossing the 2016 Chicago Marathon finish line in first place with a victory dance.

Sunday, Oct 9, 2016 at 12:42 PM CDT

Race Director Looks to Chicago Marathon's 40th Anniversary

Race Director Looks to Chicago Marathon's 40th Anniversary

Race Director Carey Pinkowski reflects on another successful Chicago Marathon, looks ahead to the event's 40th anniversary.

Tuesday, Oct 11, 2016 at 02:55 PM CDT
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By Shelby Bremer

Best Signs of the Chicago Marathon

As the runners powered through the 2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathon, they...View gallery

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Sunday, Oct 9, 2016 at 11:03 AM CDT

Finish Line Interview: Florence Kiplagat Defends Title

Finish Line Interview: Florence Kiplagat Defends Title

Defending champion talks from the finish line after winning her second consecutive Chicago Marathon.

Sunday, Oct 9, 2016 at 11:29 AM CDT
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By Shelby Bremer

PHOTOS: The 2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

The 2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathon hit the city streets Sunday morning in...View gallery

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Sunday, Oct 9, 2016 at 10:47 AM CDT

Finish Line Interview: Chicago Marathon Winner Abel Kirui

Finish Line Interview: Chicago Marathon Winner Abel Kirui

Abel Kirui reflect on winning his first Chicago Marathon.

Sunday, Oct 9, 2016 at 10:48 AM CDT

Finish Line Interview: Tatyana McFadden Wins Again

Finish Line Interview: Tatyana McFadden Wins Again

Tatyana McFadden speaks to NBC Chicago after crossing the finish line for her seventh Chicago Marathon victory.

Sunday, Oct 9, 2016 at 03:26 PM CDT

Chicago Marathon Finish Line 56: 6:55:25

Chicago Marathon Finish Line 56: 6:55:25

Watch your friends and family cross the Bank of America Chicago Marathon finish line starting at 11 a.m. on Oct. 9, 2016.

Sunday, Oct 9, 2016 at 03:25 PM CDT

Chicago Marathon Finish Line 55: 6:52:42

Chicago Marathon Finish Line 55: 6:52:42

Watch your friends and family cross the Bank of America Chicago Marathon finish line starting at 11 a.m. on Oct. 9, 2016.

Sunday, Oct 9, 2016 at 03:22 PM CDT

Chicago Marathon Finish Line 53: 6:44:46

Chicago Marathon Finish Line 53: 6:44:46

Watch your friends and family cross the Bank of America Chicago Marathon finish line starting at 11 a.m. on Oct. 9, 2016.

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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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