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Tuesday, Sep 25, 2012

2012 Marathon Training Tip #18

2012 Marathon Training Tip #18

Mike Adamle and race director Carey Pinkowski have some final thoughts for runners as they prepare for the big day.

Friday, Sep 21, 2012

2012 Marathon Training Tip #17

2012 Marathon Training Tip #17

Cheryl Scott and Executive Race Director Carey Pinkowski explain how relatives and friends can track their favorite runners through the big race.

Thursday, Sep 13, 2012

2012 Marathon Training Tip #16

2012 Marathon Training Tip #16

Nutritionist Monique Ryan explains a few things runners should keep in mind in terms of eating for the final few weeks of training and for race day.

Sunday, Sep 9, 2012

2012 Marathon Training Tip #15

2012 Marathon Training Tip #15

In advance of race day, get acquainted with the aid stations and the products they'll offer.

Sunday, Sep 9, 2012

2012 Marathon Training Tip #14

2012 Marathon Training Tip #14

Long-distance runner Dathan Ritzenhein talks about his transition from the Olympics to marathon training and what others can learn.

Sunday, Sep 9, 2012

2012 Marathon Training Tip #13

2012 Marathon Training Tip #13

There's a big lesson to learn as you prepare for the marathon: don't over-train!

Tuesday, Aug 14, 2012

2012 Marathon Training Tip #12

2012 Marathon Training Tip #12

Cheryl Scott and Carey Pinkowski discuss how to watch your favorite runner along the course on race day utilizing CTA and course map.

Wednesday, Aug 8, 2012

2012 Marathon Training Tip #11

2012 Marathon Training Tip #11

Executive Director Carey Pinkowski discusses the sustainability and recycling efforts of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon.

Wednesday, Aug 1, 2012

2012 Marathon Training Tip #10

2012 Marathon Training Tip #10

Mike Norman with Chicago Endurance Sports offers some tips on how to get through a long run.

Wednesday, Aug 1, 2012

2012 Marathon Training Tip #9

2012 Marathon Training Tip #9

There are 45,000 runners in the marathon, and each of them has their own source of inspiration. One runner explains how finishing the marathon can change your life.

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