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Monday, Mar 23, 2015 at 12:06 PM CDT

Attention, Shufflers! We Want Your #ShamrockSelfie

Attention, Shufflers! We Want Your #ShamrockSelfie

The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle is right around the corner, and NBC Chicago wants to help you prepare for the race with a "shamrock selfie."

Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 at 09:55 AM CDT

Shamrock Shuffle to Host Elite Competition With $20K Prize Purse

Shamrock Shuffle to Host Elite Competition With $20K Prize Purse

The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K hosts the seventh annual Elite Competition for top runners in USATF-member racing teams with a $20,000 prize purse for awards.

Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 at 09:54 AM CDT

"Green Guys" Return to Shamrock Shuffle

"Green Guys" Return to Shamrock Shuffle

Painted green from head to toe, the "green guys" return to the Shamrock Shuffle this year as a kind of race mascot.

Thursday, Mar 26, 2015 at 03:18 PM CDT

Runner Tera Moody Previews Shamrock Shuffle

Runner Tera Moody Previews Shamrock Shuffle

Runner Tera Moody gives us a preview of the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle and offers some advice on how to take advantage of this warmer weather by running outdoors.

Monday, Mar 23, 2015 at 12:07 PM CDT

My Favorite Race: Shamrock Shuffle

My Favorite Race: Shamrock Shuffle

As racing season nears, Stride bloggers offer up their favorite races as suggestions to add to your racing schedule.

Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 at 09:52 AM CDT

Chicago Marathon Lottery Opens

Chicago Marathon Lottery Opens

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon lottery and guaranteed registration opens March 10 at noon for the October 11 race.

Tuesday, Feb 17, 2015 at 11:49 AM CST

Real Cost of the Chicago Marathon: One Runner's Experience

Real Cost of the Chicago Marathon: One Runner's Experience

Chicago Marathon registration is right around the corner, but before you throw your name in the lottery, consider the full cost of training for and actually running in Chicago's biggest racing event.

Friday, Jan 30, 2015 at 10:28 AM CST

Marathon Champ Banned for 2 Years for Doping

Marathon Champ Banned for 2 Years for Doping

Athletics Kenya says on Friday it has banned marathon champion Rita Jeptoo two years for doping. Jeptoo has won the Boston Marathon three times, and her second Chicago Marathon in October.

Friday, Dec 19, 2014 at 02:10 PM CST

Marathon Champ Jeptoo's 'B' Sample Tests Positive

Marathon Champ Jeptoo's 'B' Sample Tests Positive

Kenya's athletics federation says marathon runner Rita Jeptoo's "B'' sample has tested positive, confirming an earlier test that found traces of a banned performance enhancer.

Sunday, Oct 12, 2014 at 09:59 AM CDT

Watch the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

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Welcome to our 2015 Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle section. Follow along with our race coverage as thousands prepare to compete for the biggest race of the year, stepping off Oct. 13.
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