2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon - NBC Chicago
2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

Your go-to resource for everything Bank of America Chicago Marathon

Monday, Oct 8, 2018 at 05:21 PM CDT

Chicago Marathon Runner Says 'Yes' to Surprise Marriage Proposal at Finish Line

Chicago Marathon Runner Says 'Yes' to Surprise Marriage Proposal at Finish Line

A first-time Chicago marathoner was pleasantly surprised to cross the finish line Sunday and find her boyfriend holding her medal and ready to pop the big question.

Monday, Oct 8, 2018 at 04:50 PM CDT

Signs of the 2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

View gallery

  • 2018 marathon signs 1
  • 2018 marathon signs 2
  • 2018 marathon signs 3
Sunday, Oct 7, 2018 at 07:42 PM CDT

Record Number of Runners Finish 2018 Chicago Marathon

Record Number of Runners Finish 2018 Chicago Marathon

A record-setting number of runners finished this year’s Bank of America Chicago Marathon despite rainy conditions and chilly temperatures, race organizers announced Sunday night.

Sunday, Oct 7, 2018 at 02:32 PM CDT

Caught on Cam: Man Proposes at Chicago Marathon Finish Line

Caught on Cam: Man Proposes at Chicago Marathon Finish Line

A heartfelt moment was caught on camera at the 2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon finish line. A man waiting at the end of the race proposed to one of the finishers- and she said yes! 

Sunday, Oct 7, 2018 at 12:48 PM CDT

Watch Kevin Hart Finish 2018 Chicago Marathon

Watch Kevin Hart Finish 2018 Chicago Marathon

inspirational words of advice, Kevin Hart finished strong at the 2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon.">After some inspirational words of advice, Kevin Hart finished strong at the 2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon.

ABOUT US
Welcome to the 2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon section. Follow along with marathon training tips, runners' stories and everything you need to know for the 41st running of Chicago's biggest race.
Follow Us
Top Stories
Motion Filed to Nix Murder Charges in Lengthy SIU Death Case
Motion Filed to Nix Murder Charges in Lengthy SIU Death Case

Lovely Varughese says she met with the prosecutor last week and she was ready for this. She says everything that could go right and wrong has happened over the years with her son’s murder case.

First Thoughts: Vikings vs. Bears
First Thoughts: Vikings vs. Bears

The Chicago Bears have six wins, all against teams with losing records, this season, but they’ll look to change that on Sunday as they welcome the Minnesota Vikings to Soldier Field for a critical NFC North...

Family Files Wrongful Death Suit Against CPD
Family Files Wrongful Death Suit Against CPD

Family members of a father and son killed in a high-speed crash say the city of Chicago and Chicago police are to blame, and have filed a wrongful death lawsuit in the case.

Trump Backs Major Rewrite of Sentencing Laws
Trump Backs Major Rewrite of Sentencing Laws

President Donald Trump on Wednesday announced his support for the first major rewrite of the nation's criminal justice sentencing laws in a generation. "Today I'm thrilled to announce my support for this...

Bears' Showdown With Rams Flexed to Primetime
Bears' Showdown With Rams Flexed to Primetime

The Chicago Bears will play their first nationally-televised Sunday night game in six years this week, but they won’t have to wait that long to do it again.