Cameras, Microchips, Sensors Help Ensure Safety At Chicago MarathonHow do you plan for 45,000 runners and 1.7 million spectators at Sunday’s Bank of America Chicago Marathon? It starts months in advance, with the help of lots of people and technology.
Chicago Marathon Organizers Preparing For Warm WeatherRace officials with the Bank of America Chicago Marathon were taking a wait-and-see approach to the potential for temperatures that will be warmer than ideal for runners on Sunday.
Study Says Economic Impact Of 2014 Chicago Marathon Surpassed $250 MillionA study from the University of Illinois says last year’s Bank of America Chicago Marathon generated an overall economic impact of $254 million.
Best Chicago Marathon (Or Any Marathon) AdviceThe upcoming October 11th Bank of America Chicago Marathon is NOT to be trifled with, and you need to be prepared.
Chicago Marathon Opens Lottery For Entries To 2015 RaceMarathon officials said the lottery opened Tuesday and will close at 12 p.m. April 21. This is the second year the Chicago Marathon is using a lottery for entries to the 26.2 mile-long race on Oct. 11.
Chicago Marathon Lottery Ends At Noon MondayIf you’re not one of the thousands picked by lottery to run in the Bank of America Chicago Marathon on Oct. 12, there are back door ways to guarantee a spot.
Website Glitch Delays Chicago Marathon RegistrationFor the second year in a row, a website glitch is delaying the registration process for the Bank of America Chicago Marathon.
Mayor To Marathoners: 'You're Going To See The Most American Of American Cities'Mayor Rahm Emanuel said "the world will watch the endurance of the human spirit" at Sunday's Chicago Marathon - the first major marathon after last spring's bombings in Boston.
Increased Security To Be In Place For Chicago MarathonThe Chicago Police Department and other agencies have been putting the finishing touches on security plans for Sunday's Bank of America Chicago Marathon, with thoughts of the Boston bombings in April fresh in their minds.
Best Upcoming Races With A Competitive Edge In ChicagoAre you ready for a challenge? These five Chicago races will push you to your limits and let you earn bragging rights after you've crossed the finish line.
Olympian Tegenkamp To Join Teammate Ritzenhein In Chicago MarathonOlympian Matt Tegenkamp will run his first marathon this October, when he runs in the Bank of America Chicago Marathon alongside Team USA teammate Dathan Ritzenhein.
Chicago Marathon Registration Won't Resume This WeekThe Bank Of America Chicago Marathon will not resume registration this week, according to a release.