With Races Shut Down Due To COVID-19 Crisis, Running Industry Racing Against The Clock To Pay BillsOrganizers have canceled or postponed 4,200 running events nationwide so far, more than 150 of those in Illinois.
Coronavirus In Illinois: With Many Races Delayed Or Cancelled, How Are Runners Handling COVID-19?CBS 2’s Lauren Victory caught up with runners in the middle of training for the Boston Marathon when COVID-19 hit.
6 Of The Best Benefits For Runners New & ExperiencedHere are six reasons why you need to put on a pair of running shoes and start running today.
Local Runners Cheer Capture Of Boston Bombing SuspectChicago runners say they were cheering last night when the second suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings was captured. And they breathed a collective sigh of relief.
Unity Run Shows Solidarity With Victims Of Boston Bomb AttackChicago’s running community is showing its support for Boston and the victims of Monday’s tragic bomb attack. As CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports, it happened Tuesday night.
Extra Security For Weekend Race, Cubs Games After Boston BombingsIn the wake of the bombings at the Boston Marathon, the Chicago Area Runners Association was honoring their Boston colleagues with a Unity Run on Tuesday. The run, starting at Foster Avenue beach, was not getting any special security attention, but other sporting events in Chicago over the next few days will.
Best Running Clubs In ChicagoOne of the fastest and easiest ways to get in shape or just drop a few pounds is running. It's also accessible to just about everyone. Some people take naturally to running and others have to push themselves every step of the way. One way to make running more fun and effective is to join a running club.
Roller Blader Accused Of Attacking Women On Lakefront TrailThere's growing concern on the Chicago Lakefront Trail, over a man who, runners say, has been punching women along the path.