News

  • Kenenisa Bekele to run the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon
    The Bank of America Chicago Marathon announced that three-time Olympic Gold medalist, 18-time World Championship medalist and current World Record holder in the 5,000m and 10,000m, Kenenisa Bekele (ETH), will compete in his second marathon and first World Marathon Major in Chicago on October 12. Read more »
  • Book Your Race Weekend Travel
    If you are traveling to Chicago for the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon take advantage of special offers and rates from official hotel and travel partners. Read more »
  • Purchase race day hospitality tickets
    If you have not purchased 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon Hospitality Tickets, you can purchase them now. Tickets to the Balbo Hospitality Tent are available for purchase to all registered participants, spectators and guests. The venue offers comforts and conveniences that will make your Chicago Marathon experience a memorable one. Read more »
  • Run for Charity at the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon
    The 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon lottery entry period may be over, but there are a limited number of entries still available through Advocate Health Care, American Red Cross, Chicago Parks Foundation and Ronald McDonald House Charities. We invite you to join the fundraising effort at the 2014 Chicago Marathon and to make a difference in the lives of others through your participation in this year's race. Read more »
  • Reigning Champions Rita Jeptoo and Tatyana McFadden Headline the 2014 Elite Athlete Field
    Defending champions Rita Jeptoo and Tatyana McFadden, fresh off of World Marathon Majors (WMM) victories in Boston, will return to Chicago to chase consecutive titles. Read more »
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