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2024 applications: Applicants will be notified of their entry status on Thursday, December 7 via email and an updated status in their Participant Account. Accepted applicants will also see a charge come through on their credit card account.

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Media interested in acquiring additional information about the Bank of America Chicago Marathon should send inquiries to press@chicagomarathon.com.


The 2023 Bank of America Chicago Marathon Media Guide is available for download. As part of the Chicago Marathon’s commitment to sustainability, the guide will be available in a digital-only format this year.

2023 Bank of America Chicago Marathon Media Guide (.pdf)


The Bank of America Chicago Marathon is excited to welcome professional athletes from around the world to its start line on Sunday, October 8. View the complete 2023 professional field roster here.

2023 Professional Field Uniform Cards (.pdf)
2023 Professional Field Uniform Cards – Men (.pdf)
2023 Professional Field Uniform Cards – Women (.pdf)
2023 Professional Field Pronunciation Guide (.pdf)

Previously announced athletes Milkesa Mengesha (ETH), Daniel Do Nascimento (BRA), Kei Katanishi (JPN), Jorge Castelblanco (PAN), Colin Mickow (USA), Tigist Girma (ETH), Aliphine Tuliamuk (USA), Nell Rojas (USA) and Ernst Van Dyk (RSA) have withdrawn from the 2023 event.


We are no longer accepting applications for media credentials.

Credentials are available for pick-up Thursday through Saturday at the Media Center in the Hilton Chicago (720 S. Michigan Avenue). Media credentials are printed with an individual’s name and media organization.

Media Credential Pick-up
Thursday, October 5: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Friday, October 6: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Saturday, October 7: 12 p.m. – 3 p.m.


Event photos are for news/informational purposes only and should not be used for commercial purposes.

High resolution photos from the 2023 race can be downloaded here. To access the photos, you will need to sign up for a free account. Photos must be credited to © Bank of America Chicago Marathon/Kevin Morris


Live race results can be accessed by going to chicagomarathon.com/pressresults. To access the page enter user name “chicago” and the password “pressroom”.


Download a .jpg version of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon logo.

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Highlights from the Bank of America Chicago Marathon will be fed out by NBC Chicago following the race and may be utilized, in addition to any videotaped footage captured during the event, by regularly scheduled news and sports programs.

Sunday, October 8, 2023 satellite coordinates

SES 3 05K D6
UL: 14103 V
DL: 11803 H
Data Rate: 10.016
Symbol Rate: 4.6
FEC: 3/4
Modulation: DVB-S2/8PSK
Codec: h.264/MPEG4

For any trouble or questions on the feed, call WMAQ TOC at 1.312.836.5585.

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