| Jun 21, 2011
| 9:54 AM
Kenya's Moses Mosop, who ran the fastest marathon ever by a first-timer and the second-fastest one in history, today announced he will run the 2011 Bank of America Chicago Marathon in October.
Mosop's time of 2:03:06 at the 2011 Boston Marathon is the...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 1:59 PM
Brittany Diehl is excited to call a sports city like Indianapolis home! From the NFL to the NBA and all things racing, a job at FOX59 is a dream come true.
She joined the team in July of 2010 as a sports reporter after spending two and a half years in...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 11:20 AM
Registration for this fall’s 34th annual Chicago Marathon has closed in record time this year, with 45,000 people signing up in just 31 days, organizers said today.
Last year, it took about seven weeks for registration to fill up. This year,...
| Apr 1, 2011
When Naperville cardiologist Ann Davis decided to get serious about losing weight, she fished around in her purse for a crumpled and sticky piece of paper. Three months earlier, while at a restaurant with her kids, she'd scribbled down the name of a...
| Oct 4, 2010
| 9:49 AM
Bank of America Chicago Marathon Sunday, October 10 www.chicagomarathon.com
The gear shown today is available from:
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The items included:
Smartwool Phd Run Lt Micro
Smartwool Phd Running Ultra Lt...
| Oct 8, 2010
In April's London Marathon, 69-year-old Anthony Gaskell's time of 3:05:00 set a world record for his age group.
The only problem was that Gaskell took a 10-mile shortcut. Six weeks later, after the deception had been discovered and investigated and his...
| Oct 10, 2010
| 9:40 PM
If Matthew Covington seems like an unlikely marathon runner at 6 feet 3 inches tall and nearly 300 pounds, you should have seen him three months ago.
"I was about 30 pounds heavier before I started training," he said Sunday morning as he worked his way...
| Jan 6, 2011
| 12:55 PM
| Jun 15, 2012
| 10:12 AM
After battling a grade four brain tumor Meg Keating realized she could accomplish anything. After making it through months of radiation and chemotherapy Meg was ready to get back to a more normal life, but the journey left her with a new purpose in life....
| Nov 11, 2011
| 8:02 PM
Making a marriage work can be a tough job, even exhausting, unless you've got the endurance to make it work.
One West Michigan' couple is crediting their love of running for the reason their relationship is so successful.
The McCarrick's have been...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 12:09 PM
In 2011, readers were keen to learn when we felt it was relevant to list race as a description in news stories, how we'd made enhancements to the daily Chicago Tribune, and more.
Online metrics tell the story about which posts on our newsroom blog...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 12:36 PM
Registration for the Bank of America Chicago Marathon, which takes place Oct. 7, opens noon Wednesday at www.chicagomarathon.com
The field is limited to the first 45,000 entrants.
Entry fee is $150 for U.S. participants and $175 for participants...