The race is one of the largest marathons in the US and in the whole world. It was founded in September 1977 with 4,200 runners. At that time it was the largest marathon in the world.

Races

The Mile
October 10, 2021 (Sunday)
Running
1 mile
Solo
5K
October 10, 2021 (Sunday)
Running
5 kilometers
Solo
Half Marathon
October 10, 2021 (Sunday)
Running
21.1 kilometers
Solo
Bank of America Chicago Marathon
October 10, 2021 (Sunday) - 07:30
Running
42.195 kilometers
Road Flat Boston Marathon qualifier Solo

It starts and finishes at Grant Park and visits 29 neighborhoods of the beautiful city of Chicago, its beaches and gardens. The fast and flat course is great to set a personal best. Several world and US record have been set in Chicago in the past.

What also makes the race great is the 1.7 million spectators encouraging the participants along the way.

The information about this race is based on information provided by the organisers or found on the official website of the event. Always check the official website for up-to-date information. If you have noticed any mistake, let us know at [email protected]

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From Around the web

Registration opens for 2021 Chicago Marathon

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chicago.suntimes.com | 19 Nov 2020 22:18
From Around the web

How a World Record Was Set During Bank of America Chicago Marathon

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www.nbcchicago.com | 05 Oct 2020 21:54
Chicago Marathon
Press Release

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon Announces the Cancellation of the 2020 Event

Runners Registered for the October 11 Race Will Have the Option for a Refund or to Defer Their Place and Entry Fee to a Future Race as Well as Participate in a Virtual Experience CHICAGO – The Bank of America Chicago Marathon, scheduled for Sunday, October 11, has been cancelled in response to the ongoing public health concerns brought on by
Chicago Marathon
Jean-Loup Fenaux | 15 Jul 2020 07:02
From Around the web

2020 Chicago Marathon canceled due to coronavirus pandemic

Chicago Marathon
www.cbsnews.com | 14 Jul 2020 07:00

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