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Chicago Marathon

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Grant Park, Chicago, IL 60605, United States

Distance Date
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42.00KM

Run

Oct. 13, 2019

Overview

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon is the pinnacle of achievement for elite athletes and everyday runners alike. On race day, runners from all 50 states and more than 100 countries will set out to accomplish a personal dream by reaching the finish line in Grant Park.





Review Highlights

Below are the top three aspects of the Chicago Marathon, as determined by athlete reviews.

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4.94
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Registration Process
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4.88
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Ease of Navigation
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4.81
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Marshal Supervision
All Time Average
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2019 Average
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Latest Reviews

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Darren Hendley
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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I was honoured to be invited to join the official pace team for the 2019 Chicago marathon and was asked to lead one of the sub 4hr30 groups alongside Suman who I had paced with at London this year. This event is amazing, it is one of the World marathon majors and it lived...Read full review

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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Wow! What a weekend and what a fantastic race. This was my third major and second in two weeks. It was also my favourite by a long way!  Firstly, Chicago is an incredible city. The people (Mid-Westerns’ are a lot more laid back than New Yorkers who have that London unfriendl...Read full review

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Reviews (16)

All Time Average
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2019 Average
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Logistics
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Value For Money
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Course Rating
Natural Beauty
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Uniqueness
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Local Support
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Accommodation Near The Start Line

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