2017 Chicago Marathon - Bank of America Chicago Marathon

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Chicago, IL
October 8, 2017

Olympians, NYC Champions Among Added Athletes to 2017 Bank of America Chicago Marathon Elite Field

London Marathon 2nd placer Stanley Biwott and Olympic silver medalist Feyisa Lilesa highlight the recent additions.

Week that Was: Mo Farah's Epic Track Career is Over, Ajee Wilson's Incredible 2017 Continues, Plus Usain Bolt and Conor McGregor

We look at all the action on the track plus a look at the 2017 Chicago Marathon field again.

Is the 2017 Bank of America Chicago Marathon being watered down so Galen Rupp can win it?

Normally a world marathon major like Chicago has at least 6 or 7 sub 2:07 guys who can challenge for the win. This year Chicago has just two. Is a victory for Galen Rupp almost pre-ordained? *MB: Is the 2017 Chicago Marathon being set up so Galen Rupp is almost guaranteed to win it?

October 8: World Record Holder Dennis Kimetto Vs Defending Champ Abel Kirui, Tirunesh Dibaba Vs Florence Kiplagat Highlights 2017 Chicago Marathon

Kimetto and Kirui also face half-marathon WR holder Zersenay Tadese.

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