2021 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

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Chicago, IL
October 10, 2021

One of the Craziest Things We've Ever Seen In A Race: Elite Runner Ian Butler Turned Around & Ran the Wrong Way in the 2021 Chicago Marathon

We can't ever remember seeing this happen in an elite marathon and doubt we'll ever see it again.

2021 Chicago Marathon Women’s Recap: Ruth Chepngetich Hangs on to Win as Emma Bates Runs PB to Finish 2nd, Sara Hall 3rd

Ruth Chepngetich went out on world record pace, faded big time, but hung on to win as Emma Bates executed a wonderful race to finish 2nd, with Sara Hall 3rd.

2021 Chicago Marathon Men’s Recap: Seifu Tura Continues Ethiopian Hot Streak as Galen Rupp Takes 2nd

Rupp was on American record pace at halfway but the warm, windy conditions took their toll in the second half as he had to settle for second place.

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A Very Fit and Healthy Galen Rupp is Ready for Chicago: "It has gone really well"

Galen Rupp blasted a 25 miler ahead of Chicago that exceeded coach Mike Smith's expectations.

LetsRun.com $200,021 Boston and Chicago Marathons Prediction Contest

Get your picks in. Super simple. Gives us your top 3 from the guide.

Ryan Hall Q&A: "For Sara, Winning the Chicago Marathon Would Be More Meaningful Than Setting an American Record"

Ryan is bullish on Sara's fitness heading into the 2021 Chicago Marathon - "She’s definitely done workouts that she’s never been able to do before and [she’s] super confident, feeling great" - but acknowledges the warmish forecast may take the AR off the table.

Embracing the taper, Sarah Pagano is ready for her marathon debut in Chicago at age 30

She'll be flying to Boston right after the race as her fiance, Reid Buchanan, is running Boston on Monday.

2021 Chicago Marathon Preview: Sara Hall Chases Deena's AR, Galen Rupp Doubles Back from Olympics, & a Very Shallow Women's Field

We share our six biggest storylines with you and introduce you to the new men's favorite - Reuben Kipyego - whom we just learned was running the race today.

17 Elites Added to 2021 Chicago Marathon Field Including Japanese NR Holder Kengo Suzuki (2:04:56 PB) As 14 Elites Withdraw

Chicago now has a new #1 seed as previous #1 seed Getaneh Molla (2:03:34 pb) is a scratch but he's been replaced by Reuben Kipyegon (2:03:55 pb). Based on pbs, both the women's and men's elite fields now appear to be a little stronger than they were in August. *MB: Chicago adds 17 elites (14 withdraw) to its 2021 lineup the week of the race .

2021 Chicago Marathon Elite Women's Field Is Released -- It Features Just 1 International Woman With A PB Under 2:30

With just three women with PBs under 2:25, is the Chicago women's field worthy of major status in 2021?

Galen Rupp And Sara Hall Announced As Headliners For 2021 Chicago Marathon

Rupp will attempt to win his 2nd Chicago just 63 days after the Olympics while Sara Hall will be going for the American record. *MB: Galen Rupp and Sara Hall to run Chicago Marathon. Rupp will try Olympics/Chicago double 63 days apart. Can Hall get the AR?