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FloTrack will provide coverage of the 2019 Chicago Marathon in Chicago, IL.

  1. House Of Run: Where Does The Marathon Go From Here?

    House Of Run: Where Does The Marathon Go From Here?

    Oct 16, 2019

    Jason and Kevin discuss Eliud Kipchoge fulfilling his sub-two-hour goal, Brigid Kosgei’s smashing the world record in the women’s marathon, the Nike Oregon Project disbanding and much more.
  2. Kipchoge Or Kosgei: Which Marathon Performance Is More Impressive?

    Kipchoge Or Kosgei: Which Marathon Performance Is More Impressive?

    Oct 14, 2019

    In the span of a little over 30 hours this weekend, professional marathoning radically changed forever. 
  3. Lawrence Cherono Wins Chicago Marathon; Former NOP Athletes Struggle

    Lawrence Cherono Wins Chicago Marathon; Former NOP Athletes Struggle

    Oct 13, 2019

    Lawrence Cherono of Kenya won the Chicago Marathon on Sunday morning in a sprint finish over Ethiopia's Dejene Debela, 2:05:45 to 2:05:46. The victory comes six months after Cherono's Boston Marathon title, for an impressive two World Marathon Major wins in one year. 
  4. Two Wild Weeks: 10 Unbelievable Running Stories From The Last 14 Days

    Two Wild Weeks: 10 Unbelievable Running Stories From The Last 14 Days

    Oct 13, 2019

    Between the World Championships, Alberto Salazar's anti-doping ban, a 1:59:40 marathon, and a women's marathon world record, it has been a wild two-week span in the running world.
  5. Brigid Kosgei Smashes Paula Radcliffe's World Record At Chicago Marathon

    Brigid Kosgei Smashes Paula Radcliffe's World Record At Chicago Marathon

    Oct 13, 2019

    Brigid Kosgei of Kenya one-upped Eliud Kipchoge on Sunday in Chicago, as the 25-year-old closed out an impressive week of marathon performances with an unexpected and brilliant new world record for women in 2:14:04.
  6. Race Analysis: 2019 Chicago Marathon

    Race Analysis: 2019 Chicago Marathon

    Oct 13, 2019

    The Chicago Marathon begins at 7:30 a.m. CT. Check out our men's preview here and women's preview here and keep this page refreshed throughout the race for live updates.
  7. Under Coach Ritzenhein, Stinson Ready For Breakthrough At Chicago Marathon

    Under Coach Ritzenhein, Stinson Ready For Breakthrough At Chicago Marathon

    Oct 11, 2019

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  8. Can Jordan Hasay Keep Her Podium Streak Going In Chicago?

    Can Jordan Hasay Keep Her Podium Streak Going In Chicago?

    Oct 11, 2019

    The lean international field at the Chicago Marathon seems tailor-made for Jordan Hasay to rack up another podium finish at a World Marathon Major. Between fall majors Chicago, Berlin and New York, plus last week’s extremely late in the year IAAF World Championships, there’s just too many options this fall for elite athletes. 
  9. Can Mo Farah Break Through The Noise In Chicago?

    Can Mo Farah Break Through The Noise In Chicago?

    Oct 11, 2019

    On Sunday, Mo Farah returns to the Chicago Marathon course that hosted his best marathon performance to date. In 2018, Farah ran 2:05:11 to break the European record and give him the first major marathon victory of his career. 
  10. Nike Shuts Down Nike Oregon Project

    Nike Shuts Down Nike Oregon Project

    Oct 11, 2019

    A week after coach Alberto Salazar was served a four-year ban for experimenting with performance-enhancing drugs, Nike has shut down his Nike Oregon Project (NOP) training group. Runner's World first reported the news on Thursday night.