This year’s edition has been turned into a virtual event
Aderire Chicago Marathon
The Chicago Marathon, officially called the Bank of America Chicago Marathon, is the pinnacle event for novice to elite runners. Participants from over 50 states and more than 100 various countries pack themselves into Grant Park to take part in both the marathon event and the spectacular celebration. Chicago, a city like no other, is a big city with an even bigger heart. One of the most beloved marathons around the world, people from around the globe compete to race around the downtown center and to get a glimpse of Lake Michigan and the city skyline.
Considered a flat and fast course; it is one of the big-5 marathons that comprise the Wold Marathon Majors series. Starting with just 4,200 runners when it began in 1977, it has grown to over 45,000 in just a little over three decades. The Midwestern spectators are something that makes this marathon amazing, as is the excitement in the air of the city, which comes alive to cheer marathoners to the finish line.
Punti salienti del corsoThe Bank of America Chicago Marathon is known for its flat and fast course that starts and finishes in Grant Park and travels through one of the world’s most magnificent cities.
Mappa del percorso
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Postazioni di Pronto Soccorso
20 aid stations (see locations below) are located along the course approximately one to two miles apart. Each aid station consists of the following amenities in this order: Medical Tent with access to a Runner Transport vehicle* Toilet facilities. Gatorade Endurance. Formula (lemon-lime flavor) Water, Public address announcer.
All participants and spectators are strongly encouraged to use public transportation race weekend. If you drive, allow sufficient time for heavy traffic congestion and street closures due to the race.
Cosa offre il kit da gara
Lemon-Lime Gatorade Endurance Formula. Bananas are available in the later miles of the course; they are generally offered between miles 20-24.
Timing checkpoints are positioned at the start line, at each 5K, at the halfway point (13.1 miles) and at the finish line. Your MYLAPS BibTag timing device will register split times at each of these checkpoints.
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