Jul 20 2014
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Rock ‘n’ Roll Series Revamps Elite Program

SAN DIEGO—Reaffirming its historical commitment to elite runners, Competitor Group Inc., (CGI), owner of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series, has announced plans for an elite athlete program that supports top-tier and developing international and American athletes in 2014.

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All About Jared

Meet Jared Chan, a remarkable young man who has already become a Rock ‘n’ Roll Heavy Medalist at 12 years old. Jared’s passion for running sprouted from a fun 10th birthday challenge presented by his dad. For every lap he made around a track, dad Gary promised $10. Jared was more than up for the…

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Runner Spotlight: Love and Lucky 13

Susan and Doug were married on July 22nd, 2000. To celebrate their 13 year wedding anniversary, they committed to running 13.1 miles at Rock ‘n’ Roll Chicago this past weekend. Back in 2011, Susan and Doug started running to get in shape. In the beginning they could barely run a mile. Since then, they have…

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Free Cheers For You

Sign up for the free HumanaVitality Cheer Squad on Facebook, so your family and friends can cheer for you on course from afar.  This free Facebook app for runners and walkers of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Chicago Half Marathon will display friends’ cheers on a jumbotron screen at mile 10.    There’s nothing like a…

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Race Weekend Info Center

Below is everything you need to be prepared for the XSport Fitness Rock ‘n’ Roll Chicago Half Marathon presented by HumanaVitality race weekend and make it to the start line with a big smile. Make sure to join the conversations on Facebook to connect with other participants and stay up to date with the event….

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#CGIeats – CHItown edition

Race weekend is almost here and you’ve got a lot going on. Training, packing, washing the ‘ol utility belt, finding your lucky socks. You might not have time to research all the delectable spots to eat in Chicago – because boy are there a lot of them! We polled our staff to find their top…

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Post Race Party Places

After Walk Off The Earth concludes an epic finish line festival in Grant Park, you’re going to need to eat, imbibe, and be merry. And where are you going to do that in such a massive city like Chicago? Check out this list of local bars offering exclusive discounts for mentioning you just conquered the…

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Pace Team- Chicago Endurance Sports

Pace Yourself to Your Perfect Race! Run with the Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon Pace Team The XSport Fitness Rock ‘n’ Roll Chicago Half Marathon presented by HumanaVitality Pace Team is presented by Chicago Endurance Sports.  Their team will help pace you to your best half marathon yet.  Whether you want guidance and support as…

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