Chicagoland Spring Marathon
The Chicagoland Spring Marathon and half marathon offers a Boston qualifier course, personalized timed bib, Live band performance, athletic-flex blended fabric quarter zip for runners, and a finish line medal and feast for all participants. Participants will also run for a cause thanks to our partnership with our event charity "Special Olympics".
This marathon is conveniently located right in the heart of Chicagoland surrounded by excitement, hotels, restaurants and shopping.
The 26.2 mile marathon and 13.1 mile half marathon courses are USATF certified. The marathon is a Boston qualifier. The course will start in the business district of Schaumburg before touring into scenic Busse Woods featuring serene lakes, forests and prairie. Miles will be marked along the course to help you keep pace with your goal time! Aide stations with water and sports drink as well as toilets will be located along the course, see course map for locations.
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Need some help training for this race? US Champion, Tara Welling will build you a custom half marathon training plan that is built-from-scratch and specifically tailored for your next race.Get Custom Plan
Did you know that this race is part of a series of runs? If you like this race you may want to run one of the following All Community Events events.