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Bank of America Chicago Marathon

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The Chicago Marathon attracts 40,000 runners, of which 10,000 come from countries other than the US. Course records stand to Paula Radcliffe at 2:17:18 from 2002, and to Dennis Kimetto, who ran 2:03:45 in 2013.

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Carey Pinkowski
135 South LaSalle Street
Suite 1106
Chicago, Illinois

T: +312-904-9800

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