Your UNofficial guide to the 2014 Chicago Marathon!
Our Goal: Maximize your fun and minimize your stress during your trip to Chicago!
The goal of this website is to bring you a “local’s perspective” on the 2014 Chicago Marathon, complete with interesting facts, blog posts, tidbits, and information to make your stay in Chicago and your run of the marathon enjoyable. From a true local, you’ll get highlights of the course, what things to see and do throughout your journey, and a distinct knowledge of Chicago along the way.
We want you to benefit from our list of recommendations during your stay, whether you are traveling from the burbs, or another country. If you are bringing your family, you’ll certainly want a very different itinerary than the 20-something runner and her friends and our week/end city guides will do just that to help out to show you what you’ve got.
Whether you will be traveling around The Loop or taking in some different sights throughout Metropolitan Chicago, you should take a look at our neighborhood guides to be able to maximize your experience during marathon weekend, including do’s and don’ts while you are in Chicago.
Whether you are a family, a lone runner, a running group, your needs are all different, but Chicago certainly has the level of variety that you will be looking for when it comes to recommendations. Don’t waste your precious calories and ruin your taste buds on bad food when you are in the land of delicious and overwhelming food options. Our food guides will rave on about what you should try while you are in town.
We not only know Chicago, at ChicagoMarathon2014.com, we also know marathons. This key point is going to help you along the way and we certainly want you to be as prepared as humanly possible for your marathon in Chicago. Whether it’s your first time running a marathon, first time running Chicago, or 37th time running the Chicago Marathon, we want to be able to give you as much advice and preparation as possible.
Blog Posts/Neat Facts:
While alot of times blog posts have poor content and aren’t written to give you a neat tidbit, we promise you we won’t do that. Check out what we can show you about the 2014 Chicago Marathon and some really great tips/advice for roaming throughout Chicago on your weekend.
Keep an eye out!
We’ll be constantly updating this website as we countdown to the 2014 Chicago Marathon and as a result will be continuously publishing alot of content for you to enjoy. Please keep coming back to see what we’ve got!