Chicago

Taking the Long Way Home: Race Recap: Hot Chocolate 15k – Running Fitness Article

Taking the Long Way Home: Race Recap: Hot Chocolate 15k Will run for chocolate.As much as I love chocolate, I’d rather run for beer, but it has to be a good beer and that doesn’t seem to be much of an option these days! I’ve run the Hot Chocolate 15k three times now. It’s not my favorite race–there always seem to be some glitches–but I do like the distance and the swag is good. My friend Steph wanted me to…

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Serial Course Cutter Uncovered After Impossible Chicago Splits – Running Fitness Article

Serial Course Cutter Uncovered After Impossible Chicago Splits Last week I started my review of The Chicago Marathon. The obvious course cutters were already removed from the results. The runners that missed multiple mats have been removed. Emily Clark has been disqualified. However, I uncovered one runner with a finish time of 3:10:00. The splits show that the runner undoubtedly cut the course. Further analysis showed a history of suspicious results. 2019 Chicago Marathon Manuel did not miss any of…

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Chicago Food Recap | AnnaTheApple – Running Fitness Article

Ahh our Chicago trip seems so long away now. But the memories are good 🙂 Staying in three different AirBnb’s helped extend our reach of where was easily accessible to go sightseeing (and eating). I did a bit of research before we went (one of my favourite things to do pre-holiday it must be said) and found a few top contenders for the best deep pan pizzas in Chicago. Deep pan is a BIG deal in Chicago. One of the…

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Chicago Marathon 2019 – Six Star Finisher – Running Fitness Article

I woke up the morning of the Chicago Marathon after a fantastic night’s sleep. No one was more surprised about this than me to be honest. I had fallen asleep and stayed asleep nicely, despite being so worried and stressed. I woke up about an hour before my alarm (5am) and did all that I needed to for a comfortable running experience, if you get my drift 😉 I made my porridge in our lovely Airbnb kitchen and drank my…

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