Chicago Marathon

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  • Shawn

    Good luck tomorrow guys! Lots of positive vibes from NYC for you all!

    1 · October 12, 2013

  • Emily R.

    Good luck everybody!!! Hope to see you at the finish, beers in hand!

    October 12, 2013

  • Annette

    GOOD LUCK AND WEAR YOUR SHIRTS SO WE FIND YOU!!!

    October 12, 2013

  • Emily R.

    Hey all! Everyone as excited/freaked out as I am?

    I am staying with Skye near Grant Park, and we are planning to hit the expo Friday afternoon. Is anyone interested in coming along? Also, message me if you are interested in a big carbo loading lunch on Saturday. See you in Chicago!

    October 8, 2013

    • Emily R.

      Sky is right- I am in B as well! If the weather is decent I'm starting with the 3:20 pace group as well. It will be cool to have a whippets pack there! My number is[masked] if anyone needs me for planning purposes.

      October 9, 2013

    • Sue Jean B.

      So excited- and nervous! Hope to see you guys in Chicago!

      October 9, 2013

  • Kaitlyn K.

    Any one receive their race packets yet? I'm getting pretty excited! I found a PDF version online and had fun going through it last night.

    September 26, 2013

  • Sue Jean B.

    I know it's a little ways out, but in case anyone else is interested... a couple of friends and I have pre-marathon dinner plans at Topo Gigio Saturday night...

    http://www.yelp.com/biz/topo-gigio-ristorante-chicago

    September 22, 2013

  • Emily R.

    Hey guys, excited to see so many Whippets ready to run! Hope training is going great for you all.

    Quick question- where are you all staying for marathon weekend? I procrastinated when it came to booking this year (oops!) so have yet to set something up. Does anyone have tips on where to stay, or know of anyone who'd like to split a hotel room? Let me know!

    August 5, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Anywhere near Grant Park. The Congress Hotel, Palmer House or anywhere around there if there is availability.

      August 30, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      I am staying with a friend not to far from grant park

      August 30, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Just moved to NYC from Chicago but still running the marathon in October. So excited to have found this group/event. :)

    1 · August 30, 2013

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