Story URL: http://news.medill.northwestern.edu/chicago/news.aspx?id=163628
Story Retrieval Date: 6/19/2013 3:03:11 PM CST
Marathon participation is on the rise nationwide according to nonprofit organization RunningUSA.
Taking a first run at the marathon
More than ever before Chicagoans are putting on their running shoes to train for a race. Lisa Owad gets us in step with this rising trend.