Posts tagged "Lyrics"

Chicago Native Todd Paul Swims the English Channel in 13:35!

Local athlete Todd Paul successfully crossed the English Channel with his family and coach Craig Strong by his side.  This is Craig’s post swim account. No sleep for anyone but Todd the night before the swim.  Arrived at the dock prepared for just about anything at 4:30 am.  A short trip on the boat for... Read more »

Calling All Experts- Dan needs your help.

I received an e-mail from a reader named Dan.  He read the story of Lauren Kaminsky and decided to reach out to me and the Chicago Endurance community.  I want to hear from you (constructive help only).  What advice, direction, motivation can you offer Dan,to help him make it across the line.  This is what... Read more »

An Open Letter to My Common Sense.

Dear Common Sense: I miss you.  I hope you are having a good time where ever you are.  I wanted to catch you up on a few things that have been going on here in Chicago, while you were gone. I decided to run a marathon.  Not next year or next month, but next week. ... Read more »

We Back The Bid!

It’s almost time, and we wanted to show our support, as well as the support of the endurance community in Chicago and beyond.  If you have thoughts about Chicago 2016, let us know. Sarah Haskins- “This is a great sports town. The food, the people, the location. I would love to see an Olympics here.”... Read more »

Could Wind Keep Chicago From Hosting The Olympics?

Chicago’s Wind Weighs Down Olympic Bid By Amy Freeze, WFLD Chicago – A little wind is what you expect during late summer on Chicago’s lake front. But when it comes to outdoor Olympic sports, Chicago wind may be too much of a good thing. The new International Olympic Committee report says Chicago’s weather is a... Read more »

Looking for a slow marathon runner.

With the Chicago Marathon coming up in a few weeks, a lot of press is going surround the winners and world record holders coming to Chicago race. This is a flat, fast course and a world record is always a possibility in Chicago.  While we will cover the marathon from every angle, one that I... Read more »

Would You Bid For This Woman On Ebay? The Aftermath!

Congratulations to the winning bidder!  $275.00!  That’s what it cost to have dinner and an autograph jersey with Olympic hopeful Jenna Shoemaker in Las Vegas. You are going to have a great night, because Jenna Shoemaker is a smart, engaging young woman who loves her sport. An example. When Jenna was in Chicago for the... Read more »