Posts tagged "Shamrock Shuffle"

560 Reasons To Run

560 Reasons To Run
As long as there has been a Chicago, there have been police officers giving their lives to make sure that our streets, homes and lives are safe. Constable James Quinn was the first in 1853, Officer Michael Fisk, the most recent on November 26, 2010, when he was fatally shot while processing a crime scene.... Read more »

The Sunday Pace, February 20, 2011

Indoor triathlons, free races, hot chocolate and a whole lotta SRAM. Together We Tri. Indoor Triathlon-It’s getting warmer outside, but not quite warm enough to get into Lake Michigan and swim, yet.  If you are feeling the need to get in a great workout and a little racing, the Together We Tri Indoor Triathlon, is... Read more »

Plenty of Opportunities To Race in the Sold Out Shamrock Shuffle

On Tuesday, the press release went out with the news, “The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle is sold out.”40,000 runners are signed up and ready to run on April 10th, the 32nd running of the Chicago Classic. Have no fear, if you are still interested in running, there are still some slots available through the... Read more »

Free Stuff Tuesday- 2 Passes to "The Ride" Movie Premiere.

Congratulations to Judith, you are going to be running in the Bank Of America Shamrock Shuffle, for free!  Because of the generosity of  my new family at Chicago Athlete Magazine, Judith will be running through Chicago in The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle.  Make sure to check out Chicago Athlete Magazine for their great coverage... Read more »

The Sunday Pace.

Each week, I dozens of notes, notices and other cool things, that a lot of it falls through the cracks.  As they do in “the real paper,” we are going to try and make Sunday a little “thicker” and include more information that we didn’t get to share during the week.  If you have news,... Read more »

Win A Free Entry to The Shamrock Shuffle Courtesy of Chicago Athlete Magazine.

If you’ve never heard of Chicago Athlete Magazine, let me be the first to say, “welcome you to Chicago, I hope you are enjoying your first day here.” Shops, races, people may come and go, but Chicago Athlete has been the one the constants for over 20 years, sharing news, information, calendars and plenty of... Read more »

Registration for the 2011 Shamrock Shuffle Opens in 3 Days!

Registration for the 2011 Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Opens January 1. What better way to start the new year than signing up for the Chicago classic that officially kicks off the race season, the Bank Of America Shamrock Shuffle. Registration for the 2011 Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K opens Saturday, January 1,... Read more »

No Longer The Fat Kid.

Terror!  That’s a good way to describe the look on Cubicle Dad’s face, when I announced that we were not going to jog the Shamrock Shuffle, but run, and we were going to finish in under an hour. There is a difference, between running and jogging and Sunday was race day, Dan was about to... Read more »

Amy Freeze checks in with a story of inspiration

Amy Freeze is a runner, a triathlete, a cyclist.  Sunday she won’t be running in The Shamrock Shuffle, but cheering, here’s why. By Amy Freeze This weekend is a sure sign of Spring, the kickoff to the running season, The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle. The event attracts more than 35,000 runners and tens of... Read more »

Shamrock Shuffle Expo Is Open For Business.

As one exhibitor put it “Thank God racing season is here!“ The Shamrock Shuffle Expo. is the pre-party to one of the most exciting endurance seasons in the country. Sunday things get officially going as 35,000 runners work their way through the city.  However before that happens the expo. and all of it’s exhibitors are... Read more »