Boulder Marathon director gives up races for seven years

Race director of the cancelled 2013 and 2014 Boulder Marathons agrees not to organize any races for 7 years. The Boulder District Attorney’s office is also seeking $200,000 from Boulder Marathon LLC to compensate runners for the two cancelled races, plus possible civil penalties.

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Two Chicago half marathons to merge in 2015

The Chicago Spring Half Marathon and the Michelob ULTRA Chicago 13.1 Marathon will be combining into one race in the May of 2015. The new Michelob ULTRA Chicago Spring 13.1 & 10K will be run on May 17, starting and ending at the Park at Lakeshore East, 400 S. Water Street, Chicago. The new race will serve as the kickoff to Chicago’s long distance run season.

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