Race closes a month earlier than expected.
Written by: Sean McKeon
The 2010 Bank of America Chicago Marathon has reached its full capacity of 45,000 runners. The Ocotber 10th race sold out in 51 days, a full month earlier than it did in 2009.
Executive race director Carey Pinkowski said, “This record rate of registration illustrates the growing popularity of the sport and our race in particular based on our 33-year tradition, but we are also hearing excitement for the historic date of 10/10/10 which ads a unique trill this year.”
For more, visit the events official website: www.chicagomarathon.com .