Best Of Competitor 2011

Midwest

Best Charity Training Program

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Team in Training

www.teamintraining.org

Best 5K/10K

Cosley Zoo Run for the Animals 5K/10K – Wheaton, Ill.

www.cosleyzoo.com/pages/events/special_events.html

Best Marathon

Bank of America Chicago Marathon

www.chicagomarathon.com

Best Half Marathon

XSport Fitness Rock ‘n’ Roll Chicago Half Marathon

www.runrocknroll.competitor.com/Chicago

Best Swimming/Watersports Event

Big Shoulders 5K Swim – Chicago

www.bigshoulders.org

Best Women’s Event

Fleet Feet 5K/10K Women’s Run – Chicago

www.fleetfeetchicago.com

Best Cycling Event

The L.A.T.E. Ride

www.lateride.org

Best Triathlon

Life Time Chicago Triathlon

www.chicagotriathlon.com

Best Adventure Race

Warrior Dash

www.warriordash.com

Best Race Swag

Hot Chocolate 15K/5K

www.hotchocolate15k.com

Best Swim Shop

Kiefer Swim Shop

www.kiefer.com

Best Bike Shop

MOX Multisport – 738 W. Randolph St., Chicago

www.moxmultisport.com

Best Gym

Crossfit Chicago

www.crossfitchicago.com

Best Running Shoe Store

Fleet Feet — Chicago

www.fleetfeetchicago.com

Best Triathlon Shop

MOX Multisport – 738 W. Randolph St., Chicago

www.moxmultisport.com

Best Running Club

Chicago Area Runners Association

www.cararuns.org

Best Triathlon Club

Team Triumph – Chicago

www.tri-umph.us

Best Sports Massage

Massage Envy

www.massageenvy.com

Best Rehab

Physicians Plus Clinic – 1700 W. Diversey Parkway, Chicago

www.thesportdocs.com

Best Sports/Recovery Drink

Gatorade

www.gatorade.com

Best Energy Bar

Clif Bar

www.clifbar.com

Best Outdoor Retailer

REI

www.rei.com

Best Juice Bar

Jamba Juice

www.jambajuice.com

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