It turns out politics may be harder than winning Olympic medals for the 50-year-old former track star.
Run for a Reason charity program raised a record $2.1 million for local nonprofits.
The small gap between the Chicago Marathon and the Olympic Trials doesn't worry him.
The 2012 U.S. Olympic Team Trials Marathon will be held one day prior to race day.
Limited race entries are still available through the Run for a Reason charity program.
More spectator viewing opportunities, only one broad u-turn over multi-loop course.
Only 69 days separate the two races.
It breaks the $2-million milestone.
He wants to qualify for the U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials.