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Friday Afternoon Diversion: The Old Style Chicago Marathon

By Kevin Robinson in Arts & Entertainment on Oct 11, 2013 8:00PM

This weekend is the Bank of America Chicago Marathon but this afternoon's diversion takes us back to an earlier time in our fair city—a time when a regional beer maker sponsored the marathon and running 26.2 miles wasn't something that nearly as many people did. Here's your Old Style Chicago Marathon, right from the heart of the heartland.