Maratona de Chicago 2019 infographic
A infografia mostra o traçado da maratona, horas de partida e detentores dos recordes da corrida.
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Maratona de Chicago 2019

By Chris Dinsdale

October 13, 2019 - A 42ª Maratona de Chicago Bank of America Chicago deverá ter mais de 40.000 participantes, com os atletas a seguirem um traçado pela baixa da cidade que termina Grant Park, nas margens do lago Michigan.

Chicago hosts the fifth World Marathon Major of the year, after races in Tokyo, London, Boston, and Berlin. New York will host final showpiece event, in November.

Four-time Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah from Britain, Chicago Marathon winner in 2018, heads the men’s elite field, but faces tough competition from home favourite Galen Rupp and Kenya’s Lawrence Cherono, who secured the Boston Marathon title in April.

In the women's race, defending champion Brigid Kosgei of Kenya leads the field, hoping to add to her 2019 London Marathon winners medal.

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PUBLISHED: 06/10/2019; STORY: Graphic News; PICTURES: Getty Images
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