More than 40,000 athletes from all 50 states and more than 100 countries battled their way through Chicago Oct. 8 for the 2017 Bank of America Chicago Marathon. The course began and ended in Grant Park and wound through 29 Chicago neighborhoods. Galen Rupp, the first American in 15 years to win the marathon, finished with a time of 2:09:20. Tirunesh Dibaba of Ethiopia won the women’s race in 2:18:31. In its 40th year, the marathon drew over 1 million spectators.
In Photos: The Chicago Marathon