Posts about the Mercy Home Heroes Bank of America Chicago Marathon team.

How to Avoid Running Injuries

Dr. David O’Brian, a well-known sports medicine specialist, gives advice to our Heroes on the best preventative measures to take to avoid running injuries.

Mercy Home Hero Runs 50K In One Day

Our Mercy Home Heroes team coordinator, Jim Harding is fond of reciting the team motto—“no distance is too far to save a child.” On Tuesday afternoon, and well into the evening, Harding put his miles where his mouth is, trotting 50 kilometers, (31 miles), to raise funds for our young people.

Your Top 25 Marathon Training Tips from Coach Mark!

Learn from one of our Mercy Home Heroes training partners, Coach Mark of The Road to Boston, on how to best train for the Bank of America Chicago Marathon.

Join Bart Yasso in Running the Bank of America Chicago Marathon

This October, you can be a hero to children in need by running the Bank of America Chicago Marathon for Mercy Home with “The Mayor of Running,” Bart Yasso.

Runners Share Race Weekend to Remember

Read the story of race weekend for the more than 150 runners who ran the 2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathon to raise money for Mercy Home for Boys & Girls.