ChicagoMarathon 2013

Video Coverage: 26.2 Miles, 29 Neighborhoods


@RedLineProject

Posted: Monday, Oct. 28, 2013

From the fun partying at mile 8 to the somber memories of the Boston Marathon, there were many great stories that played out at the 2013 Chicago Marathon. The Red Line Project's team of graduate students covered the race from many angles with these web videos:

 

Remembering Boston Marathon PhotoHonoring Boston
Chicago runners and race officials talk about the tragedy at the Boston Marathon just six months prior to the race.




 

 

 

Rahm Emanuel PhotoSecurity a Hot Topic at Marathon
Mayor Rahm Emanuel, race officials and runners talk about the changes to the marathon in light of the Boston Marathon terrorist attacks.

 

 

 

 

 

 Chicago Marathon Security PhotoFans, Officials Talk Security Along Course
There was a strong police presence along the marathon route. Fans and others talk about security concerns during the race.

 

 

 

 

 

  Chicago Marathon PhotoFamily, Friends of Runners Discuss Security
Some fans took the increased security in stride, while others noticed a heightened police presence.

 

 

 

 

 

 Chicago Marathon Recovery PhotoRunners Recuperate After Race
Runners, therapists and the race doctor talk about the physical toll a marathon takes on participants -- and what they can do about it.

 

 

 

 

 

Chicago Marathon Volunteers PhotoVolunteers at Aid Station Four
Runners, therapists and the race doctor talk about the physical toll a marathon takes on participants -- and what they can do about it.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chicago Marathon Lakeview StoryThe Party at Mile 8
The Lakeview/Boystown neighborhood celebrates the Chicago Marathon like no other.

 

 

 

 

 


Chinatown Chicago Marathon Photo Chinatown Embraces Race
Fans talk about the race atmosphere in one of the 29 neighborhoods that the marathon route passes through.

 

 

 

 

 

 Chicago Marathon Pilsen PhotoPilsen Celebrates the Marathon
Pilsen residents turn out to support the runners.

 

 

 

 

 

 
Chicago Marathon Taylor Street PhotoMarathon Brings Party, Problems to Taylor Street
Taylor Street businesses, fans and residents share their experiences with the race.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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