Running coverage of the 2012 Chicago Marathon today.
The Bank of America Chicago Marathon ran out of medals for about 1,300 participants who finished the course seven hours after it had begun. Marathon organizers said they were reaching out to all of those individuals to arrange to mail or ship them a medal, said Diane Wagner, a spokeswoman for Bank of America.
“We are ensuring that every runner who crossed the finish line will receive a medal to recognize their accomplishments, said Wagner.
The marathon will be donating clothing left behind at the marathon to Pacific Garden Rescue Mission. After it was over, runners rummaged through dozens of bags of...