Naperville Marathon runs for first time
November 10, 2013 (NAPERVILLE, Ill.) -- There's a new marathon in the Chicago area and it stepped off for the first time Sunday morning in Naperville.
Thirty-five hundred runners in all took part in the full marathon and half marathon.
Edward Hospital is the title sponsor for the next three years.
Next year's marathon will be a qualifying race for the 2015 Boston Marathon.
This year's race helped raise more than $200,000 for charities.
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