About 45,000 runners from every U.S. state and 115 countries participated in the Bank of America Chicago Marathon Sunday.
Ethiopian Tsegaye Kebede had the top finish in the marathon at 2:04:38, breaking the course record set last year by Kenya's Moses Mosop, according to the Chicago Tribune.
Jan Myrda of Palos Heights took an impressive 249th place. Thirty-four people from Palos Heights finished the race. Another 17 runners represented Palos Park. Eighteen marathoners who finished were from Palos Hills.
The top 10 finishers from Palos are listed below.
|Place Gender||Name||Town||Age||Finish Time|
||Amy Van Hal
||Stephanie Ebert||Palos Park||40||
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