Half Marathon runs on South Side

September 8, 2013 2:40:36 PM PDT
Thousands of people laced up their running shoes to take part in the 17th annual Chicago Half Marathon.

It was held Sunday morning on the city's South Side starting and ending in Jackson Park.

All runners were given a race day t-shirt and medal and treated to a pizza and beer party after the race.

Half of the registration fees will be donated to Children's Hospital of chicago.