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Runners including Kenichiro Maemura, center, of Novi, Mich., cross the finish line of the Chicago Marathon on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)
Runners including Kenichiro Maemura, center, of Novi, Mich., cross the finish line of the Chicago Marathon on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)
 

チーム米国東海岸支部長:前村 健一郎さん(Maemura Kenichiro)が、また偉業を遂げました!

別名ゴスプレランナーとしての不動の地位を、見事シカゴマラソンで確立した証拠です。

 

ここ数年は、シカゴマラソンでは名物ランナーとかなり有名らしく、多くのジャーナリストの注目を浴びています。

 

 

Images from the Chicago Marathon

Over 40,000 runners participated in the 2013 Chicago Marathon, a mere three months after the April 15 bombing at the finish line of the Boston Marathon that killed three, injured 260, and launched a massive manhunt that paralyzed the city.

Chicago Marathon participants keep Boston in mind

Kenyans Kimetto, Jeptoo win Chicago Marathon

 

Runners start the Chicago Marathon in Chicago, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Runners start the Chicago Marathon in Chicago, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Law enforcement officers keep a watch on the course as runners warm up before the Chicago Marathon on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

Law enforcement officers keep a watch on the course as runners warm up before the Chicago Marathon on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

Runners start the Chicago Marathon in Chicago, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Runners start the Chicago Marathon in Chicago, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Chicago police officers patrol during the annual Chicago Marathon in Chicago, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. The marathon is the first World Marathon Major in the United States since the Boston Marathon bombings last April and will be the most closely watched. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Chicago police officers patrol during the annual Chicago Marathon in Chicago, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. The marathon is the first World Marathon Major in the United States since the Boston Marathon bombings last April and will be the most closely watched. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Runners participate in the Chicago Marathon in Chicago, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, nearly six months after the Boston Marathon bombings, with more police officers lining race routes and spectator areas. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Runners participate in the Chicago Marathon in Chicago, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, nearly six months after the Boston Marathon bombings, with more police officers lining race routes and spectator areas. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

A runner grabs water from Alana Friend at an aid station during the annual Chicago Marathon in Chicago, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

A runner grabs water from Alana Friend at an aid station during the annual Chicago Marathon in Chicago, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Runners participate in the Chicago Marathon in Chicago, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Runners participate in the Chicago Marathon in Chicago, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Dennis Kimetto of Kenya crosses the finish line to win the Chicago Marathon on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

Dennis Kimetto of Kenya crosses the finish line to win the Chicago Marathon on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

Rita Jeptoo of Kenya wins the women's race during the Chicago Marathon on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

Rita Jeptoo of Kenya wins the women’s race during the Chicago Marathon on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

Runners grab water at an aid station during the annual Chicago Marathon in Chicago, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Runners grab water at an aid station during the annual Chicago Marathon in Chicago, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Runners participate in the Chicago Marathon in Chicago, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Runners participate in the Chicago Marathon in Chicago, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Andrew Holmes, left, of Newton, Mass., and Peter Ryan, right, of Holden, Mass., celebrate after finishing the Chicago Marathon on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

Andrew Holmes, left, of Newton, Mass., and Peter Ryan, right, of Holden, Mass., celebrate after finishing the Chicago Marathon on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

Runners walk through the finish area after completing the Chicago Marathon on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

Runners walk through the finish area after completing the Chicago Marathon on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

Ernst Van Dyke, left, of South Africa, edges out Kurt Fearnley, right, of Australia, to win the men's wheelchair division during the Chicago Marathon on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

Ernst Van Dyke, left, of South Africa, edges out Kurt Fearnley, right, of Australia, to win the men’s wheelchair division during the Chicago Marathon on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

Lytle Smith, center left, of Evanston, Ill., and David Zeisler, center right, of Gurnee, Ill., are assisted at the finish line during the Chicago Marathon on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

Lytle Smith, center left, of Evanston, Ill., and David Zeisler, center right, of Gurnee, Ill., are assisted at the finish line during the Chicago Marathon on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

Runners participate in the Chicago Marathon in Chicago, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Runners participate in the Chicago Marathon in Chicago, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Lucas Perez of Columbia celebrates after crossing the finish line during the Chicago Marathon on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

Lucas Perez of Columbia celebrates after crossing the finish line during the Chicago Marathon on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)