Saturday, September 12, 2015 - 8:00 a.m.

Ohio Street Beach * Lake Michigan * Chicago


Big Shoulders 2015 is the USMS 5K National Championship


Registration Opened March 1, 2015 at 12 p.m. CST, and as of 4 p.m. on March 2, 2015, the 2.5K is sold out, the 5K for One Event Registrations and Wetsuit Swimmers is sold out, and the 5K National Championship is 65% full.

Do Not Wait To Register - Big Shoulders will sell out soon.

Go to to register.


LODGING: Courtyard by Marriott - Magnificent Mile has once again carved out a block of rooms at the discount rate of $169/nt. for Sept. 11 & Sept. 12. The hotel is 3 blocks from the race start, and in a great area for restaurants, site seeing and shopping. To reserve a room call 1-800-321-2211 and reference Big Shoulders, or code BST.