Wehrman Returns for Third Year of Chicago Marathon Radio CommentarySwanson, Martin & Bell, LLP partner Christopher D. Wehrman once again will be an expert analyst for the 2021 Bank of America Chicago Marathon’s live radio broadcast on 670 The Score Sports Radio.
Wehrman will provide elite athlete commentary on the men’s marathon, riding in an official Chicago Marathon vehicle ahead of the elite athletes throughout the race. Live radio coverage will be available from 7:00 to 11:00 a.m. on 670 The Score and on the free Audacy app. Elite runners expected to compete in the 2021 race include two-time Olympic medalist Galen Rupp. Marathon organizers say they are preparing for 35,000 participants.
A former elite runner himself, Wehrman will offer marathon commentary for the third time based on his many years of involvement in the running community. With a marathon personal record of 2:17:50, he qualified for the U.S. Olympic Team Trials in the marathon for the 2004 and 2008 Olympics. Wehrman was an All-Big Ten Conference runner in cross country and track at Michigan State University, where he received undergraduate, graduate and law degrees. Now retired from professional competition, he is a co-founder of RunBetterApp, an endurance coach at EDGE Athlete Lounge, and previously served as president of the Chicago Area Runners Association.
At Swanson, Martin & Bell, LLP, Wehrman represents clients in Family Law matters.