Category: News

Michael Hart Obituary

It is with great sorrow we share the passing of Michael Hart, husband of member Theresa Hart. Below is the link to Micheal’s obituary. https://www.solontelford.com/notices/Michael-Hart

SRRL CONSTITUTION REVISIONS PASS

Ballots for the proposed changes to the Starved Rock Runners Constitution were opened and counted at the April 16th Board meeting. The voted passed by a margin of 56 yes and 4 no votes. The revised Constitution will be posted on the web site in the near future along with newly adopted By- Laws. Thanks … READ MORE >

COMMITTEE MEMBERS NEEDED

Here is your chance to become active in the club.  Members for two committees are needed. Nomination Committee Purpose of committee is to seek out members interested in running for election to the Board of Directors.  The committee will seek nomination starting July, presenting a list of nominated members to the Board of Directors at … READ MORE >

Long Time Member Lou Ann Winter passes

Lucille “Lou Ann” Winter, 87, of Wenona, died March 22, 2019,  OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.  Memorial Mass will be 10:00 AM Saturday in St. Mary’s Church in Wenona with Franciscan Friars officiating. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 5:00 until 7:00 PM in the Hurst Funeral … READ MORE >

2019 Recommended Races Selected

Five races have been chosen for the 2019 running season to be on the Recommended Race list. These races have proven to be well organized and are recommended as options for members. Moose Miles 5K, Ottawa April 21st, 10:00AM Dad’s Day 5K, Mendota June 17th, 8:00AM Liberty Run 5K, Morris, Il. Date: July 3rd, 7:30PM … READ MORE >

Award Preseted At Annual Banquet

              The Starved Rock Annual Banquet was held on March 2nd at the Maples Supper Club in Peru. Approximately 115 members and guests were in attendance. Awards that were presented were: Friends of Runners awards were presented to Pat and Lyle Elsbury (previous owners of Duffy’s Tap in Utica), … READ MORE >

Do You Have Lightly Used Running Shoes T Get Rid Of?

At the February Board meeting, Mitch Hobbs made a presentation for a program that he encountered at a recent running trade show. Below is a link to a letter about the program. Mitch will be collecting shoes at the annual banquet. Click to view letter

2019 SRRL Circuit Schedule

SRRL 2019 CIRCUIT RACE SCHEDULE 3/23       Lori’s Walleye Run 5K – Spring Valley 4/6         Lincoln Presidential Half Marathon – Springfield 5/4         Lake Run 12K – Lake Bloomington 5/11       Starved Rock Country Half Marathon – Ottawa 5/11       Starved Rock Country 5K – Ottawa 5/27       YMCA Memorial Day 5K – Streator 6/15       Steamboat Classic 15k – Peoria … READ MORE >

2019 Board and Officers Elected

Election of the Board of Directors for the Starved Rock Runners were recently held, and officers were elected at the Board meeting on January 15th. Board members re-elected to serve a two year term were: Joe Bornac, Carol Pratt, Dan Rolando, Tim Novack, Carroll Lulay, Mark Wackerline and Bob Zeglis. Board members remaining on the … READ MORE >