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2019 Gateway 5K Superhero Showdown & Duck Drop

When: June 22, 2019 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Where: Bureau County Fairgrounds, 811 W Peru St Princeton, IL 61356

Grab your capes, put on your masks….it is time for the Annual Gateway 5K Superhero Showdown & Duck Drop. The race starts in the Bureau County Fairgrounds and runners will travel through residential neighborhoods to … READ MORE >

DeKalb Corn Classic 10K & 5K

When: September 29, 2019 @ 8:15 am
Where: Downtown DeKalb, 302 Grove Street, DeKalb, IL 60115

Join us for the 39th Annual DeKalb Corn Classic 10K & newly added 5K! ​Beginning and ending in Downtown DeKalb, the route will take runners through historical neighborhoods, along the Kishwaukee River via Prairie Park, … READ MORE >

27th Annual Underground Railroad 5k

When: September 7, 2019 @ 8:30 am
Where: Bureau County Metro Center, 837 Park Ave West, Princeton, IL 61356

Pre-registered racers can pick up their Race Packets at the Bureau County Metro Center on Friday, September 6th, from 12pm – 6pm. Day-of registration and packet pick-up begins at 7am, at the Bureau County Metro … READ MORE >

River Run

When: August 31, 2019 @ 7:30 am – 11:30 am
Where: Rockford IL , 202 Market Street Rockford, IL 61104

What better way to kick off your Labor Day weekend than getting out for some family-friendly competition (for those who want to be competitive) in downtown Rockford. RAMP and OrthoIllinois are partnering to offer the … READ MORE >

Liberty 5k Run/Walk

When: July 3, 2019 @ 7:30 pm
Where: Ebbey George's Bar and Grill , 402 Liberty Street, Morris, IL 60450

The Liberty 5K is a chip timed run on a certified course that takes runners through Nostalgic Downtown Morris and area parks and neighborhoods. The route is completely paved, primarily flat, with slight hills. The … READ MORE >

Starved Rock Runners Wednesday Night Workouts

When: March 27, 2019 @ 1:34 pm – 2:34 pm
Where: Lock 14 of the I & M Canal

Workouts vary from weeks to week. Groups of different ability levels do different workouts. Meet in the parking lot of Lock 14. The advanced group does a 2 mile warm-up run to Split Rock, performs … READ MORE >

Knoxville Firecracker 5K Run/Walk

When: July 4, 2019 @ 8:30 am
Where: Knoxville Track Complex, S. Gilson St., Knoxville, IL 61448

Pre-Registration Fee: $20.00/ Race Day Fee: $25.00 (“Swag Bags” guaranteed with pre-registration) Make Checks Payable to: Knoxville Firecracker 5K. Drop off registration and payment or send to: 6140Run, 218 E. Main St., Galesburg, IL 61401. … READ MORE >

Celebrate LaSalle 5K Run/Walk

When: June 21, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
Where: LaSalle City Hall, 745 2nd Street

Certified race course,Medals for a vary of ages, Best overall Male and Female Award, Time and Finish Line provided by Starved Rock Runners LTD, T-shirts given away as supplies last and given to all pre- … READ MORE >

St. Margaret’s Habit for Health 10K & 3 Mile Fun Run/Walk.

When: April 27, 2019 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Where: St. Margaret's Family Health Center, 415 East Second Street, Spring Valley, IL

Certified 10K Course and 3 Mile Fun Run. The race benefits Esophageal & Colon Cancer Prevention Center.

10th & FINAL JAMES DANKENBRING SCHOLARSHIP 5K TRAIL RUN/WALK

When: May 5, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 am
Where: LAKE KAKUSHA, MENDOTA, IL, FABER FIELD, JUST BEHIND 1901 TOM MERWIN DRIVE, MENDOTA, IL 61342

COME JOIN US !!! Enjoy a 5K course that is a fast, all terrain trail that circles the lake. The property is well maintained, established grass trails through wooded and prairie lots. The course will … READ MORE >