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IVS New Year’s Day Resolution 5k Run/Walk

When: January 1, 2020 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Where: Tower Park, 4998 N Grandview Dr, Peoria Heights, IL 61616, USA

Want to start on your running goals for the New Year? Of course you do – the beginning of the year inspires all of us to dream big and set goals. What better way to … READ MORE >

Defender Dash 5K

When: October 19, 2019 @ 9:00 am
Where: St. Michael the Archangel School, 410 S Park St, Streator, IL 61364, USA

The 2019 Defender Dash includes a 1/4 mile Fun Run ($15) that is untimed at 8:30am. The timed 5K ($30… special pricing for Starved Rock Running Club Members) follows at 9am, and then our awards … READ MORE >

Winter Iowa Senior Games – Track & Field

When: December 14, 2019 @ 8:30 am
Where: PepsiCo Center on Augustana's Campus, 1025 30th St, Rock Island, IL 61201, USA

The Winter Iowa Senior Games is an Olympic-style sports festival for men and women who are at least 50 years of age. The indoor track & field meet will be held on Saturday, December 14 … READ MORE >

IVS Trick or Trot 5K Run/Walk

When: October 31, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Where: Glen Oak Park, 2218 N Prospect Rd, Peoria, IL 61603, USA

Come join us at the Spooktacular first (official) IVS Trick or Trot Fun Run/Walk What could be better than running through a cemetery on Halloween night?? Trunk or Treating while running through a cemetery on … READ MORE >

MMRF Chicago 5K Walk/Run

When: September 15, 2019 @ 9:00 am
Where: Montrose Harbor, Grove 16, 600 W Montrose Ave, Chicago, IL 60613, USA

Join the team that cures multiple myeloma, once and for all! The MMRF Team for Cures: Chicago 5K Walk/Run unites multiple myeloma patients, caregivers, family members, friends, and health professionals at this inspiring event.

Halloween Hustle 5K

When: October 26, 2019 @ 9:00 am
Where: Ladd Community Consolidated School, 232 E Cleveland St, Ladd, IL 61329, USA

The event is held at the school and has a 5K distance set up, clearly marked through out the Ladd community. Registration is 8-8:45 am the day of the race. Entry fee is $25 ages … READ MORE >

The Runners’ Crusade 5K Run/Walk

When: November 16, 2019 @ 9:00 am
Where: Marquette Academy, 1000 Paul Street Ottawa, IL 61350

The 10th Annual Runners’ Crusade 5K offers scenic views of Ottawa’s beautiful River Walk and the I&M Canal while also serving as a fundraiser for the Marquette Academy Cross Country and Track & Field teams. … READ MORE >

Illinois Valley Community Hospital (IVCH) Fall Fitness 5K

When: October 12, 2019 @ 9:00 am
Where: Washington Park Peru, IL, 4150 Park Rd, Peru, IL 61354, USA

Starved Rock Runners Circuit Race , All proceeds benefit the IVCH Foundation .The IVCH Foundation is a not-for-profit corporation established to provide financial support for Illinois Valley Community Hospital and its related health services. A … READ MORE >

Tiger 10 Miler

When: September 7, 2019 @ 8:00 am
Where: Byron Forest Preserve, 7993 N River Rd, Byron, IL 61010

Description **Now an official Rockford Road Runners circuit race! https://www.rockfordroadrunners.org/ Join us for the second annual Tiger 10 Miler Trail Race! This exciting race will take runners on ten miles of twists, turns, and hills … READ MORE >

9th Annual Holy Family Shuffle 3-Mile Walk/Run

When: October 5, 2019 @ 9:30 am
Where: Holy Family School, 336 Alice Ave., Oglesby, IL 61348

The 9th Annual Holy Family Shuffle is a 3-Mile Walk/Run, starting and finishing at Holy Family School. The course is the same route as the famous Turkey Trot. Entry fee is $20.00 if received on … READ MORE >