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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! 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 >