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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

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 >

Run the Woods

When: October 5, 2019 @ 9:00 am
Where: Timber Pointe Outdoor Center – Lake Bloomington, 21 Timber Pointe Lane, Hudson, IL

5k & 8k wooded trails – $25 until 8/31 – 15 & under – $15 – also a 1-mile hike – $20 – Registration includes a post-race pancake breakfast. Benefits Easter Seals Central IL. Shirt … READ MORE >

2019 Strike Out ALS 5k and 1 Mile Run, Walk & Roll

When: July 13, 2019 @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Guaranteed Rate Field, 333 W 35th St, Chicago, IL 60616

Strike Out ALS 5k and 1 Mile Run, Walk & Roll Offers Participants an Opportunity to Compete for Those Who Can’t What: Strike Out ALS 5k and 1 Mile Run, Walk & Roll When: Saturday, … READ MORE >

the Final Canal Connection 10K

When: November 3, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 am
Where: Waltham South Elementary School, 248 W Canal St, North Utica, IL 61373, USA

The Final Canal Connection 10K Starved Rock Runners, Ltd. announces that due to unforeseen circumstances, the Canal Connection 10K, held in Utica, IL, will be run for the last time on November 3rd, 2019. For … READ MORE >

Walnut 5k Run/Walk for ALS

When: July 6, 2019 @ 8:00 am
Where: Bureau Valley North Jr. High, 323 S. Main St., Walnut, IL 61376

WALNUT 5K RUN/WALK for ALS Saturday, July 6, 2019 8:00 a.m. 323 S, Main St., Walnut, Illinois Starting line is in front of Bureau Valley North Jr. High. Check in at park tent south of … READ MORE >

Granville Days 5k Run/Walk

When: August 3, 2019 @ 8:00 am
Where: Hopkins Park, 100 E Main St, Granville, IL

Race will start at 8am at Hopkins Park. Route will be paved streets through the Village & the Granville Cemetery. Timed by Starved Rock Runners. Race will be rain or shine. CLICK FOR PRINTABLE REGISTRATION … READ MORE >

Mendota CornaPalooza 5K/10K Race & Fitness Walk

When: August 10, 2019 all-day
Where: Lake Mendota, 1901 Tom Merwin Drive, Mendota, IL 61342

OSF HealthCare Saint Paul Medical Center presents the 12th Annual CORNAPALOOZA! The race starts & ends at Lake Mendota. Race participants should follow signs and enter Lake Mendota property from Route 251/52 & Tom Merwin … READ MORE >