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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 >

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 >