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Morris Superhero Run

The 8th Annual Morris Superhero Run is a USATF certified 5K course that starts and ends at the Grundy County Courthouse in charming Morris, IL. Enjoy a beautiful course that includes about 1 mile on the I & M Canal. Water stop available about halfway through and at the end of the race. Snacks and swag are provided by sponsors.
The beneficiary is Canine Companions! The leader in service dog training for adults, children, veterans, hospitals, and criminal justice programs at no cost to the individual. Please help us raise money for this wonderful organization.
Saturday, April 15th, 2023 for a 9 am start. Participation medals and t-shirts with entry. Additional awards for top overall male and female finishers, as well as age categories, to our oldest and youngest 5K runners.
We also have a Kids 1K that starts at 10 am to encourage healthy behaviors in youth! Includes a t-shirt, participation medals, and age group awards for males and females.
Packet Pickup is April 14th, 4-6 pm at FOE, or the day of the race until 8:45 am
No Dogs are allowed on the course unless they are service animals. This is for the safety of our runners.

Earlville PTA Run/Walk

Pre race day packet pick up will be held as follows:

4/20 and 4/21

5pm-7pm

Earlville School 415 W. Union St. (East Gym-Eastern most building and parking lot)

Race day registration and packet pick up opens at 8:00 AM

Race start: 9:00 AM

Award Categories:

Top Three Male

Top Three Female

Top Three Male Teachers

Top Three Female Teachers

Age Group Awards (Both Male and Female):

1st, 2nd & 3rd place in the following ages:

8 & Under

9 - 14

15 - 18

19 & Over

Register Early! Registration fee increases $5.00 on 4/1/23.

Race shirt guaranteed if registered by 4/1/23!

Christie Clinic Illinois Race Weekend

Join us in the Big 10 community of Champaign-Urbana, Illinois, for the 14th annual Christie Clinic Illinois Race Weekend on April 27–29, 2023. Take your pick of events: half marathon, 4-person relay, 10K, 5K, mile, and youth run, along with six I-Challenge events that combine completing multiple events on different days of race weekend. Earn a coveted third medal for your I-Challenge participation. Help us celebrate our 14th annual race weekend and our theme—We Run This Town!
We offer a beautiful, scenic tour of revitalized downtown streets, tree-lined residential neighborhoods, and awesome, paved park trails. Thousands of friendly and fun fans and volunteers exemplify Midwest hospitality. First-class race shirts, medals, food, and fanfare. Health & Fitness Expo April 27 & 28 at Activities and Recreation Center.
Finish at the 50-yard line of historic Memorial Stadium, enjoy bountiful postrace food, and then join the rockin’ 14th-Mile Celebrate Victory Bash street fest with live music, beer, and other festivities. Learn more at www.illinoismarathon.com

Race with your Heart

Join us for a leisurely 1.5 mile walk on a flat surface around Eureka Lake or enter into one of our two challenging and competitive races. Both race courses are beautiful; going through the woodlands along Eureka Lake. The 10K also has a short loop in a nearby quiet neighborhood. Both 5K and 10K distance available. Course is mostly flat with a couple of significant hills one of which ascends Eureka Lake dam and near the finish line. There is an additional hill for the 10K runners ascending to the neighborhood.

Pre-register by May 10 for $25 and be guaranteed an official race t-shirt, or sign up until race time for $30. $50 gift certificate to male and female overall race winners plus medallions awarded to top three male and female finishers in every age grouping. We will have raffles, free pancake and sausage breakfast with fruit (breakfast is for EVERYONE in attendance) along with a family-friendly post-race celebration! So plan to participate or bring your cheering section as everyone goes home a winner because it supports the Heartline and Heart House mission.

Details:

Early packet pickup available Friday evening, June 9 from 6:00 -7:00 pm at the Heart House (300 Reagan Drive, Eureka)

Same Day Registration and Packet pickup beginning at 6:15 am Saturday, June 10 at the Lake Pavilion

5K & 10K begin promptly at 7:30 am

1.5 Mile walk begins at 7:45 am

After Party begins at approximately 8:30 with a FREE Pancake and Sausage breakfast. Everyone in attendance is welcome to the after party and breakfast.

Run the Plank 5K

Run the Plank (To Support the Pirate Cross Country Team)

Runners and walkers are welcome to tackle the course. The course starts at Ottawa High School, runs through the scenic river walk, I&M Canal and winds the east side to finish back at Ottawa High School. Distance will be measured but not certified due to pending construction on Green Street (3.1 miles). Chip timed by Racing Expectations with LIVE results. Age groups for medals will be determined on number of entrants registered. All pre-registered participants receive a Pirate Plank Key Chain Medal and t-shirt. Water stations and post race nutrition, including "Run the Plank" cookies will be provided.

Race day registration / packet pick-up @ 8:00am at the north lot across from the high school.
Race start time @ 9:00am

Additional donations can be made to the Ottawa Cross Country team on the registration website.

Cost = $25

We will Run The Plank rain or shine. In the event of cancelation due to extreme weather there will not be a make up date.

Walnut 5K Run/Walk for ALS

Walnut 5K Run/Walk for ALS Saturday, July 1, 2023 8:00 a.m. 323 S, Main St., Walnut, Illinois

Starting line is in front of Bureau Valley Elementary Walnut Campus. Check in at park tent south of the school.

All proceeds will be donated to ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease) research.

RACE FEATURES: 3.1 MILES, Accurately measured, Chip timing, Mile marker clocks, Aid Station, Traffic control, Refreshments, T-Shirts. Computerized results!

WALKERS ARE WELCOME & ENCOURAGED TO PARTICIPATE!!

Check-In & Race Day Registration: 6:45-7:45 am, south of school at tent by park shelter. Please arrive early.

Entry Fee: $20.00 and guarantee t-shirt if received by Friday, June 23.

Make checks payable to Running Through ALS LTD. MAIL PAYMENT TO: Running Through ALS LTD PO Box 141 Walnut, IL 61376 EMAIL: walnut5kals@gmail.com Phone # 815-303-9348
Awards: Male & Female 1,2,3rd place trophies.

Trophies to first male & female Walnut finishers.

Medals to 1, 2, 3rd in age groups: 10 & under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65 & over.

We will continue our Stroller / Wheel Chair Division!!!

Timing and results will be provided by Racing Expectations. Results will be posted after the race and online at: www.racingexpectations.com and www.starvedrockrunners.org. Awards will follow. No pets or bicycles allowed. In case of race cancellation (due to events beyond our control) we thank you for your donation.

Run For Glory 5K

Friendly and fast 5k, starting and finishing at City Park in Streator, and running through quiet neighborhoods. The course is a flat and fast out and back route, with two small hills. The 5k Run for Glory kicks off Streator's awesome 4th of July festivities and all proceeds go to the Streator 4th of July Celebration. Nice awards for first place overall male and female finishers, and for first Streator male and female finishers. Medals for top three finishers in each age group. Male and female age groups are as follows: 9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 and over. Water on course at 1 and 2 miles. T-shirts for all entrants. Walkers are welcome. Delicious fruit and beverages following the race. Results will be posted at starvedrockrunners.org. Chip timing and results by Racing Expectations. Fun family event!