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Lori’s Walleye Run 5K

Race course is an out and back with rolling hills on paved city streets. Course will be well marked with Marshals on the course at every turn.
Course starts and finishes in parking lot at Hall High School. Certified distance, chip timed, traffic
control, computerized race results with results posted on Starved Rock Runners web site,. There will
A long sleeve uni-sex T-shirt is guaranteed only to pre-registered participants (registered by 3/11/24).
Race day registration/packet pick up is available from 7:30AM until 8:30AM at Hall High School,
800 W. Erie St., Spring Valley.
Awards will be given to the 1st, 2nd & 3rd place finishers in each age bracket, the Overall Male &
Female Finishers, & the top male and female finisher from Spring Valley. Age Divisions: (one each
for male & female) 9 & 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 and over. Awards ceremony will be held inside after the race.

Christie Clinic Illinois Race Weekend

Join us in the Big 10 community of Champaign-Urbana & Savoy, Illinois, for the 15th annual Christie Clinic Illinois Race Weekend on April 25–27, 2024. The 2024 race theme is REUNITED. Seven different distances and eight I-Challenge events combining more than one event.

Green Street Mile: Thursday, April 25 @ 7:30 p.m.
Christie Clinic Illinois 5K: Friday, April 26 @ 7:30 p.m.
Marathon, Relay, Half, 10K: Saturday, April 27 @ 7:31 a.m.
Busey Bank Illinois Youth Run: Saturday, April 27 @ 3:00 p.m.

All entries include a unique first-class race shirt and drawstring back pack. Finishers receive a unique medal and bountiful postrace refreshments in the Great West Hall of Memorial Stadium. Logoed heat sheets also given to Saturday entrants. Marathon finishers also receive a huge logoed fleece blanket. Expo and Packet Pick Up is at the Activities and Recreation Center on the campus of the University of Illinois on April 25 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Friday, April 26 from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. 5-year age groups for all events (except the Youth Run). 4th-Mile Street Fest on Friday night after the 5K on Kirby Avenue between Fourth and First Streets. 27th-Mile Celebrate Victory Bash Street Fest on Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Both street fests include live music, food trucks, Riggs Beer Garden (all entrants over 21 receive on beer as part of their registration), and more. FREE parking at the State Farm Center and other U of I parking lots. B-tag timing. Over 50 charities receive donations from the race.

The routes offer beautiful, scenic tours of revitalized downtown streets, tree-lined residential neighborhoods, and awesome, paved park trails. Thousands of friendly and fun fans and volunteers exemplify Midwest hospitality.

Braidwood Memorial Day 5k

Mark your calendars and come on out to support this very worthwhile cause. This will be the 2nd annual Braidwood Memorial Day 5K, presented by Constellation, will take place on Sunday May 19, 2024, with all proceeds from the event benefiting Robert Irvine Foundation
The race will begin and end in the Braidwood Park District’s Old Smokey City Park with the course winding thru the residential streets surrounding the park.
Registration will begin at 7am.
Run will begin at 9am.
Registration can be found online at https://runsignup.com/Race/IL/Braidwood/MemorialRun
Registration fee is $30.00 (+$3.86 signup fee).
Participants will receive an event t-shirt (other items may possibly be added).
Registration is capped at 2,500 participants.
Walkers are also welcome to participate.
The race will be taking place on a certified course.
This will be a chip timed race and awards will be presented in each of the following age groups:
15 and under, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34,35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+
We will also be doing a kids dash and fastest walker across the finish line with a stroller.
For questions, please utilize the “Questions” icon underneath the Race Contact Info on the above website to contact race organizers.

Streator Family YMCA Memorial Day 5K race

Come join us for our ANNUAL Memorial Day 5K, hosted by and benefitting the Streator Family YMCA!

Race day registration & packet pick-up from 6:30am - 8:00am at the Streator YMCA:
710 Oakley Avenue / Streator, IL 61364

Registration opens March 22, 2024 online.

Course starts and finishes in front of the Streator Family YMCA. Certified distance, chip timed, traffic control, computerized race results with results posted on Starved Rock Runners website. There are no water stops on the course. Water bottles are available before and after the race with fruit and breakfast bars provided after.

Plenty of parking. Course is a nice mix of residential, country landscape, shade trees and open air. Run over the Vermillion River bridge and challenge yourself to the hill on this out-and-back course.

Awards will be given to the 1st, 2nd & 3rd place finishers in each age bracket, the Overall Male & Female Finishers, & the top male and female finisher from Streator. Age Divisions: (one each for male & female) 9 & 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. Awards will be given at the conclusion of the race.

All levels of runners welcome, from advanced to novice. Walkers also welcome.

Run the Plank 5K

Steer your ship towards Ottawa High School and come out to support the OTHS Cross Country team and the American Heart Association. This will be the 2nd running of the Run The Plank 5k. It will take place on Saturday June 15, 2024.

The race will begin and end in front of Historic Ottawa Township High School, passing through Fox River Park to the picturesque I&M canal and finishing by winding through the residential streets of the historic East Side.
Race day registration will begin at 8am.
Race will begin at 9am.
Pre registered participants will receive an event t-shirt (other items may possibly be added).
Walkers and families are welcome to participate.
The race will be taking place on a certified course.
This will be a chip timed race with age based awards.

The Real Amazing Race

Welcome to our race, containing of a 5k and ultra. Come and join us for a day of fun,run, and sports. Meet with other athletes and show your competitive spirit and comradery,together with sociliazing with other likeminded people. Water stations, snacks and musicprovided, as well as a good live music and dancing after-party. Do not hesitate, register now!!! You will find the registration link and the full registrationinfo on our website and our social media channels. If you have any questions, contact usand we will be glad to answer any questions you have. Hope to see you soon! Test Race 5k, Ultra, Marathon, all in one place. South Carolina.

31st Annual Underground Railroad 5K

The 5K race is in its 31st year here in Princeton during Homestead Days. There will be a free Kiddy Run before the actual race begins. The registration and packet pickup will be at 7 am. The entry fee will be $25 on or before 8/7, and $30 on or before 8/8. Awards for overall top Male and Female. The top Princeton Male and Female will also receive an award. Awards for Male and Female age divisions (Top 3 in each division). Age divisions 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+.

Dwight Harvest Days 5K & 3K Fun Run/Walk

This chip timed course is flat and fast utilizing residential streets with police traffic control. It is well marked with signs and painted streets. Accurate splits at 1 and 2 miles with water. Restrooms available. USA Track & Field Certified.
Awards: Awards will be given to the top overall race champions, top Dwight runners and top finishers in each age group for both males and females. One award per person. Awards for the top age group finishers will be given 3 deep.
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, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 & above

2024 Belleville Main Street Marathon and Half Marathon

RUN AMERICA'S LONGEST MAIN STREET!!!
Join us on September 28, 2024, in historic Belleville, IL (about 20 minutes from downtown St. Louis, MO) for our full and half marathons that are great for both novice and seasoned runners and feature an affordable registration fee, ENTHUSIASTIC volunteers/course support, ample hydration stations, and small town charm with ammenities that match those of a big city race! Our 8th annual full marathon is a runner-pleasing, Boston Marathon–qualifying course that includes about 16 miles of city streets and about 10 miles of a portion of a paved biking/walking trail, and both the full and half marathons include America’s longest Main Street and neighborhood roads.

Full Marathon Registration Fees
-Jan 6: $50
-Jan 7-10: $65
-Jan 11-July 31: $90
-Aug 1-Aug 31: $105
-Sept 1-Sept 21: $115*

Half Marathon Registration Fees
-Jan 6: $45
-Jan 7-10: $55
-Jan 11-July 31: $80
-Aug 1-Aug 31: $95
-Sept 1-Sept 21: $105*

*Register by September 14, 2024, to be guaranted a participant shirt. Online registration closes September 21, but in person registration will be accepted September 22 through September 27 at Toolen's Running Start or at packet pickup. Registration fees for the full marathon September 22 through September 27 are $125, and registration fees for the half marathon September 22 through September 27 are $115.

2024 COURSE SUPPORT: Water and Gatorade will be available about every 2 miles on the course. Gu also will be available at several locations (check the website later for more specific locations).

COURSE: The full and half marathons will begin and end on Main Street near First Street in downtown Belleville, IL (near 19 Public Square, Belleville 62220). The full marathon course is a certified Boston Marathon-qualifying course. The FULL MARATHON will be on about 16 miles of city streets, including America's longest Main Street, and about 10 miles on the St. Clair County Transit District's paved biking/walking trail. The HALF MARATHON will be on city streets, including America's longest Main Street. Full marathon participants must be at mile 13 by 10:23 AM or they will be transported by an official race vehicle to another point on the course and allowed to cross the finish line with an unofficial time and to receive a finisher medal. Half marathon participants must by at mile 6.5 by 8:50 AM and complete the course by 10:30 AM to receive an official race time. If runners of either race are on the course after volunteers have been dismissed, those runners must move to the sidewalks.

AWARDS
-For the FULL MARATHON, the top 3 overall male and female finishers; top male and female master finishers; and top male and female wheelchair finishers will receive awards as will the top 3 male and female finishers in each of the following age divisions: 18-19; 20-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55-59; 60-64; 65-69; and 70 & older. Due to liability and safety issues, the age limit requirement of being 18 or older will be strictly enforced for the FULL MARATHON.
-For the HALF MARATHON, the top 3 overall male and female finishers; top male and female master finishers; and top male and female wheelchair finishers will receive awards as will the top 3 male and female finishers in each of the following age divisions: 19 and younger; 20-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55-59; 60-64; 65-69; and 70 & older. There is no age limit for the half marathon.

SWAG: All finishers, regardless of placement, will receive a participant medal, and anyone who registers before September 14 is gauranteed an event shirt.

PACKET PICKUP:
-10 AM to 5:00 PM on Friday, Sept. 27, at Toolen’s Running Start, 3260 Green Mount Crossing Drive, Shiloh, IL 62269.
-5:30 to 6:30 AM on Saturday, Sept. 28, near the start line on Main Street near First Street.
For planning purposes to keep the event running smoothly, please let us know if you plan to pick up your packet on race morning when registering or at info@bellevillemarathon.com.

POST-RACE REFRESHMENTS: Post-race refreshments include food from Belleville restaurants; water, Gatorade, and beer; and other goodies from other local businesses.

RACE DAY PICS: Rutster Photography will be capturing professional race-day photographs, which will be available for viewing and purchase at the company's Belleville Main Street Marathon gallery.

Race proceeds benefit the Belleville Parks and Recreation Department and a newly created college scholarship fund for local high school runners.

Nik’s Home Run

Make wishes happen with your 7k run or 1.5 mile walk!
All participants will receive a T-Shirt and Swag Bag. First 250 participants receive a Bring Joy Beanie!
Everyone gets a chance to win 2 tickets to the Bears vs Panthers game at Soldier Field if they sign up for the run or walk.
Certified USATF Race with chip-to-chip timing. Splits announced at each mile marker. Water & first aid stations available. Stadium opens 8 AM (free admission). Grammy's Auction will showcase hundreds of items which can be bid on in person or on-line. $100 to overall male & female winners. Stadium restrooms & great food stand available. Family friendly event; kids welcome!
Bring JOY to young adults, and their families, fighting cancer. Nik discovered that young adults over 17 are not eligible for a "wish." In fact, most pediatric support programs age out at 18 and adult programs start at 25 leaving a gap for young adults. Nik asked us to help young adults fighting cancer have a wish too!