Monthly Race Calendar

Disclaimer: Race information for the calendar is provided to Starved Rock Runners, Ltd from several sources. Because we can not guarantee the accuracy of this information, we encourage you to confirm all details with the race contacts provided.

To include your event on the SRR Ltd. calendar, go to the “EXTRAS” tab, click on the “SUBMIT YOUR RACE” button. Thee will be a link to printable instructions on how to submit your race. Once the race has been submitted, please email your pdf race registration form to: info@starvedrockrunners.org

 

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Sep
18
Tue
2018
Starved Rock Runners LTD Board Meeting @ Duffy's Tavern
Sep 18 @ 7:00 pm

Meetings are held @ 7:00PM the 3rd Tuesday of every month at Duffy’s in Utica.

Board meetings are open to all members. Plan to attend!!!

 

Sep
19
Wed
2018
Wednesday Night Group Runs @ Lock 14 Parking Lot
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm

Everyone meets at 6:00PM in the parking lot of Lock 14 just south of downtown La Salle.

Groups of various abilities do different work outs each week.

Training course is on the Tow Path which is a mix of asphalt and crush compacted gravel surfaces. 

Have questions, send them to: info@starvedrockrunners.org

Sep
22
Sat
2018
Harvest Day 5k and 3k Fun Run/Walk @ Dwight, IL
Sep 22 @ 8:30 am

The 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 at the second mile. Restrooms are available. USA Track & Field Certified.
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 4 deep in each age category.
Age groups are: 14 & under, 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, 80-84, 85 and up
All participants will receive a special gift to remember their accomplishment and a multi-color short sleeve t-shirt. A variety of refreshments will be available to enjoy after the race.
Packet pick-up will be 7:00-8:15 a.m. day of race and same day registration from 7:00-8:00 a.m.
The race takes place during Dwight’s annual Harvest Days Celebration. Come enjoy the craft show, flea market, carnival, live music, children’s events and so much more! See dwightharvestdays.com for the 4 day schedule.

Sep
23
Sun
2018
TBK Quad Cities Marathon @ John Deere Commons
Sep 23 @ 7:00 am

The TBK Quad Cities Marathon, a USATF certified course, captures the essence of our nation’s heartland with its consistent connection to the Mississippi River, amazing views, and Midwest charm.

Rated a fairly flat and fast course, it is a great Boston qualifier!

The race features one of the finest, most scenic river views in the country. It covers 5 races, 4 cities, 3 bridges, 2 states, and 1 island, all along the mighty Mississippi River.

The 26.2 mile run starts and ends at 1201 River Drive in downtown Moline, IL. The event benefits many worthy causes.

Half Marathon is a Starved Rock Runner Circuit Race.

DeKalb Corn Classic @ Downtown DeKalb
Sep 23 @ 8:15 am

Join us for the 38th Annual DeKalb Corn Classic on September 23rd. While the name is the same, runners will have a whole new race experience! Beginning and ending in Downtown DeKalb, the route will take runners through historical neighborhoods, along the Kishwaukee River via Prairie Park, through NIU’s campus and Huskie Stadium. Along the route the Huskie Marching Band and Steeleband will be performing. There will be a post race celebration in Van Buer Plaza in Downtown DeKalb that includes a free beer for all runners and entertainment.

Sep
26
Wed
2018
Wednesday Night Group Runs @ Lock 14 Parking Lot
Sep 26 @ 6:00 pm

Everyone meets at 6:00PM in the parking lot of Lock 14 just south of downtown La Salle.

Groups of various abilities do different work outs each week.

Training course is on the Tow Path which is a mix of asphalt and crush compacted gravel surfaces. 

Have questions, send them to: info@starvedrockrunners.org

Sep
29
Sat
2018
Dayton Bluffs Preserve Trail 5k Run/Walk @ Dayton Bluffs Preserve
Sep 29 @ 8:00 am

The first 5K Run/Walk at Dayton Bluffs Preserve in Ottawa on Saturday, September 29 from 8 to 11 a.m. will take participants through the prairies and woodlands of this pristine preserve located on the Fox River.

The Run/Walk is limited to 150 registrants, who each will receive a race t-shirt, water, and a medal of participation. The top three overall male and female winners will receive special recognition. Food will be available for purchase after the race on site.

Cost is $25 per person and registration, which ends Wednesday, September 26, can be made online here. (https://runsignup.com/Race/IL/Marseilles/DaytonBluffsPreserveTrail5kRunWalk)

The race is made possible with the support of Holloway Portable Restrooms, Hank’s Farm, and the city of Ottawa.

This 253-acre preserve is owned by The Conservation Foundation and leased to the city of Ottawa. The preserve has more than a mile of Fox River frontage and includes unique geological features, multiple ravines, and several prehistoric archeological sites.

Dayton Bluffs Preserve is located at 2997 IL Route 71, Ottawa 61350, between the I-80 interchange and north of Hank’s Farm Restaurant. Email the race director (daytonbluffs5k@gmail.com) with any questions about the run/walk.

The Conservation Foundation is one of the region’s oldest and largest not-for-profit land and watershed conservation organizations, with more than 4,000 members. Founded in 1972, TCF has helped preserve more than 35,000 acres of open space, restored and cleaned miles of rivers and streams, and educated thousands of kids by engaging them in nature and the outdoors.

TCF’s mission is to improve the health of our communities by preserving and restoring natural areas and open space, protecting rivers and watersheds, and promoting stewardship of our environment.

Trinity Catholic Academy 5K Run/Walk @ 650 4th St
Sep 29 @ 9:00 am

Pre registration fee $20 is due by Sept 14th to guarantee shirt. race day registration fee is $25. Complete form and return to TCA c/o 5K Race 725 4th St La Salle, IL 61301. Awards for top 3 places for both male and female in all age categories. Registration begins at 7am on race day. Course designed to go through the streets of La Salle.

Click for printable registration form

Oct
3
Wed
2018
Wednesday Night Group Runs @ Lock 14 Parking Lot
Oct 3 @ 6:00 pm

Everyone meets at 6:00PM in the parking lot of Lock 14 just south of downtown La Salle.

Groups of various abilities do different work outs each week.

Training course is on the Tow Path which is a mix of asphalt and crush compacted gravel surfaces. 

Have questions, send them to: info@starvedrockrunners.org

Oct
6
Sat
2018
Run the Woods @ Timber Pointe Outdoor Center
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am

5k/8k trail race around Lake Bloomington. Pancake breakfast following the race. We are offering a $2 discount to all running club members.