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:


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Brian Devera Memorial Run for Recovery @ Streator City Park-East side
Aug 21 all-day

3rd Annual Run for Recovery 5k Saturday August 21st, 2021 At 8 A.M. Walkers welcome

CHECK IN 7 A.M. East side of the Streator City Park-300 N Vermillion Streator, IL

Race Features:
• 5K Walkers Welcome
• Starts and Ends at the Streator City Park
• Water stations on course
• Electronically timed & Traffic Control
• Refreshments and snacks
• Guaranteed T-shirts to all preregistered participants
• Computerized race results
• Register online at

Early Bird registration is $20 until Aug 08, 2021-guaranteed a t-shirt.
Registration after Aug 08 is $25-limited supply of shirts on the day of the race.
• *This race is NOT certified

AGE DIVISIONS Male and Female 13 and under, 14 – 19, 20-24, 25-29, 30 – 34, 35 – 39, 40-44., 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and above

Awards to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in each age division of female and male runners

If you aren’t up for a run? You can check the donation box on the entry form. Donations of $20 or more and you will receive a TShirt and make a donation to the Dusty Roads Foundation. We will mail your official Run for Recovery shirt. *Please note: shirts will be mailed out a week after the race*

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River Bandits Race to Home 5K @ Modern Woodmen Park
Aug 21 all-day

The Quad Cities River Bandits annual “Race to Home” 5k and Fun Run is scheduled for Saturday, August 21st, 2021! This unique race benefiting our Bandit Scholars program provides fun and fitness for the whole family! This is a bi-state race between IL and IA.

Packet Pick Up on 8/20 and 8/21! Raffles, food, and drink will be available in the party plaza post-race to celebrate!

“Boo” Milby Memory 5k Run/Walk @ Northwest School
Aug 21 @ 8:00 am

Alzheimer’s Group

Packet Pickup @ YMCA Peru August 20th from 5-6pm
Register online at Register only online through August 20th till 10:00 pm.
Paper Registration Friday The 20th 5-6 & Day of Race
Day of race sign up (no mailing in sign up sheets)

Entry Fee:
$25 Before August 20th
$35 Day of Race
$5 Dollar Discount Starved Rock Runners
Age Groups in Accordance to Starved Rock Circuit 2021
Entries made payable to: Starved Rock Runners, Strollers welcome, Walkers Encouraged!!!
Check In: 6:45 AM
Start Time: 8:00 AM
Waves In Accordance With Government Guidelines

Starts & Ends at:
Northwest School 229 O’Connor Avenue LaSalle, IL 6130 2 blocks west of Rt 351


Please Print Clearly
First Name ____________________ Address_______________________ City ____________ State____ Zip________ Age as of August 15th ___ Gender M/F_____ Date of Birth __________ Phone ____________ Email ______________________

Please Circle One:
5K Run Walk
Unisex Shirt Size: S M L XL 2XL 3XL
Ladies Shirt Size: S M L XL 2XL
Youth Shirt Size: XS S M L

I know that running a road race is a. potentially hazardous activity; I should not enter and run or walk unless I am medically able and properly trained. I agree to abide by any decision of a race official relative to my ability to safely complete the run. I assume the risks associated with running this event including, but not limited to: falls, contact with other participants, the effects of the weather, including high heat and or humidity, the conditions of the road and traffic on the course, all such risks are known and appreciated by me. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts and in consideration of your acceptance of my entry, I for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release the Alzheimer’s Group, the City of LaSalle, LaSalle Grade School District #122,The Starved Rock Runners LTD. and all sponsors, their representatives and successors from all claims or liability that may arise out of negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons named in this waiver, I grant permission to all the foregoing to use any photographs, motion pictures, recordings, or any other record of this event for any legitimate purpose.

Parent or Guardian if Minor

28th Annual Underground Railroad 5k @ BCMC
Sep 11 all-day

Pre-registered racers can pick up their Race Packets at the Bureau County Metro Center on Friday, September 10th, from 1pm – 6pm. Day-of registration and packet pick-up begins at 7am, at the Bureau County Metro Center. The Kiddy Fun Run begins at 8am, with the 5k starting at 8:30am. The race begins and ends at the Bureau County Metro Center. The course includes 3 water stations with Splits at miles 1 and 2. Enjoy beautiful scenery and a challenging course. All pre-registered race and walk participants will receive a race T-Shirt. T-shirts available for day of registrants, while supplies last. Post race announcement of winners and award presentations. Refreshments and Showers available to all participants. Special awards will be given to Overall Top Male & Overall Top Female, as well as Top Male & Female from Princeton. Medals will be given to the top 3 finishers in each age group.

Illinois Valley Striders 9-11 Memorial 9.11K Run @ Base of Glen Oak park
Sep 11 all-day

2021 marks the 20th anniversary of 9-11. The Illinois Valley Striders are hosting our second annual run to honor 9-11. This run will be open to run/walk 9.11 kilometers in person or virtually in an effort to remember those lost on 9-11-2001 and those first responders that we have lost during and since that tragic day.
The virtual run can be completed anytime and anywhere from September 4, 2021 through September 13, 2021. The physical race will start at the bottom of Glen Oak Park at 9:11am on Saturday 9/11/21, with a moment of silence beforehand. The race will then follow the Rock Island Trail into the Springdale Cemetery and wind around it’s perimeter, passing the grave of one of Peoria’s own who lost their life on that day.

Dwight Harvest Days 5K Run & 3K Fun Run/Walk @ Renfrew Park Dwight, IL
Sep 18 all-day

Both events are $20 if received by 9/17/21– $25 day of race. New this year: Chip timing and online registration. Packet pick-up available between 7-8:15 am the day of the race at the North Pavilion of Renfrew Park. 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 four deep. All 5k and fun run participants who finish will also receive a special gift to remember their accomplishment. 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. Restrooms available. Participants will receive a t-shirt and limited post race refreshments based on current mitigations. Shirts only guaranteed to those pre-registered by 8/31/21. Awards ceremony TBD

St. Jude Walk/Run @ Eastview Christian Church
Sep 18 all-day

Fundraising event for St. Jude includes Family Friendly 1 mile walk, timed 5k, 10K and features the We Care Half Marathon…an out and back flat and fast half marathon course!

Sep 25 @ 9:00 am

The event takes place on a challenging, unique course right on the grounds of St. Bede during Homecoming Weekend. Net proceeds from the event go to the Jim Lattin Scholorship Fund to benefit a student attending St. Bede Academy, with a portion toing to the St. Bede Alumni Association.
All participants receive a T-shirt.
Post-race refreshments and water will be provided.

Quad Cities Marathon, Marathon Relay, Half Marathon and 5K @ Moline, Il
Sep 26 @ 7:00 am

See web site for event information:


10th Annual Holy Family Shuffle @ Holy Family School
Oct 2 @ 9:30 am

The 10th Annual Holy Family Shuffle is a 3-Mile Walk/Run, starting and finishing at Holy Family School. Entry fee is $25.00 if received on or before 09/24/21 and $30.00 after 09/24/21, including race day. Family special – 4 or more from one family in one envelope (advance only) – $75.00 – limited to immediate family in the same household. A Kids Fun Run is also offered to children for $15 after the 3-Mile race. A free T-shirt is guaranteed to all who pre-register. Please mail registration and check to Holy Family School 336 Alice Ave. Oglesby, IL 61348. Runners are chip timed. Time and finish line are provided by Racing Expectations. A water stop is available at mile 2, and free drinks and snacks are provided after the race. Trophies are awarded to the top overall male and female finishers and top overall male and female Holy Family School students. Medals are awarded to the top 3 males and females in each age division. Age divisions include: 9 & under, 10-12, 13-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70 & over. Race check in begins at 8:30 a.m. in the school gym on race day, and the race will begin promptly at 9:30 a.m.