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
29
Sun
2019
DeKalb Corn Classic 10K & 5K @ Downtown DeKalb
Sep 29 @ 8:15 am

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, through NIU’s campus and Huskie Stadium and ending in Van Buer Plaza with a Post Race Celebration!
​On Course Entertainment includes the Huskie Marching Band, NIU Jazz Band and Steelband!

Oct
2
Wed
2019
Starved Rock Runners Wednesday Night Workouts @ Lock 14 of the I & M Canal
Oct 2 @ 1:34 pm – 2:34 pm

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 the scheduled workout for the week (generally intervals), and then does a 2 mile cool down run back to the parking lot. Work out can be up to 8 miles total. Other groups and individuals may do workouts of as little as 2 miles total with some walkers.

Trail is paved for the first mile, and packed gravel for the rest of the distance.

Have questions, email: info@starvedrockrunnrs.org

Oct
5
Sat
2019
Run the Woods @ Timber Pointe Outdoor Center - Lake Bloomington
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am

5k & 8k wooded trails – $25 until 8/31 – 15 & under – $15 – also a 1-mile hike – $20 – Registration includes a post-race pancake breakfast. Benefits Easter Seals Central IL. Shirt & bib pickup Friday from 4-6 with location to be provided. Race day registration & packet pickup from 7:30-8:15. Awards to overall male & female plus 1,2,3 in each group up thru 70 and older.

9th Annual Holy Family Shuffle 3-Mile Walk/Run @ Holy Family School
Oct 5 @ 9:30 am

The 9th Annual Holy Family Shuffle is a 3-Mile Walk/Run, starting and finishing at Holy Family School. The course is the same route as the famous Turkey Trot. Entry fee is $20.00 if received on or before 09/27/19 and $25.00 after 09/27/19, including race day. Family special – 4 or more from one family in one envelope (advance only) – $65.00 – limited to immediate family in the same household. A Kids Fun Run is also offered to children for $10 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 electronically timed. Time and finish line are provided by the Starved Rock Runners, LTD. 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.

Click to download printable registration form

Oct
9
Wed
2019
Starved Rock Runners Wednesday Night Workouts @ Lock 14 of the I & M Canal
Oct 9 @ 1:34 pm – 2:34 pm

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 the scheduled workout for the week (generally intervals), and then does a 2 mile cool down run back to the parking lot. Work out can be up to 8 miles total. Other groups and individuals may do workouts of as little as 2 miles total with some walkers.

Trail is paved for the first mile, and packed gravel for the rest of the distance.

Have questions, email: info@starvedrockrunnrs.org

Oct
12
Sat
2019
Illinois Valley Community Hospital (IVCH) Fall Fitness 5K @ Washington Park Peru, IL
Oct 12 @ 9:00 am

Starved Rock Runners Circuit Race , All proceeds benefit the IVCH Foundation .The IVCH Foundation is a not-for-profit corporation established to provide financial support for Illinois Valley Community Hospital and its related health services. A flat and fast 5k. Race date October 12, 2019. Starts at 9am Washington Park in Peru, IL. Awards for overall male female, masters , and age group. Packet pick up from 7:30am-8:45am. $20 before October 9, $25 race day.

Click for printable registration form

Oct
16
Wed
2019
Starved Rock Runners Wednesday Night Workouts @ Lock 14 of the I & M Canal
Oct 16 @ 1:34 pm – 2:34 pm

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 the scheduled workout for the week (generally intervals), and then does a 2 mile cool down run back to the parking lot. Work out can be up to 8 miles total. Other groups and individuals may do workouts of as little as 2 miles total with some walkers.

Trail is paved for the first mile, and packed gravel for the rest of the distance.

Have questions, email: info@starvedrockrunnrs.org

Oct
19
Sat
2019
Defender Dash 5K @ St. Michael the Archangel School
Oct 19 @ 9:00 am

The 2019 Defender Dash includes a 1/4 mile Fun Run ($15) that is untimed at 8:30am. The timed 5K ($30… special pricing for Starved Rock Running Club Members) follows at 9am, and then our awards ceremony in the gymnasium. All race registrations include a race t-shirt and pancake breakfast located in our cafeteria. We will be serving from 7:30am-10:30am. You can choose to eat before or after the race! Breakfast only tickets are also available! Register before October 1st to guarantee your shirt and avoid late fees. All proceeds benefit students at St. Michael the Archangel School in the area of student technology in our classrooms. For more information follow us on Facebook at Defenderdash5k or visit our website at stmichael-streator.org.

TRINITY CATHOLIC 5K RUN/WALK @ Trinity Catholic Academy
Oct 19 @ 9:00 am

Registration packet pickup begins at 7am on race day in the school gym. The course is designed through the scenic streets of La Salle. Refreshments provided following the race. Race tee shirt is included with entry fee. Awards for top 3 finishers in each age group.

CLICK TO DOWNLOAD PRINTABLE REGISTRATION FORM

Oct
20
Sun
2019
Healthy Driven Naperville Half Marathon and 5k @ Downtown
Oct 20 all-day

A cool, late October Chicago area Half Marathon and 5K with a scenic tour of Naperville’s parks, neighborhoods, and downtown district, a fast downhill finish on the river, and 2 great spectator viewing points within easy walking distance of race village.

Use Promo Code RC-STARVEDROCK-2019-SAVE-5 to save $5 on your half marathon entry fee