All Races

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

Race Directors can now enter all of the information to have their race listed on the Starved Rock Runner calendar. For your race to be listed, it MUST be a competitive timed event. Virtual runs will NOT be posted. To have your event listed on the SRR Ltd. calendar, please send an e-mail to info@starvedrockrunners.org  requesting instructions on how to list your race.  You will receive a return email with instructions on how to post your race.

 

Mar
23
Sat
2019
Lori’s Walleye Run 5k @ Hall High School
Mar 23 @ 9:00 am

34th  LORI’S WALLEYE RUN 5K – MARCH 23rd  9:00AM @ HALL HIGH SCHOOL IN SPRING VALLEY

Race day registration will be in the lobby at Hall High School (go through the front doors, on the south side of the school, turn left), from 7:30 – 8:30AM

The Course is Certified Distance with Splits at mile 1 and 2. The race will be electronically timed and Computerized Race Results with results posted on Starved Rock Runners web site. There will be a water stops on course just past the 1 and 2 mile points. There will be traffic control on the course. Refreshments will be available after the race. Long Sleeve T-Shirt is only guaranteed to those per-registered by noon on 3/14.

Divisions: Awards & Age 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, 10-13, 14-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over.

Make checks payable to: S.V. Walleye Club. Mail registration forms & payment to: Walleye Run, 407 W. Dakota St., Spring Valley, Il 61362

THE COURSE: The race begins and ends in the parking lot of Hall High School. The start line will be in the south east corner of the parking lot, and the end will be very near the sidewalk leading to the front doors of the new school. The course is an out and back. Thanks to volunteers from the Spring Valley Walleye Club, we will have traffic control at every intersection on the course to help keep you safe.  While our Race Marshall’s will do everything they can to keep you safe, the race is on city streets, and the streets will not be shut down to traffic, so please be aware of potential traffic.

THE AWARDS CEREMONIES: Will be held in the comfort of the beautiful cafeteria of Hall Hall School, where all of the post race food and refreshments will be.

Click for on-line registration

Click for printable registration form

Apr
7
Sun
2019
Healthy Kids Running Series-Bureau County Spring Series @ Zearing Park
Apr 7 @ 4:00 pm – May 12 @ 5:00 pm

Healthy Kids Running Series is a 5 week non-profit
designed to get kids ages 2-14 active. Races are held Sundays (with the exception of Easter) from 4-5pm.
Distances are as follows:
Pre-k 2/3- 50 yards
Pre-k 4/5 – 75 yards
K&1- 1/4 mile
2&3- 1/2 mile
4&5- 1 mile
6-8- 1 mile
The top boy and girl in each age group receives a trophy and each runner receives a finishers medal, t-shirt, and race bag. Packet pickup is tbd please refer to our Facebook page (Healthy Kids Running Series- Bureau County IL)for announcements. Parents are required to stay on premises and no pets allowed. Register by March 17 to guarantee shirt size by following the link below.

Apr
13
Sat
2019
7TH ANNUAL RUN FOR RESPECT 5K AND 1 MILE FUN RUN/WALK @ ​PONTIAC TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL
Apr 13 all-day

JOIN US! Help us Spread The Word To End The Word by replacing the r-word with the NEW r-word RESPECT! All proceeds from the Run for Respect benefit Pontiac Township High School’s Special Olympics and Peers In Action programs.

This year’s theme is ROCK RESPECT!

RACE: Accurately measured chip-timed race flat 5K which begins and ends at Pontiac Township High School
– 5K starts at 10:00am and 1 mile walk starts after the 5K runners take off (on the high school track)
– Water stop at mile 2

AWARDS: 5K, overall male/female, male/female age groups

REFRESHMENTS: Light refreshments provided.

REGISTRATION/ENTRY: 5K and Fun Run Participants registering by 4/5/2019 will receive a dry-blend T-shirt. No guarantees for shirts after 4/5/2019.

Adult 5K/1 mile run $20.00 (nonrefundable)
Students 5K/1 mile run $10.00, includes college students (nonrefundable)
– $25.00 same day registration for all
​- $2.00 discount for Lake Run Club Members

Team : Come as a team (3 or more) and Earn Special Recognition and a Team Plaque! ​

Spring Chance BQ.2 Marathon @ Fabyan Forest Preserve
Apr 13 all-day

Take the best shot at qualifying for Boston with an experienced race team whose goal is to do everything possible to get you and a small group of other runners to the starting line in Hopkinton. With a multi-loop, fast, flat, and scenic course, the Spring Chance BQ.2 provides runners with the best chance at qualifying for Boston.

Quad Cities River Bandits Race to Home 5k and Fun Run @ Modern Woodmen Park
Apr 13 @ 9:00 am

The Quad Cities River Bandits annual “Race to Home” 5k and Fun Run is scheduled for Saturday, April 13, 2019! This unique race benefiting our Bandit Scholars program provides fun and fitness for the whole family!

Packet Pick Up on 4/12 and 4/13! Raffles, food, and drink will be available in the party plaza post-race to celebrate!

10th ANNUAL OTTAWA MOOSE MILES @ OTTAWA MOOSE LODGE 960
Apr 13 @ 10:00 am

• Location: 3051st E 18th RD, Ottawa, Il 61350 (Located on the east side of PetSmart)
• Date & Time: Saturday, April 13th, 2019, 10:00 a.m. REGISTRATION: 9:00 a.m.
• Entry Fee: $20 prior April1st (non-refundable)—SHIRT GUARANTEED
 $25 after April 1st.
 Checks can be made payable to: Ottawa Moose Lodge
 Mail $$ & Registration to: Ottawa Moose P.O. Box 656, Ottawa, IL 61350
 Runners can register & pay via the Starved Rock Runners website
• Proceeds will benefit the local children of MooseHeart & OUR Local Moose Lodge
• Questions: Nevada Nevin— nevada.nevin@yahoo.com

The race course is a 3.1 mile paved course for runners and walkers that starts and finishes at the Moose Lodge in Ottawa. The course winds around the Dayton Township neighborhood featuring two hills and a calming atmosphere. Mile markers will be at each mile as well as water and times available along the course, and at the finish line. Race results will be posted at starvedrockrunners.org.

Awards will be presented for the top male and female race finishers, as well as the top male and female Moose member finishers. Awards will also be distributed to the top three finishers in specified age groups for males and females. The age groups are as follows: 13 & Under, 14-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, and 80 & Older.
FOOD PROVIDED AFTER RACE
PLEASE NO bicycles, skateboards, baby joggers, strollers, roller skates, rollerblades, animals or headsets/headphones!

Apr
14
Sun
2019
Healthy Kids Running Series-Bureau County Spring Series @ Zearing Park
Apr 14 @ 4:00 pm – May 19 @ 5:00 pm

Healthy Kids Running Series is a 5 week non-profit
designed to get kids ages 2-14 active. Races are held Sundays (with the exception of Easter) from 4-5pm.
Distances are as follows:
Pre-k 2/3- 50 yards
Pre-k 4/5 – 75 yards
K&1- 1/4 mile
2&3- 1/2 mile
4&5- 1 mile
6-8- 1 mile
The top boy and girl in each age group receives a trophy and each runner receives a finishers medal, t-shirt, and race bag. Packet pickup is tbd please refer to our Facebook page (Healthy Kids Running Series- Bureau County IL)for announcements. Parents are required to stay on premises and no pets allowed. Register by March 17 to guarantee shirt size by following the link below.

Apr
16
Tue
2019
Starved Rock Runners LTD Board Meeting @ IV YMCA
Apr 16 @ 7:00 pm

Meetings are held @ 7:00PM the 3rd Tuesday of every month. 

Meetings will be held at the IV YMCA in the Board Room for the months of March and April of 2019.

Future meeting locations will be announced.

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

 

 

Apr
27
Sat
2019
St. Margaret’s Habit for Health 10K & 3 Mile Fun Run/Walk. @ St. Margaret's Family Health Center
Apr 27 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

Certified 10K Course and 3 Mile Fun Run. The race benefits Esophageal & Colon Cancer Prevention Center.

Infinity Run & Family Event @ Chana Education Center
Apr 27 @ 3:30 pm

An event for all interest levels and ages! The Infinity Run & Family Event features a USATF, chip-timed 5k with a flat, down and back course route, two water stations, and medals for top three finishers as well as top three finishers in each age bracket. Other activities include a 1 mile family run/walk, a free children’s fun zone with games and prizes, music, a silent auction, 50/50 raffle, a food truck, and more. Following the 5k is an “after hours” event at The Chana Tap Bar & Grill featuring live music, cold beverages, and food.

All proceeds raised from this event support The Maggie & Amos Foundation. This nonprofit was established in memorial of Maggie and Amos Meyer, a mother and her 3-year old son, who tragically passed away during a house fire in October of 2016. Maggie was an avid runner, a fitness buff, and a special education teacher. The foundation supports classroom grants, community educational youth programs, and scholarships . To date, the foundation has provided over $16,000 in support to children’s education.

Online registration is available now and can be accessed at: https://infinityrun.itsyourrace.com/event.aspx?id=8917 Starved Rock Runners can use the promo code: STARVEDROCK for a $3 discount on all of our 5k and 1 mile registration options. Packet pick-up is available 4/25/2019 between 2:30 and 7:00 at the race location, as well as the day of the race between 2:00 and 3:15. Online registration ends on 4/22/19, but walk-up registration is available up until 3:15 pm on race day. Registration includes a long-sleeved t-shirt, guaranteed for registrations made before April 5th. Hoodies are available for a slight upcharge.

Event opens at 3:00. 1 mile walk/run will begin at 3:30, followed by the 5k at 4:00. Medals will be presented as soon as each age group is fulfilled.

Please see our registration site for more information regarding this event.

Apr
28
Sun
2019
Healthy Kids Running Series-Bureau County Spring Series @ Zearing Park
Apr 28 @ 4:00 pm – Jun 2 @ 5:00 pm

Healthy Kids Running Series is a 5 week non-profit
designed to get kids ages 2-14 active. Races are held Sundays (with the exception of Easter) from 4-5pm.
Distances are as follows:
Pre-k 2/3- 50 yards
Pre-k 4/5 – 75 yards
K&1- 1/4 mile
2&3- 1/2 mile
4&5- 1 mile
6-8- 1 mile
The top boy and girl in each age group receives a trophy and each runner receives a finishers medal, t-shirt, and race bag. Packet pickup is tbd please refer to our Facebook page (Healthy Kids Running Series- Bureau County IL)for announcements. Parents are required to stay on premises and no pets allowed. Register by March 17 to guarantee shirt size by following the link below.

May
5
Sun
2019
10th & FINAL JAMES DANKENBRING SCHOLARSHIP 5K TRAIL RUN/WALK @ LAKE KAKUSHA, MENDOTA, IL
May 5 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 am

COME JOIN US !!! Enjoy a 5K course that is a fast, all terrain trail that circles the lake. The property is well maintained, established grass trails through wooded and prairie lots. The course will be well marked and equipped with water stations at miles 1 & 2.

We also have an alternate 1 mile “Fun Walk” that goes around Lake Mendota for those who would like a shorter distance and easier course. There are activities for the kids to enjoy along the Fun Walk.

All proceeds go to fund scholarships for graduating seniors from Mendota Township High School.

5K and Fun Walk both start at 10:00 a.m.

AWARDS: 5K, overall male/female and top 3 in each age category (male/female)13 & under, 14-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64 and 65+

T-SHIRTS given out until supply runs out, we have order lots!

REGISTRATION/ENTRY: Everyone on the 5K must be fully registered, $20 in advance, $25 walk-up registrations. People 11 and over must be fully registered for the Fun Walk, 10 and under are free for the Fun Walk.

GO TO: www.thankdank.org to register on-line or download a registration form to mail in. On-line registration cut of is May 1st so hurry and REGISTER TODAY!!

FOR THOSE WHO HAVE PRE-REGISTERED – Packet pick up will be Saturday, May 4th from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 106 6th Street, Mendota, IL 61342

There will be restroom facilities on site.

LIGHT REFRESHMENTS WILL BE PROVIDED AFTER THE RACE WHILE WE WAIT FOR ALL TO FINISH. THE AWARDS CEREMONY WILL TAKE PLACE IMMEDIATELY AFTER THE RACE, AWARDING THE MEDALS TO THE WINNERS.

Thank you to everyone for your support !!!

Healthy Kids Running Series-Bureau County Spring Series @ Zearing Park
May 5 @ 4:00 pm – Jun 9 @ 5:00 pm

Healthy Kids Running Series is a 5 week non-profit
designed to get kids ages 2-14 active. Races are held Sundays (with the exception of Easter) from 4-5pm.
Distances are as follows:
Pre-k 2/3- 50 yards
Pre-k 4/5 – 75 yards
K&1- 1/4 mile
2&3- 1/2 mile
4&5- 1 mile
6-8- 1 mile
The top boy and girl in each age group receives a trophy and each runner receives a finishers medal, t-shirt, and race bag. Packet pickup is tbd please refer to our Facebook page (Healthy Kids Running Series- Bureau County IL)for announcements. Parents are required to stay on premises and no pets allowed. Register by March 17 to guarantee shirt size by following the link below.

May
6
Mon
2019
Women’s Walk to Run Clinic 2019 @ Northwest School
May 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Registration & Meet the Volunteers Night Tuesday, May 21st  6:00-7:00PM @ Illinois Valley YMCA

Every Monday starting May 6 thru May 20th and Tuesday May 28th. 

Meet at Baker’s Lake in Peru on the west side and meet new friends and runners who will work with you at your leve of fitness to help yo reach your goal.

This is a FREE mini clinic. There are no registration forms, No obligations.

The mini-clinic is a perfect way to get a jump start for the beginning runner who plans to continue to run by joining the Women’s Running Clinic that starts with a registration night May 21, 6:00PM at the Peru YMCA.

Michele Gaeta
maples1401@hotmail.com
 
May
11
Sat
2019
Oneida GML 5K Run/Walk @ Greig Memorial Library
May 11 @ 8:00 am

Flat and fast run thru the street of Oneida. Held rain or shine. Free kids block race following the 5K.
Restrooms available. Drink and snacks served after race. A $50 gift card and medal awarded to the first male and female finishers. Medals awarded to top 3 finishers in each age group.
All proceeds go to support Greig Memorial Library

May
13
Mon
2019
Women’s Walk to Run Clinic 2019 @ Northwest School
May 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Registration & Meet the Volunteers Night Tuesday, May 21st  6:00-7:00PM @ Illinois Valley YMCA

Every Monday starting May 6 thru May 20th and Tuesday May 28th. 

Meet at Baker’s Lake in Peru on the west side and meet new friends and runners who will work with you at your leve of fitness to help yo reach your goal.

This is a FREE mini clinic. There are no registration forms, No obligations.

The mini-clinic is a perfect way to get a jump start for the beginning runner who plans to continue to run by joining the Women’s Running Clinic that starts with a registration night May 21, 6:00PM at the Peru YMCA.

Michele Gaeta
maples1401@hotmail.com
 
May
20
Mon
2019
Women’s Walk to Run Clinic 2019 @ Northwest School
May 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Registration & Meet the Volunteers Night Tuesday, May 21st  6:00-7:00PM @ Illinois Valley YMCA

Every Monday starting May 6 thru May 20th and Tuesday May 28th. 

Meet at Baker’s Lake in Peru on the west side and meet new friends and runners who will work with you at your leve of fitness to help yo reach your goal.

This is a FREE mini clinic. There are no registration forms, No obligations.

The mini-clinic is a perfect way to get a jump start for the beginning runner who plans to continue to run by joining the Women’s Running Clinic that starts with a registration night May 21, 6:00PM at the Peru YMCA.

Michele Gaeta
maples1401@hotmail.com
 
May
27
Mon
2019
Springdale Salute 5K Run to Benefit Veterans @ Lower Glen Oak Park
May 27 all-day

5th ANNUAL Springdale Salute – Memorial Day 5K Run/1 mile walk.
Start time: 7:45 a.m. Begins lower Glen Oak Park, Peoria Il; route goes through Springdale Cemetery, passing Soldiers Hill.
Fees are: Before April 30 – $25.00
May – $30.00
Race Weekend – $35.00
$5.00 discount for Veterans.
Awards 1st & 2nd place in each age category.
Packet pick up: Friday, May 24 10:00 a.m.-600 p.m. at Running Central, 311 SW Water Street, or Race Day, May 27 6:00 a.m.-8:00 a.m.
1 Mile walk fee: $20.00.
Proceeds from the event will benefit IVFCH home repair projects for Veterans.

Streator Family YMCA Memorial Day 5k Run/2k Walk @ Streator Family YMCA
May 27 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

When: Monday, May 27, 2019 at 8:00 a.m. (briefing at 7:45 a.m.)
**NOTE NEW START TIME FOR 2019**

Where: Streator Family YMCA, 710 Oakley Avenue, Streator, IL.

Check-In Time: 7:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. All races start at 9:00 a.m. SHARP (rain or shine).
Age Divisions: Men & Women: 13 & under, 14-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44,
45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, and 70 yrs & over.

Prizes: Medals to top three finishers in each classification. T-shirts to the first 200 registered runners/walkers.

Entry Fee: Runners: $20 up to race day; $25 on race day.
Walkers: $15 up to race day; $20 on race day.

Course: One hill out and back through beautiful Streator countryside. All times are electronically timed by Starved Rock Runner Ltd. experts. Course measured by USATF certified and requirements are clearly marked. Water will be available on route near one and two mile points. Showers will be available to participants following the event.

Refreshments: Available to all participants following the race.

May
28
Tue
2019
Women’s Walk to Run Clinic 2019 @ Northwest School
May 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Registration & Meet the Volunteers Night Tuesday, May 21st  6:00-7:00PM @ Illinois Valley YMCA

Every Monday starting May 6 thru May 20th and Tuesday May 28th. 

Meet at Baker’s Lake in Peru on the west side and meet new friends and runners who will work with you at your leve of fitness to help yo reach your goal.

This is a FREE mini clinic. There are no registration forms, No obligations.

The mini-clinic is a perfect way to get a jump start for the beginning runner who plans to continue to run by joining the Women’s Running Clinic that starts with a registration night May 21, 6:00PM at the Peru YMCA.

Michele Gaeta
maples1401@hotmail.com
 
Jun
3
Mon
2019
Women’s Running Clinic 2019 @ Northwest School
Jun 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Registration & Meet the Volunteers Night Tuesday, May 21st  6:00-7:00PM @ Illinois Valley YMCA

June 10-August 12th will coincide with the Starved Rock Runners Ltd., Kids Clinic at Baker Lake.

* Free Moisture Wicking Clinic Shirt
* Train to Run the Boo Milby Alzheimer’s 5k on August 17th, 2019
* Runners will meet at Northwest School on O’Connor St.,LaSalle
 
Our Goals are to Improve Motivation; Promote Health, Fitness and Self Confidence through a Unique Training
Program for Women, by Women!
For more information contact
Michele Gaeta
maples1401@hotmail.com
 
Jun
10
Mon
2019
Women’s Running Clinic 2019 @ Northwest School
Jun 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Registration & Meet the Volunteers Night Tuesday, May 21st  6:00-7:00PM @ Illinois Valley YMCA

June 10-August 12th will coincide with the Starved Rock Runners Ltd., Kids Clinic at Baker Lake.

* Free Moisture Wicking Clinic Shirt
* Train to Run the Boo Milby Alzheimer’s 5k on August 17th, 2019
* Runners will meet at Northwest School on O’Connor St.,LaSalle
 
Our Goals are to Improve Motivation; Promote Health, Fitness and Self Confidence through a Unique Training
Program for Women, by Women!
For more information contact
Michele Gaeta
maples1401@hotmail.com
 
Jun
15
Sat
2019
Steamboat Classic 15K @ Peoria River front
Jun 15 @ 7:00 am

The Steamboat Classic 15K is regarded as Illinois’ Toughest 15K because of the hilly loops that the race course takes in Glen Oak Park.

Click for more info & registration link

Jun
16
Sun
2019
DAD’S DAY 5K @ STROUSS PARK
Jun 16 @ 8:00 am

RACE BEGINS AND ENDS AT STROUSS PARK $25 REGISTRATION FEE IF REGISTERED BY 6/8/2019 (INCLUDES T-SHIRT). AFTER 6/8/2019 $30 REGISTRATION FEE(NO GUARANTEE OF T-SHIRT). AWARDS FOR THE TOP MALE AND FEMALE FINISHER. AS WELL AS AWARDS FOR THE 1ST, 2ND & 3RD PLACE MALE/FEMALE FINISHERS IN EACH AGE GROUP. THE PROCEEDS BENEFITS RELAY FOR LIFE –TEAM BREAST FRIENDS. THERE IS A FREE PANCAKE BREAKFAST AFTER THE RACE.

Jun
17
Mon
2019
Women’s Running Clinic 2019 @ Northwest School
Jun 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Registration & Meet the Volunteers Night Tuesday, May 21st  6:00-7:00PM @ Illinois Valley YMCA

June 10-August 12th will coincide with the Starved Rock Runners Ltd., Kids Clinic at Baker Lake.

* Free Moisture Wicking Clinic Shirt
* Train to Run the Boo Milby Alzheimer’s 5k on August 17th, 2019
* Runners will meet at Northwest School on O’Connor St.,LaSalle
 
Our Goals are to Improve Motivation; Promote Health, Fitness and Self Confidence through a Unique Training
Program for Women, by Women!
For more information contact
Michele Gaeta
maples1401@hotmail.com
 
Jun
21
Fri
2019
Celebrate LaSalle 5K Run/Walk @ LaSalle City Hall
Jun 21 @ 7:00 pm

Certified race course,Medals for a vary of ages, Best overall Male and Female Award, Time and Finish Line provided by Starved Rock Runners LTD, T-shirts given away as supplies last and given to all pre- registered if post marked before June 14.. Race starts at 7:00p.m. and check in begins at 6:00p.m. Water Stop

Jun
24
Mon
2019
Women’s Running Clinic 2019 @ Northwest School
Jun 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Registration & Meet the Volunteers Night Tuesday, May 21st  6:00-7:00PM @ Illinois Valley YMCA

June 10-August 12th will coincide with the Starved Rock Runners Ltd., Kids Clinic at Baker Lake.

* Free Moisture Wicking Clinic Shirt
* Train to Run the Boo Milby Alzheimer’s 5k on August 17th, 2019
* Runners will meet at Northwest School on O’Connor St.,LaSalle
 
Our Goals are to Improve Motivation; Promote Health, Fitness and Self Confidence through a Unique Training
Program for Women, by Women!
For more information contact
Michele Gaeta
maples1401@hotmail.com
 
Jun
29
Sat
2019
Run For Glory 5K @ City Park, Streator, IL
Jun 29 @ 8:00 am

Friendly and fast 5K, starting at City Park in Streator, and running through quiet neighborhoods. The course is flat and fast, with two small hills, and the course is an out and back route. The 5K Run For Glory is part of Streator’s awesome 4th of July celebration. Nice trophies 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 : 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. The Run For Glory is a Wild Card Race for the Starved Rock Runners Club.

Jul
1
Mon
2019
Women’s Running Clinic 2019 @ Northwest School
Jul 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Registration & Meet the Volunteers Night Tuesday, May 21st  6:00-7:00PM @ Illinois Valley YMCA

June 10-August 12th will coincide with the Starved Rock Runners Ltd., Kids Clinic at Baker Lake.

* Free Moisture Wicking Clinic Shirt
* Train to Run the Boo Milby Alzheimer’s 5k on August 17th, 2019
* Runners will meet at Northwest School on O’Connor St.,LaSalle
 
Our Goals are to Improve Motivation; Promote Health, Fitness and Self Confidence through a Unique Training
Program for Women, by Women!
For more information contact
Michele Gaeta
maples1401@hotmail.com
 
Jul
8
Mon
2019
Women’s Running Clinic 2019 @ Northwest School
Jul 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Registration & Meet the Volunteers Night Tuesday, May 21st  6:00-7:00PM @ Illinois Valley YMCA

June 10-August 12th will coincide with the Starved Rock Runners Ltd., Kids Clinic at Baker Lake.

* Free Moisture Wicking Clinic Shirt
* Train to Run the Boo Milby Alzheimer’s 5k on August 17th, 2019
* Runners will meet at Northwest School on O’Connor St.,LaSalle
 
Our Goals are to Improve Motivation; Promote Health, Fitness and Self Confidence through a Unique Training
Program for Women, by Women!
For more information contact
Michele Gaeta
maples1401@hotmail.com
 
Jul
15
Mon
2019
Women’s Running Clinic 2019 @ Northwest School
Jul 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Registration & Meet the Volunteers Night Tuesday, May 21st  6:00-7:00PM @ Illinois Valley YMCA

June 10-August 12th will coincide with the Starved Rock Runners Ltd., Kids Clinic at Baker Lake.

* Free Moisture Wicking Clinic Shirt
* Train to Run the Boo Milby Alzheimer’s 5k on August 17th, 2019
* Runners will meet at Northwest School on O’Connor St.,LaSalle
 
Our Goals are to Improve Motivation; Promote Health, Fitness and Self Confidence through a Unique Training
Program for Women, by Women!
For more information contact
Michele Gaeta
maples1401@hotmail.com
 
Jul
20
Sat
2019
6th Annual Village of Woodhull Family Fun Fest 5k and Family Fun Run @ AlWood High School
Jul 20 all-day

The 5K run begins at AlWood High School; 301 E 5th Avenue, Woodhull at 8:00 a.m.
Early registration fee is $20.00 if received by July 13 and includes a performance t-shirt.
After July 13 registration fee increases to $25.00 through the morning of the race; shirt sizes on race day are not guaranteed.
Race day registration and packet pick-up will begin at 6:45 a.m. and conclude at 7:45 a.m. sharp.
The 5K course is flat and fast winding thru the streets of Woodhull and the rural countryside north of town.
Awards go to the top three finishers in each Male and Female age division.
The top Male and Female Woodhull Finishers and top Male and Female Ridgewood Cross Country Alumni will also earn trophies.
Walkers are welcomed and are eligible for age group awards.
Trophies three-deep will be awarded in the following age groups: 9 & under, 10-14,15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, and new 65 and over category.
Results, fruit, drinks, and snacks will be available after the race.
Free Family Fun Run (1/4-mile loop) for the little ones w/ free t-shirt and ribbon for the kids. Fun Run set to start at approximately 9:30 a.m. after 5K Trophy Presentations are completed.
The race kicks off a day of free events for kids in the park celebrating summer fun (this year including a sanctioned StrongMan Competition)including a pork chop lunch and ice cream social, topped off by supper on Main Street and a Free Admission Street Dance featuring Staggard the Band (8:00 p.m. to Midnight) to round out the evening.

Jul
22
Mon
2019
Women’s Running Clinic 2019 @ Northwest School
Jul 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Registration & Meet the Volunteers Night Tuesday, May 21st  6:00-7:00PM @ Illinois Valley YMCA

June 10-August 12th will coincide with the Starved Rock Runners Ltd., Kids Clinic at Baker Lake.

* Free Moisture Wicking Clinic Shirt
* Train to Run the Boo Milby Alzheimer’s 5k on August 17th, 2019
* Runners will meet at Northwest School on O’Connor St.,LaSalle
 
Our Goals are to Improve Motivation; Promote Health, Fitness and Self Confidence through a Unique Training
Program for Women, by Women!
For more information contact
Michele Gaeta
maples1401@hotmail.com
 
Jul
27
Sat
2019
9th Annual DePue Celebration 5K Run/Walk @ DePue Fire Station
Jul 27 @ 8:00 am

This is the third year of our new course layout and our 9th year overall and we couldn’t be happier about our fun yet challenging course. This is a Certified Course will USATF and mapped out by John Steele of SRRC. Yes we have hills but you get them out of the way prior to the 2 mile mark. We have splits at Miles 1 & 2 and 2 water stops. Registration is available now online at racesonline.com/events/9th-annual-depue-celebration-5k-run-walk. If you register prior to July 19, 2019 cost is $20 after that and including race day until 7:45am cost is $25. Packet pick up will be prior to race on day of event. Once again D&M Road Race Scoring will be our timing company and they now have chip timing. We have awards in Overall Male and Female, DePue Male and Female and Top 3 to each of 14 different age categories from 9 and under, 10 – 13, 14 – 19, 20 – 24, 25 – 29, 30 – 34, 35 – 39, 40 – 44, 45 – 49, 50 – 54, 55 – 59, 60 – 64, 70 and over. We will be offering water, bananas, oranges and adding for this year some cookies for the post race goodies. The DePue Men’s Club is proud once again to be the main sponsor and we invite all participants and fans to join us at Lakeside to view the fastest sport on the water the weekend of July 26-28 2019. The 2019 National Championship Boat Races. The DePue Men’s Club is a 501C3 charity organization and all profits made are given back to the community.

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Jul
29
Mon
2019
Women’s Running Clinic 2019 @ Northwest School
Jul 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Registration & Meet the Volunteers Night Tuesday, May 21st  6:00-7:00PM @ Illinois Valley YMCA

June 10-August 12th will coincide with the Starved Rock Runners Ltd., Kids Clinic at Baker Lake.

* Free Moisture Wicking Clinic Shirt
* Train to Run the Boo Milby Alzheimer’s 5k on August 17th, 2019
* Runners will meet at Northwest School on O’Connor St.,LaSalle
 
Our Goals are to Improve Motivation; Promote Health, Fitness and Self Confidence through a Unique Training
Program for Women, by Women!
For more information contact
Michele Gaeta
maples1401@hotmail.com
 
Aug
5
Mon
2019
Women’s Running Clinic 2019 @ Northwest School
Aug 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Registration & Meet the Volunteers Night Tuesday, May 21st  6:00-7:00PM @ Illinois Valley YMCA

June 10-August 12th will coincide with the Starved Rock Runners Ltd., Kids Clinic at Baker Lake.

* Free Moisture Wicking Clinic Shirt
* Train to Run the Boo Milby Alzheimer’s 5k on August 17th, 2019
* Runners will meet at Northwest School on O’Connor St.,LaSalle
 
Our Goals are to Improve Motivation; Promote Health, Fitness and Self Confidence through a Unique Training
Program for Women, by Women!
For more information contact
Michele Gaeta
maples1401@hotmail.com
 
Aug
12
Mon
2019
Women’s Running Clinic 2019 @ Northwest School
Aug 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Registration & Meet the Volunteers Night Tuesday, May 21st  6:00-7:00PM @ Illinois Valley YMCA

June 10-August 12th will coincide with the Starved Rock Runners Ltd., Kids Clinic at Baker Lake.

* Free Moisture Wicking Clinic Shirt
* Train to Run the Boo Milby Alzheimer’s 5k on August 17th, 2019
* Runners will meet at Northwest School on O’Connor St.,LaSalle
 
Our Goals are to Improve Motivation; Promote Health, Fitness and Self Confidence through a Unique Training
Program for Women, by Women!
For more information contact
Michele Gaeta
maples1401@hotmail.com
 
Aug
17
Sat
2019
“Boo” Milby Memory 5K run/Walk @ Northwest School
Aug 17 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 am

Benefits the Illinois Valley Alzheimer’s Group who provide free programs for families who are caring for loved ones, give donations to Nursing Homes with Alzheimer’s units and give donations to research.
The run is a USA Track & Field certified course (recertification pending) Record eligible.
Two split times
EMT’s on site
Two water stops
Traffic control
Refreshments
Raffle and Music
Walkers are encouraged in the 5K. Strollers are welcomed but not allowed through the finish line Please no dogs in 5K
There is a one mile walk with a separate course
When registering please indicate 5K walk or 1 mile walk
Check in time starts at 6:45 am 5K starts at 8 am and I mile at 8:05 am
Trophy to overall male and female
Three medals in each age division as follows:
male & female 6 and under 7-9, 10-12, 13-16, 17-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and older
entry fee $20 by August 14th and $25 day of the race
Everyone registered is assured a shirt The first 200 pre-registered adults and the first 60 pre-registered kids assured a bag.
Shirt sizes: unisex small, medium, large, Xlarge, 2Xlarge and 3Xlarge ladies xsmall, small, medium, large, xlarge and 2xlarge youth xsmall, small, medium and large

Aug
24
Sat
2019
Tonica Fest 5k Run/Walk @ Tonica, IL
Aug 24 @ 9:00 am

Come enjoy our hometown! 2nd Annual Tonica Fest 5k Run/Walk
Race starts 9:00 am, easy out and back course, with water stop at half way mark. Refreshments after, 1st place medals for each age group. Register online @ getmeregistered.com, or morning of race. T-shirts guaranteed for early registrants (before August 14). Packet pick-up/register 8:00 am race day. Stay after the race for car show, parade and much more!

Sep
21
Sat
2019
Dwight Harvest Days 5k @ Renfrew Park-North Pavillion Dwight, IL
Sep 21 all-day

Join us for the 40th year celebration of the DHD 5k! There will be raffles, prizes, food and much more!
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) All 5K and Fun Run/Walk participants who finish will also receive a special gift to remember their accomplishment.
* Awards for Top Finishers will be given 4 deep in all age categories.
AGE GROUPS: 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 & over 5-79, 80-84
THE COURSE: 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 for men and women. USA Track & Field Certification #IL12160JW
THE GOODIES: Participants will receive a short sleeve T-shirt and will enjoy a variety of refreshments after the race. This year’s shirt has another unique multi-color design.
* T-Shirts guaranteed to all pre-registered participants.
PACKET PICKUP: Packet Pick-up will be between 7:00 – 8:15 the day of the race at the North Pavilion.

Sep
22
Sun
2019
Fox Valley Marathon Races @ Downtown
Sep 22 all-day

With a full marathon, 20 mile, and half marathon, The Fox Valley Marathon Races is one of Chicagoland’s premier running events. Starting and ending in historic downtown St Charles, IL, the fast, gentle, shaded course winds through picturesque Geneva, Batavia, North Aurora, and Aurora to a spectacular finish across the Fox River that can be seen from over a mile away.

Use promo code RC-STARVEDROCK-2019-SAVE-5 to save $5 on your entry fee.

TBK Quad Cities Marathon @ John Deere Commons
Sep 22 @ 7:00 am – Sep 23 @ 3:00 pm

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. Our primary cause is prostate cancer research & screening.

The Half Marathon is a Starved Rock Runner Circuit Race

Sep
28
Sat
2019
Dayton Bluffs Preserves Trail 5K/10K Run Walk @ Dayton Bluffs Preserve, 2997 Illinois 71
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am

Come run or walk at the 2nd Annual Dayton Bluffs Preserve Trail 5k/10k Run /Walk. This beautiful property is one to be enjoyed by all. This will be a timed Race!

The 253-acre property is owned by The Conservation Foundation and has been designated as a Land & Water Reserve with the Illinois Nature Preserves Commission. The property is leased to the City of Ottawa, maintained with help from the Friends of the Dayton Bluffs, and preserved for wildlife habitat, nature education, and passive recreational uses, and is great for running, hiking, bird-watching or picnicking!

Starting line will take place at Hank’s Farm restaurant lawn.

MUST REGISTER BY SEPTEMBER 1 TO BE GUARANTEED A SHIRT!

TRINITY CATHOLIC 5K RUN/WALK @ Trinity Catholic Academy
Sep 28 @ 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.

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

Nov
30
Sat
2019
Santas on the Run 5K Run and 1 Mile Walk @ John F. Kennedy School (west parking lot)
Nov 30 @ 10:00 am

Santas On The Run benefits the Hall Township Food Pantry. You can run this 5K for time, or you can do it partake in the Holiday spirit. Preregistration includes your choice of a Red: Long Sleeve T-Shirt, a crew sweatshirt or hoodie, a Santa Hat and Beard. All participants are encouraged to wear their hat and beard (and bells if you have them) in the run/walk, but it is not mandated.

There will be water stops at approximately 1 & 2 miles, that will also include Holiday treats (cookies and candy).

The race will start and end in the parking lot of John F. Kennedy School (800 N. Richards, Spring Valley). The course is accurately measured and will be on paved city streets. The course is mostly flat with a few gentle uphills (in the 5K). Traffic control will be posted at all intersections to keep participants safe. Split times available at every mile.

The race will be electronically timed with results to be posted on the Starved Rock Runners web site.

As an added bonus, for each two non-perishable item an entrant brings to donate to the food pantry, their names will be entered into a raffle to be held after the race, with chances to win gift certificates and prizes from race sponsors.The more items you donate, the better your chances of winning (watch the web site as the list of potential winnings grows).

Awards will be given to the overall Male and Female finishers, as well as the top three finishers (Male and Female), in each of the following age groups: 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 and 70 and over.

Packet pick up and race day registration will be available from 8:30AM until 9:30AM at John F Kennedy School. Day of registration is not guaranteed a shirt.

The first 450 to sign up will also get BONUS SWAG.  We’re checking to see what kind of great deals we can get so the value of our swag is always worth more than the registrations. Follow this web page and follow us on Facebook to  keep up to date.

Santas On The Run course map

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