News & Announcements
The Pacesetter was mailed yesterday 6/25), and a registration flyer for Boo Milby was included. The date on the registration for is incorrect. NOTE: The race is on August 20th, NOT August 13th. We are sorry for any confusion.
A total of 21 minor and major changes were made the the Starved Rock Runners By-Laws. The committee presented to the board the changes to be made. Each change was presented with reasons for the proposed change, was open to discussion and voted upon. All changes passed with a 100% unanimous vote. The amended By-Laws … READ MORE >
At the November 16th meeting, the Board approved the 2022 Starved Rock Runner Circuit Race Schedule. The schedule consists of 19 races to select from. Once again Circuit point awards will be based on race participation, where members earn one point for each race completed. The schedule can be viewed at: 2022 Circuit Race Schedule
Plans are underway to celebrate the clubs 40th Anniversary with our 2022 Annual Banquet. The Date will be March 5th and the event will be at the Elks Lodge in Oglesby. Details are being worked out and will be released as they becomes available.
WHERE: The Oglesby Elks’ Club outdoor shelter, 800 East Walnut St, Oglesby, IL, WHEN: Saturday, August 28th 2021 TIME: 12:00-3:00pm. AGENDA: Picnic style buffet lunch served at 1:00pm, circuit awards presented at 2:30pm. Bag games and Frisbees will be available. No seating provided other than the picnic tables so bring a lawn chair if you … READ MORE >
As we head into the 2021 running season, there is still a lot of uncertainty about a number of races that are normally part of the Starved Rock Runner Circuit Schedule, which has resulted in changes to how “Circuit Awards” will work for 2021. For 2021 circuit awards will NOT be based on place of … READ MORE >
The Starved Rock Runners are excited to announce that the tradition of the 42nd Annual Turkey Trot will continue. Twenty-twenty will bring a totally new look to the race. To begin with, the new home for the race will be the Oglesby Elks Lodge, and the start time has been moved up to 8:00AM. In … READ MORE >
It’s been a tough year for all of us, no races, no socializing, not much of anything. Let’s change that, let’s just all get together for a relaxed fun run and tell that pandemic what we think of it and where to go. Saturday, September 19, 8:00am Putnam County Jr. High School, McNabb … READ MORE >
We are sad to announce the cancellation of the debut running of Run The Path (race taking the place of Canal Connection). Today we were informed by the Illinois DNR that they would only issue a permit for a maximum of 50 people. Unfortunately it is not economically feasible to run to race with such … READ MORE >
The Ladd Education Foundation announced today the cancellation of the Ladd Halloween Hustle 5K for 2020. Holy Family School in Oglesby announces the postponement of Holy Family Shuffle, tentatively rescheduled for April 21st of 2021.