News & Announcements

Runner Profiles Wanted

If you are a Starved Rock Runner and are interested in submitting your Runner Profile to be published in the Pacesetter, you can do so by going to the link below and following the instructions provided. Click for link for questionaire.

Fat Ass 2019 is approaching fast

The 24th Annual Fat Ass 50 will be on Saturday January 12th @ 9:00AM. Event starts and finishes at Putnam County Jr. High School. Run as much or as little of the 50K as you desire. The course is beautifully scenic with slightly rolling hills. There is limited aide on the course. Showers are available. … READ MORE >

Long Time Race Director/Promoter Passes

The running community has lost a long time race director and promoter, Gary “Butch” Cary. Below is information that was copied from the City of Oglesby’s Facebook page. Rest In Peace Gary. The city extends its most sincere condolences to the family of Oglesby Electric Commissioner Gary “Butch” Carey. Carey died today at a Rockford … READ MORE >

SRRL Annual Banquet

Just a reminder that the Starved Rock Runners Annual Banquet is fast approaching (March 3rd). The banquet is held at the Maples Supper Club (1401 Shooting Park Rd, Peru, Il). Cocktails will start at 5:00PM (cash bar), with a buffet style diner at 6:00PM with program to follow. Cost of the meal is $20.00 for … READ MORE >


A newly revised Circuit Standings for 2017 has been posted on the web site. Please check the new post to verify that you’ve received points for all of your races. This is how we verify information for the awards given at the Annual Banquet. If you find an issue, please send an email to the … READ MORE >

Lori’s Walleye Run 5K

Results for Lori’s Walleye Run 5K are posted on the web site. One hundred and six runners braved the wind and rain and cool temperature for their first Circuit Race of the 2017 running season.