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Mar
4
Sat
10:00 am Zoo Stampede @ Miller Park
Zoo Stampede @ Miller Park
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am
Zoo Stampede @ Miller Park | Bloomington | Illinois | United States
Registration is underway for the Miller Park Zoological Society’s (MPZS) 20th annual 5k Run, 3k Walk, and Fun Run (¼ mile for children 10 and under) Zoo Stampede. Participants will run/walk part of the route through the Zoo. Special trophies, made in part by the Zoo animals will be awarded... Continue Reading
Mar
12
Sun
1:00 pm St. Patrick’s Day 5K @ Bloomington VFW
St. Patrick’s Day 5K @ Bloomington VFW
Mar 12 @ 1:00 pm
Get ready for a PR! This 5k course is about as flat as you can get. The race starts and finishes on Lincoln Avenue and is basically an out and back course. The post race takes place at the VFW Hall Post 454 in Bloomington with pork chop sandwiches, other... Continue Reading
Mar
18
Sat
11:00 am Mountain Goat 8.8 Mile @ Kickapoo State Park
Mountain Goat 8.8 Mile @ Kickapoo State Park
Mar 18 @ 11:00 am
The most challenging 2.2 mile walk or 4.4 mile run or 8.8 mile run in the Midwest. Grand Slam Event #2 of the 2017 season. Post-race party at Turtle Run in Danville with food, drinks, music and prizes. About this Race This race is a 2.2 mile hilly road out... Continue Reading
Apr
1
Sat
7:30 am Lincoln Presidential Half @ Lincoln Presidential Half
Lincoln Presidential Half @ Lincoln Presidential Half
Apr 1 @ 7:30 am
Run Where Lincoln Walked On April 1, Springfield will welcome 2,000 visitors to the Lincoln Presidential Half Marathon. This nationally recognized race starts and finishes at the famous Old State Capitol and then winds through our 16th president’s picturesque hometown and past some of nation’s most significant historic sites, including... Continue Reading
Apr
22
Sat
10:00 am Run for Respect 5K and 1 Mile Fu... @ Pontiac Township High School
Run for Respect 5K and 1 Mile Fu... @ Pontiac Township High School
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am
Run for Respect 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run @ Pontiac Township High School | Pontiac | Illinois | United States
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 Special Olympics and Pontiac Township High School’s Peers In Action programs. THIS YEAR’S THEME IS RESPECT IS MY SUPERPOWER! COME DRESSED AS YOUR FAVORITE... Continue Reading
May
6
Sat
8:30 am Lake Run @ Green Gables, Lake Bloomington
Lake Run @ Green Gables, Lake Bloomington
May 6 @ 8:30 am
Four distances: 4.37 mile run (7K) 7.44 mile run (12k) 1/2 marathon (13.1 mile) 3 mile walk Map of Lake Run Courses More details: Course is flat to gently rolling around Lake Bloomington Footpounder classes, Male and Female Chip Timing by itsracetime.com Your results stream live online in real time... Continue Reading
Jun
17
Sat
7:00 am Steamboat 4 mile & 15k @ Peoria, IL
Steamboat 4 mile & 15k @ Peoria, IL
Jun 17 @ 7:00 am
For 44 years, the Steamboat Classic has been Central Illinois’ premier running event. But it’s more than a race—it’s a community event. A dedicated force of hundreds of volunteers and sponsors have made the Steamboat Classic an event that impacts our region in a positive way all throughout the year.... Continue Reading
Jul
4
Tue
7:30 am Park to Park @ Miller Park Zoo
Park to Park @ Miller Park Zoo
Jul 4 @ 7:30 am
This inter-city race starts on Wood Street near Miller Park in Bloomington, east on Wood Street, then north on Main Street, through downtown Bloomington, turns west on Gregory, then north on the Constitution Trail to The Corn Crib in Normal. View Park to Park Course Map. The race originated in... Continue Reading
Jul
8
Sat
6:00 pm Dog Days @ Green Gables, Lake Bloomington
Dog Days @ Green Gables, Lake Bloomington
Jul 8 @ 6:00 pm
Course: A portion of Lake Bloomington’s Inner-Loop with a start and finish next to Green Gables Splits given at miles 1 and 2 2 Water Stops Asphalt Roads-Use Caution
Aug
5
Sat
8:00 am Evergreen Lake 5K @ Evergreen Lake, Comlara Park
Evergreen Lake 5K @ Evergreen Lake, Comlara Park
Aug 5 @ 8:00 am
EVERGREEN LAKE 5K & ¼ MILE FUN RUN Benefiting McLean County Park & Recreation Accurate 5K (3.1 miles) course on paved roads adjacent to beautiful Lake Evergreen at Comlara Park near Hudson, Illinois. Race will start near the swim area/boat dock. Course will follow the run portion of the Evergreen... Continue Reading

Area Races

Mar
4
Sat
10:00 am Zoo Stampede @ Miller Park
Zoo Stampede @ Miller Park
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am
Zoo Stampede @ Miller Park | Bloomington | Illinois | United States
Registration is underway for the Miller Park Zoological Society’s (MPZS) 20th annual 5k Run, 3k Walk, and Fun Run (¼ mile for children 10 and under) Zoo Stampede. Participants will run/walk part of the route through the Zoo. Special trophies, made in part by the Zoo animals will be awarded... Continue Reading
Mar
11
Sat
8:00 am Blarney Blitz 5K @ Running Central
Blarney Blitz 5K @ Running Central
Mar 11 @ 8:00 am
Blarney Blitz 5K @ Running Central | Peoria | Illinois | United States
This flat 5K course takes place along Peoria’s riverfront with the start and finish outside of Kelleher’s Irish Pub on SW Water St. near the corner of Walnut and Water Streets. After the race, there is a party at Kelleher’s Irish Pub where we’ll have LIVE music from the Irish... Continue Reading
Mar
12
Sun
1:00 pm St. Patrick’s Day 5K @ Bloomington VFW
St. Patrick’s Day 5K @ Bloomington VFW
Mar 12 @ 1:00 pm
Get ready for a PR! This 5k course is about as flat as you can get. The race starts and finishes on Lincoln Avenue and is basically an out and back course. The post race takes place at the VFW Hall Post 454 in Bloomington with pork chop sandwiches, other... Continue Reading
Mar
18
Sat
9:00 am Brave the Creek 5K and Fun Run @ Brave the Creek 5K and Fun Run
Brave the Creek 5K and Fun Run @ Brave the Creek 5K and Fun Run
Mar 18 @ 9:00 am
Dee-Mack Intermediate School PTO’s 1st Anual Brave the Creek 5k and Fun Run One Mile Fun Run – 9:00 am 5k – 9:30 am Course/Location: The 5k course will be an out and back course beginning at Dee-Mack Intermediate School and will travel east out of town. The one mile... Continue Reading
11:00 am Mountain Goat 8.8 Mile @ Kickapoo State Park
Mountain Goat 8.8 Mile @ Kickapoo State Park
Mar 18 @ 11:00 am
The most challenging 2.2 mile walk or 4.4 mile run or 8.8 mile run in the Midwest. Grand Slam Event #2 of the 2017 season. Post-race party at Turtle Run in Danville with food, drinks, music and prizes. About this Race This race is a 2.2 mile hilly road out... Continue Reading
Mar
25
Sat
8:00 am 7th Annual Alton Half Marathon &... @ 7th Annual Alton Half Marathon & 5K run/walk
7th Annual Alton Half Marathon &... @ 7th Annual Alton Half Marathon & 5K run/walk
Mar 25 @ 8:00 am
The Alton Half Marathon offers a course that is ideal for setting PRs, marathon training runs & for the first time half marathoner. It is a flat, fast course that showcases the mighty Mississippi river, historic downtown Alton & the crosses the Clark Bridge twice. We are a smaller race... Continue Reading
9:00 am Penguin in the Park @ Fairview Park
Penguin in the Park @ Fairview Park
Mar 25 @ 9:00 am
Penguin in the Park 5K Run/Walk will be celebrating its 12th anniversary on March 25, 2017! The Penguin, John Bingham, will be making his only public appearance in 2017 at his alma mater, Millikin University, in Decatur, Illinois This is a race that embraces the Penguin in all of us... Continue Reading
Apr
1
Sat
7:30 am Lincoln Presidential Half @ Lincoln Presidential Half
Lincoln Presidential Half @ Lincoln Presidential Half
Apr 1 @ 7:30 am
Run Where Lincoln Walked On April 1, Springfield will welcome 2,000 visitors to the Lincoln Presidential Half Marathon. This nationally recognized race starts and finishes at the famous Old State Capitol and then winds through our 16th president’s picturesque hometown and past some of nation’s most significant historic sites, including... Continue Reading
8:00 am Run for the Library @ Lake of the Woods Forest Preserve
Run for the Library @ Lake of the Woods Forest Preserve
Apr 1 @ 8:00 am
10K Run and 5K Run/Walk Proceeds support the Friends of the Mahomet Public Library and the Rotary Club of Mahomet Registration opens January 1, 2017
Apr
9
Sun
10:00 am Illini Veterans 5K @ Illini Veterans 5K
Illini Veterans 5K @ Illini Veterans 5K
Apr 9 @ 10:00 am
Help us support Disabled Veterans by supporting the Center for Wounded Veterans in Higher Education at UIUC!   The Illini Veterans’ Memorial 5K run/walk honors Veterans that have made sacrifices to our nation.  The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign registered student organization Illini Veterans are putting together the 5th Annual... Continue Reading

High Five Races

Mar
12
Sun
1:00 pm St. Patrick’s Day 5K @ Bloomington VFW
St. Patrick’s Day 5K @ Bloomington VFW
Mar 12 @ 1:00 pm
Get ready for a PR! This 5k course is about as flat as you can get. The race starts and finishes on Lincoln Avenue and is basically an out and back course. The post race takes place at the VFW Hall Post 454 in Bloomington with pork chop sandwiches, other... Continue Reading
May
6
Sat
8:30 am Lake Run @ Green Gables, Lake Bloomington
Lake Run @ Green Gables, Lake Bloomington
May 6 @ 8:30 am
Four distances: 4.37 mile run (7K) 7.44 mile run (12k) 1/2 marathon (13.1 mile) 3 mile walk Map of Lake Run Courses More details: Course is flat to gently rolling around Lake Bloomington Footpounder classes, Male and Female Chip Timing by itsracetime.com Your results stream live online in real time... Continue Reading
Jul
4
Tue
7:30 am Park to Park @ Miller Park Zoo
Park to Park @ Miller Park Zoo
Jul 4 @ 7:30 am
This inter-city race starts on Wood Street near Miller Park in Bloomington, east on Wood Street, then north on Main Street, through downtown Bloomington, turns west on Gregory, then north on the Constitution Trail to The Corn Crib in Normal. View Park to Park Course Map. The race originated in... Continue Reading
Jul
8
Sat
6:00 pm Dog Days @ Green Gables, Lake Bloomington
Dog Days @ Green Gables, Lake Bloomington
Jul 8 @ 6:00 pm
Course: A portion of Lake Bloomington’s Inner-Loop with a start and finish next to Green Gables Splits given at miles 1 and 2 2 Water Stops Asphalt Roads-Use Caution
Aug
5
Sat
8:00 am Evergreen Lake 5K @ Evergreen Lake, Comlara Park
Evergreen Lake 5K @ Evergreen Lake, Comlara Park
Aug 5 @ 8:00 am
EVERGREEN LAKE 5K & ¼ MILE FUN RUN Benefiting McLean County Park & Recreation Accurate 5K (3.1 miles) course on paved roads adjacent to beautiful Lake Evergreen at Comlara Park near Hudson, Illinois. Race will start near the swim area/boat dock. Course will follow the run portion of the Evergreen... Continue Reading