Calendar

Sep
18
Thu
LRC Thursday Spring/Summer Run
Sep 18 @ 5:30 pm

Location: Lake Bloomington, meet at Green Gables

  • Street running, inner loop (4.37 miles), outer loop (7.44 miles) or any distance
  • Stay after your run for great food, drinks and company at Green Gables!
Sep
20
Sat
Fall Marathon Training Program: Long Run
Sep 20 @ 7:00 am

Runs will start from GE Park Club House. GE Park is located on GE Road east of Veterans Parkway. The turn into the park is where the trail is first visible when driving on GE Road from Veterans Parkway. For program members, it is where tubs are placed.

Following organized runs, program members will have access to restrooms, showers, children’s playground and private pool. Program members will be able to bring their families to the pool for a small fee: Adults $2, Children $1. No fees for the other amenities.

NOTE:  Complete pool details and rules will be discussed at the kickoff meetings.

“Run for Hunger”
Sep 20 @ 8:00 am

Location: Paxton, IL

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The second annual “Run for Hunger” 5k walk/run will be September 20, 2014 at the Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School (Paxton,IL) and will benefit the Hands of Christ Food Pantry. Sponsored by the Loda United Methodist Church, the 5k run/walk will begin at 8:00 a.m. and a 1/4 mile Fun Run for children will be at 9:00 a.m. on a fast & accurate cross country grass course with the last 1/4 mile on an all-weather track – with chip timing. Information and registration form available at the church’s website: www.lodaumc.com with the 5k link on the lower left of the screen.

Eureka Race with Your Heart
Sep 20 @ 8:30 am

Location: Eureka

Distances include:

  • 10K run
  • 4 mile run
  • 2 mile walk

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HARD CHARGE Peoria
Sep 20 @ 8:30 am

HARD CHARGE Peoria is CHARGING Illinois September 20th. The 4.5-mile course will have more than 20 challenging obstacles that will have you crawling through mud, ducking for cover and scaling walls. And after all the HARD work, an awesome post-race party awaits. Get ready for some mud and some fun!

Challenge yourself in the timed & filmed-for-TV CHARGE for Glory heats beginning at 8:30 a.m. Or, CHARGE at your own pace in the CHARGE for Fun heats starting at 10:00 a.m.

Whether you Charge for Glory or Charge for Fun, get fired up for an awesome day! Register now and make sure you don’t miss HARD CHARGE Peoria!HC Stamped - Peoria

Autism 5K
Sep 20 @ 9:00 am

Location: Tipton Park, Bloomington

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Oak Run 5k
Sep 20 @ 9:00 am

location: Dahinda, Il

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New this year: The 5k run has been added to the Oak Run Triathlon in West Central Illinois. Enjoy the hills and scenery around Spoon Lake.

Sep
21
Sun
Fall Marathon Training Program: Long Run
Sep 21 @ 7:00 am

Runs will start from GE Park Club House. GE Park is located on GE Road east of Veterans Parkway. The turn into the park is where the trail is first visible when driving on GE Road from Veterans Parkway. For program members, it is where tubs are placed.

Following organized runs, program members will have access to restrooms, showers, children’s playground and private pool. Program members will be able to bring their families to the pool for a small fee: Adults $2, Children $1. No fees for the other amenities.

NOTE:  Complete pool details and rules will be discussed at the kickoff meetings.

Prairie Harvest 5K
Sep 21 @ 7:30 am

Location: Mason City IL
Cost: $10

5K Run/Walk/1 Mile Fun Run beginning and ending at Mason City Tourist Park. Water stations on course and refreshments at the end. Splits will be at 1, 1.5 and 2 mile marks.

Kids Fun Run will be ran after 5K race.

Shoreline Classic
Sep 21 @ 7:30 am

Location: Decatur

The Shoreline Classic is the premier Road Race in downstate Illinois. In its 25th year, this event draws thousands of runners and spectators from across the state of Illinois. The race provides both a competitive and recreational event for athletes while promoting the value of living a healthy lifestyle. Both the USATF Certified 5K and 15K races are run along the shores of beautiful Lake Decatur in a colorful fall setting. The 5K race offers runners a fast course, while the 15K features a rolling terrain. The tot trots are a great way to involve our young runners while promoting Shoreline as a family event.

Sep
25
Thu
LRC Thursday Spring/Summer Run
Sep 25 @ 5:30 pm

Location: Lake Bloomington, meet at Green Gables

  • Street running, inner loop (4.37 miles), outer loop (7.44 miles) or any distance
  • Stay after your run for great food, drinks and company at Green Gables!
Sep
27
Sat
Fall Marathon Training Program: Long Run
Sep 27 @ 7:00 am

Runs will start from GE Park Club House. GE Park is located on GE Road east of Veterans Parkway. The turn into the park is where the trail is first visible when driving on GE Road from Veterans Parkway. For program members, it is where tubs are placed.

Following organized runs, program members will have access to restrooms, showers, children’s playground and private pool. Program members will be able to bring their families to the pool for a small fee: Adults $2, Children $1. No fees for the other amenities.

NOTE:  Complete pool details and rules will be discussed at the kickoff meetings.

We Care Twin Cities
Sep 27 @ 7:00 am

Location: Normal    

Swifty Swine 5K Trail Run/Walk and Piglet Prance Kids’ Event
Sep 27 @ 8:00 am

Location: Clinton IL
Cost: $20

The first annual “Swifty Swine 5K Trail Run or 5K Walk” brought to you by the Dr. John Warner Hospital (DJWH) and DJWH Foundation, will take place on Clinton’s 46th annual “2014 Apple & Pork Festival” weekend. Mark your calendars for Saturday September 27th at 8am for this fun family event at Weldon Springs State Park, just outside of Clinton. A “Piglet Prance” FREE “kiddie race” for 200 and 400 yard dashes will take place as well. Free “piggie” cinch sac bag to the first 100 registered participants. After enjoying the beautiful Weldon Springs, please plan to stay in Clinton and enjoy the foods, crafts, vendors and festivities of this popular annual Apple & Pork Festival

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Troy Hari Fun Run & Walk
Sep 27 @ 9:00 am

Location: Bloomington

Troy-Hari-Fun-RunTroy-Hari-Fun-RunThis 5k fun run and walk will not only celebrate Troy Hari’s life, but will also help raise funds to further the education of a local University High graduating Senior. The starting line and registration is located at the GE Road Pavilion (just west of Airport Road) in Bloomington.

Sep
28
Sun
Fall Marathon Training Program: Long Run
Sep 28 @ 7:00 am

Runs will start from GE Park Club House. GE Park is located on GE Road east of Veterans Parkway. The turn into the park is where the trail is first visible when driving on GE Road from Veterans Parkway. For program members, it is where tubs are placed.

Following organized runs, program members will have access to restrooms, showers, children’s playground and private pool. Program members will be able to bring their families to the pool for a small fee: Adults $2, Children $1. No fees for the other amenities.

NOTE:  Complete pool details and rules will be discussed at the kickoff meetings.

Quad Cities Marathon
Sep 28 @ 7:30 am

Location: Downtown Moline, IL

—Quad Cities Marathon (17th Annual)
—Sunday, September 28th, 2014, 7:30 AM start
—start and finish downtown Moline, Illinois
— 5 races, through 4 cities, over 3 bridges, in 2 states, on 1 island, all within the view of the Mighty Mississippi River
—events offered: marathon, half marathon, 5-person relay, 5K run/walk, 1- mile walk. On Saturday, September 27th there are kids races (1-mile, 1/2 mile, 1/4 mile).
—website is http://www.qcmarathon.org/ also on Facebook
—contact info: Joe Moreno, 309-751-9800, runqcm@yahoo.com
—proceeds to benefit QCM Prostate Cancer Initiative and the Erika Kate Hope Alliance
—all courses are USATF certified, marathon course is a BQ (Boston Qualifier)
Oct
2
Thu
LRC Thursday Spring/Summer Run
Oct 2 @ 5:30 pm

Location: Lake Bloomington, meet at Green Gables

  • Street running, inner loop (4.37 miles), outer loop (7.44 miles) or any distance
  • Stay after your run for great food, drinks and company at Green Gables!
Oct
4
Sat
Fall Marathon Training Program: Long Run
Oct 4 @ 7:00 am

Runs will start from GE Park Club House. GE Park is located on GE Road east of Veterans Parkway. The turn into the park is where the trail is first visible when driving on GE Road from Veterans Parkway. For program members, it is where tubs are placed.

Following organized runs, program members will have access to restrooms, showers, children’s playground and private pool. Program members will be able to bring their families to the pool for a small fee: Adults $2, Children $1. No fees for the other amenities.

NOTE:  Complete pool details and rules will be discussed at the kickoff meetings.

Charger Dash 5K
Oct 4 @ 8:00 am

Location: Springfield

St. Aloysius Inaugural Charger Dash 5K run/walk to benefit St. Aloysius Grade School.

Adopt-a-Highway: Lake Bloomington
Oct 4 @ 9:00 am
We will meet after Run the Woods (immediately following the awards). Please meet at the Adopt-a-Highway sign on Ron Smith Highway about a mile from Carver’s Corner.
Run the Woods
Oct 4 @ 9:00 am

Location: Timber Pointe, Lake Bloomington

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Run the Woods is an annual trail race in Central Illinois. Pristine paths and a pancake breakfast make us a favorite among amateur and advanced runners alike. Run the Woods supports Easter Seals’ Timber Pointe Outdoor Center.

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The P.I.G. Race
Oct 4 @ 4:00 pm

Location: Pontiac
Cost: $35, $40, $45

The P.I.G. Race is Family Friendly Farm Festival Fun. Each event is in the style of a European Style Cross Country Race and is NOT a mud run. There are 12+ Challenges, Barriers and Obstacles that you might typically see on a farm. These timed events include:

The Piglet 5k (5+ Challenges you run through or around)
The Porker 8k (5+ Challenges and 3+ Barriers you jump over or crawl under)
The Wild Boar 12k (5+ Challenges, 3+ Barriers and 4+ Obstacles you climb up and over)

We also have The Bacon Bits, for little tykes, ages 10 and under.

Like us on Facebook @ The Pig Race.

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Oct
5
Sun
Fall Marathon Training Program: Long Run
Oct 5 @ 7:00 am

Runs will start from GE Park Club House. GE Park is located on GE Road east of Veterans Parkway. The turn into the park is where the trail is first visible when driving on GE Road from Veterans Parkway. For program members, it is where tubs are placed.

Following organized runs, program members will have access to restrooms, showers, children’s playground and private pool. Program members will be able to bring their families to the pool for a small fee: Adults $2, Children $1. No fees for the other amenities.

NOTE:  Complete pool details and rules will be discussed at the kickoff meetings.

ABC Run #101
Oct 5 @ 8:00 am

Location: McLean

ABC Run #101 for Heartland Head Start
Run starts at 8:00 a.m. (doors open at 7:30)