Get Your Rear in Gear - Elgin 5K Run/Walk

Saturday, August 2, 2014
Fitchie Creek Forest Preserve - (Adjacent to Prairie View Grade School) - 10N630 Nesler Road - Elgin, IL 60124

Thank you for your interest in the inaugural Get Your Rear in Gear - Elgin event. We appreciate the support of the Elgin community!



RaceWay Woods 5K


Saturday, August 16th
Prepare yourself for the 2nd Annual RaceWay 5K on the historical former Meadowdale International RaceWays in RaceWay Woods in Carpentersville. Brought to you by the Rotary Club of Carpentersville-Morning and Dick Pond Athletics.
Gather your friends, colleges, family members & random strangers and prepare to run or walk through the historic race track and experience all the curves, straightaways embankments, and hills this race has to offer!
The RaceWay 5K will be held on the historical former Meadowdale International RaceWays in RaceWay Woods in Carpentersville.

Graham's Sundae 5K

Sunday, August 17th

Finish at Gunnar Anderson Forest Preserve with an ice cream social.
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5th Annual Advocate Dryer Fox Valley Marathon

Sunday, Sept 21st, 2014, 7AM
St. Charles, IL

Combining small race atmosphere with big race amenities, the Fox Valley Marathon Races are ideal for both veterans looking for a fast Boston Qualifier as well as first timers looking for an uncrowded, supportive, family-friendly race setting.
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School District 54 10th Annual Run to Read

September 28th, 2014
Run to Read is a day of races offering something for everyone. The day begins with 100-yard and 400-yard dashes for children. Every child will receive a medal.
At 8:45 sharp, we will start our 5K run on a USATF-certified course over mostly flat roads . There is also a family fun walk for adults and children alike at 9 a.m. All four events support our goal of collecting 1,000 children's books for every classroom in District 54. Visit Race Page for more info.

Run, Walk, & Roll 5K

Sunday, October 26th

Run, Walk & Roll for Marklund!
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Dick Pond Cocoa 8 Mile Run and 5K Run/Walk

Sunday, October 26th

Enjoy hot cocoa and treats at finish and recieve an Anorak Style Jacket

Strides for Hunger


Saturday, November 15th

Come join us for a 5K/10K event to raise money to benefit the Genoa Food Pantry. Thank you to all our past runners and sponsors who have made this event a great success. Complimentary medal for all finishers.



Exploding Turkey Trot 5K

Thursday, November 27th 2014
Roselle, IL 8AM

Come out and support this fundraiser to bring the fireworks back to Roselle.
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