Barrington Mother’s Day 5k

Mother’s Day: a great reason to have a 5k! The All Community Event’s 5k race was in Barrington on Mother’s Day. This was the 10th...

SPS Run for Life 5k

Saturday’s first annual SPS Run for Life 5k took advantage of both the quaint Batavia downtown and scenic Fox River Trail to help raise...

Quarryman Challenge 5K & 10 Miler

Lemont is a town about 30 miles from downtown Chicago that has a nice historic district, a good selection of bars and restaurants and...

Groovin’ in the Grove 10k/5k

The Midwestern University Sports Medicine Club in Downers Grove, Ill. hosted their 30th Annual Groovin’ in the Grove races this past Saturday. The event included...

Five-O 5k

The third annual Five-O 5k was hosted by the Lake County Municipal League on a perfect  Sunday morning for racing at scenic Independence Grove...

Fly for the Roses 5k

It is always exciting to be a runner in the first race ever held for an organization; the first annual Lewis University Fly for...

A Safe Place EmpoweRun 5k

This race came up for me somewhat last minute as I was supposed to be out of town; but I am sure glad it...

Tinley Park Run for Your Life Safety 5k

Fire Safety and Prevention was the theme of this annual race held in Tinley Park.  This was a charity event full of fun, families,...

Naperville Women’s Half Marathon & 5K

On Sunday, April 28, over 2,000 runners took to the streets of Naperville to participate in the Naperville Women’s Half Marathon & 5K. The...

Pleasant Prairie Indoor/Outdoor Triathlon

Driving up to Wisconsin from Chicago the morning after a snowfall in April, I had to think how to prepare for the outdoor run...