Last Call Half Marathon and 5K

Appropriately named, Last Call, this end of the year race offered a 5K and half marathon option for those runners willing to make the...

Bunny Wabbit 5K/10K/15K

It was another beautiful weekend in Chicagoland with perfect running temps to kick off the holiday weekend.  Saturday, a few hundred runners gathered in...

Breathe Deep Busse Woods 10K/5K

A few hundred runners and walkers came out to the Sixth Annual Breathe Deep Busse Woods 10K/5K with proceeds going to the LUNGevity Foundation....

New Year’s Day 5K

Sunday, hundreds of runners celebrated the new year with the NYD5K along the lakefront in Lincoln Park. Conditions were balmy compared to last year's...

Pleasant Prairie Triathlon 2017

The Pleasant Prairie Triathlon took place on Sunday morning just across the Illinois/Wisconsin border in Pleasant Prairie, bringing together over 750 athletes competing at...

Race Recap: Chicagoland Spring Marathon and Half Marathon

I have had the privilege of pacing the half marathon at the Chicagoland Spring Marathon and Half Marathon for the past few years. Aside...

Palatine Turkey Trot

When most people think about Thanksgiving they think about being around family and enjoying more food in one meal than in a typical day....

Race to the Flag 5K 

It was a scorching day for the ninth annual Race to the Flag 5K; the temperatures were in the mid 80's early in the morning,...

Corrida del Mariachi 5k Run/Walk

I tend to stay away from inaugural races and didn't plan to do the local Corrida del Mariachi 5k Run/Walk until I was driving...

Detroit Free Press Marathon

The 41stAnnual Detroit Free Press/Chemical Bank Marathon was held this past weekend in Detroit, Michigan, and I was lucky enough to be a part...