Loop the Lakes 5k

Saturday marked the 18th annual Loop the Lakes 5k Run / Walk at Century Park in Vernon Hills, Illinois.  This small community event raises...

Bunny Rock 5k

A late Easter this year meant that there was a better chance of a nice, spring holiday weekend in 2019. There was a bit...

Sly Fox Half Madness & 10K

The Sly Fox races start early (7:00 a.m. – half marathon, 7:20 a.m. – 10K) on Saturday from the downtown area of St. Charles....

Bunny Wabbit Races

On Saturday, April 20, Frog Hops Sports hosted its annual Bunny Wabbit Race at Independence Grove Forest Preserve located in Libertyville, IL. The race...

Earth Day Trail Races

This past Saturday found 350 nature-loving, trail racers celebrating Earth Day running the trails of Veteran Acres and Sternes Woods in Crystal Lake, Ill....

ILMSA Short Course State Championship

Throughout this past weekend, Munster Masters Swimming played host to about 545 swimmers competing at the 2019 Illinois Masters Swimming Association (ILMSA) Short Course...

Spring Chance BQ.2 Marathon

The Spring Chance BQ.2 Marathon in Geneva, IL is truly a runner’s paradise. The ultimate goal is simple: help as many runners qualify for...

CARA Wintrust Lakefront 10 Miler & 5k

One of my goals this year is to go into marathon training with a stronger mileage base, and the Chicago Area Runners Association Wintrust...

Champion of Trees 10K

The Morton Arboretum ninth annual Champion of Trees 10K was truly a springtime winter wonderland!  Light snow began falling before the race, followed by...

Spring Super Crit

A sneeze south of the Wisconsin border, a 1.7-mile racetrack snakes through the Blackhawk Farms Raceway property in South Beloit. For someone who is...