April Fools 5k

The seventh annual April Fools 5k Run in Bloomindale, Illinois proved to be a well-organized, positive, and fun community event.  One of the best...

Chi Town Half Marathon and 10k

Saturday, April 6 was a great morning for the Chi Town Half Marathon and 10k. The weather was near perfect for running at 45...

Milwaukee Marathon, Half Marathon & 5k

I’d put in the training miles, dialed in my nutrition and felt fully prepared to complete my first 26.2 at the Milwaukee Marathon on...

Mistwood Hole In Run 5K

Mistwood Golf Club did it again; it’s second annual Hole in Run 5k was an amazing success. This year, race directors used funds from the...

Bike Racing 101: Skyway Classic

In its 11th year running, Skyway Classic (formerly Gapers Block) marks the beginning of road season in Chicago. This particular criterium course—shy of a mile...

Fast Cat 10k/5k

I joined over 400 people on Saturday, March 30 at the eighth annual Fast Cat 5k and 10k at Plainfield North High School in Plainfield,...

Lakefront 50K

On Saturday, runners participated in the 20th annual Lakefront 50K George Cheung Memorial Race. This ultramarathon is a staple in the ultrarunning community and organized...

Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle: The Mile

The Bank of America team added a one-mile road race to its portfolio of Shamrock Shuffle weekend events, hosting the inaugural race at Grant...

Paleozoic Trail Runs

On Saturday, March 23, nearly 200 runners took to the trails in the seventh annual Spring Season Paleozoic 50K and 25K on the Palos...

March Madness Half Marathon

Runners gathered at Cary Grove High School on Sunday to take on The Hillstriders Running Club's March Madness Half Marathon and its relentless hills...