North Face 50

Saturday morning at 4 a.m. my alarm went off.  With a jump from the hotel bed in Whitewater, Wisconsin, I had no idea why...

RUN MFG Half and 5K

Approximately 200 runners participated in the RUN MFG Half Marathon and 5K this past Saturday.   The race took place on the lakefront with the...

North Shore Triathlon

It was still dark when I parked my car on a Wilmette side street across from Gillson Park. Typical morning routine for triathlons: driving...

Alpine Races

When I arrived to the race site at the Alpine Races Half Marathon in Lake Zurich, I picked up my bib and sweatshirt, and...

Chicago SuperSprint

Over 700 athletes participated in Saturday’s races of the Chicago Triathlon series this past weekend. Different from last year, the Kids Tri took place first,...

Fort2Base

Everything about Fort2Base makes it different from just about any other race you have ever run. The uniqueness of the race is what makes...

Windrunner 10K

The best way to describe the Windrunner 10k is by saying it is kind of a throwback race. It is not overly complicated nor...

BTN Big10K

The streets of Chicago were flooded with color Saturday morning as 15,000 runners and spectators sported the shirts of their favorite Big Ten college football team. The...

Race Recap: Sundowner 5k

“It is just a great event.” That is the response you get when you talk to people about why they go to the Sundowner 5k...

Race Recap: Esprit de She 5K

Over 1,200 women participated in the Esprit de She run at Montrose Harbor Thursday night.  The race originally had a 10K and 5K, but...