SALUTE Homestretch for Heroes 5K

While there were no official bets to be made or horses to see, racers still took the track at the Arlington International Racecourse last...

Milwaukee Running Festival Half Marathon

Overall, the Milwaukee Running Festival, on Sunday lived up to its name. Billed as “the race for every runner,” this marathon, half-marathon and 5K...

Chicago Triathlon

After taking a couple of years off to participate in other area triathlons, I returned to the Chicago Triathlon this year to give the...

Run for the Roses 5k

The 24thannual Roselle Run for the Roses 5k and youth run benefitting the Tourette Syndrome Association took place this Sunday. The race course is...

Brewers Mini Marathon

On Saturday, the Milwaukee Brewers hosted its annual Mini-Marathon featuring a half marathon, 10K and 5K race, which began at Miller Park, the Brewers’...

Universal Sole Trail Challenge – November

Snowy, slippery, and sloppy fun. Those were the words of the day at the November edition of the Universal Sole Trail Challenge. USole always puts...

Life Time Fitness Indoor Triathlon

On Sunday, Life Time Fitness held its annual Indoor Triathlon at 79 locations around the country, with seven of them in Illinois. The goal...

Dash Thru Des Plaines 5k

Summertime in Chicagoland means community festivals and 5k races, and the Dash Thru Des Plaines 5k has combined the two to make for a...

Ironman Muncie 70.3

Ironman Muncie 70.3 is a great race for many reasons, but mostly for the “hometown feel” you get when competing. My dad still talks...

Christmas in July 

Christmas in July is perfect for any runners/walkers. This race offers a 5K, along with 6, 12 or 24-hour endurance races that can be...