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SATURDAY, MAY 3, 2014

11TH ANNUAL RUN FOR THE KIDS: SUPERHERO SHUFFLE

5k RUN/2 MILE WALK
VILLA PARK, IL
EASTER SEALS DUPAGE AND THE FOX VALLEY REGION
THIS EVENT BENEFITS THE MISSION OF EASTER SEALS DUPAGE AND THE FOX VALLEY REGION TO ENABLE INFANTS, CHILDREN AND ADULTS WITH DISABILITIES TO ACHIEVE MAXIMUM INDEPENDENCE AND TO PROVIDE SUPPORT FOR THE FAMILIES WHO LOVE AND CARE FOR THEM.
RACE SITE: 830 S. ADDISON AVENUE, VILLA PARK
RACE START: 9:00 AM.
REGISTRATION OPENS: 7:30 AM
NEW THIS YEAR!!! PARTICIPANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO DRESS AS THEIR FAVORITE SUPERHERO OR CREATE AN IDENTITY OF THEIR OWN. JOIN A TEAM TO SUPPORT AN EASTER SEALS SUPERHERO AND COME READY TO RUN IN A CAPE OR COSTUME!
RACE DIRECTOR: KELLY MORELAND
630-282-2029, kmoreland@eastersealsdfvr.org
ON LINE REGISTRATION:Click Here

SATURDAY, MAY 3, 2014

BIG HOLLOW 1 MILE & 5K RUN/WALK

INGLESIDE, IL
BIG HOLLOW SCHOOLS PTO
RACE SITE: 33335 N. FISH LAKE ROAD, INGLESIDE, IL
RACE START: .25 KIDS DASH @ 8:15 AM; 1 MILE FUN RUN @ 8:30; 5k @ 9:00 AM.
REGISTRATION OPENS: 7:30 AM.
RACE DIRECTOR: LEEANNA KNAUFF
847/542-9376, info@bighollow5k.com
MORE INFORMATION AT: www.bighollow5k.com
ON LINE REGISTRATION: Click Here

SATURDAY, MAY 3, 2014

FISCHER FAMILY FUN RUN – 5k & 1 MILE

AURORA, IL
RACE SITE: OAKHURST COMMUNITY PARK, 300 S. OAKHURST DR, AURORA (EAST SIDE OF PARK)
RACE START: 1 MILE @ 8:00 AM. 5K @ 8:30 AM.
REGISTRATION OPENS: 7:00 AM.
RACE DIRECTOR: MICHAEL LUCZYNSKI
luczynski@sbcglobal.net
CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION & ON LINE REGISTRATION

SATURDAY, MAY 3, 2014

5K RUN/WALK 4 KIDZ

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL
SHELTER, INC.
RACE SITE: BUSSE WOODS, GROVES 5-16, ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL
RACE START: 9:00 AM.
REGISTRATION OPENS: 8:00 AM.
RACE DIRECTOR: BARB MAZURSKY
847/590-6188, X21
bmazursky@shelter-inc.org
MORE INFORMATION AND ON LINE REGISTRATION: www.shelter-inc.org

SATURDAY, MAY 3, 2014

DELAVAN HALF MARATHON & 5K RUN

DELAVAN, WISCONSIN
DELAVAN PARKS & RECREATION DEPARTMENT
RACE SITE: LAKE LAWN RESORT, 2400 E. GENEVA ST., DELAVAN, WI
RACE START: 8:00 AM.
REGISTRATION OPENS: 7:00 AM.
RACE DIRECTOR: CLAIRE CANTWELL
recasst1@ci.Delavan.wi.us
INFORMATION & ON LINE REGISTRATION

SATURDAY, MAY 3, 2014

SPRINT TO SPRING 5K RUN/WALK

ELGIN, IL
HANOVER TOWNSHIP – COMMUNITY HEALTH
RACE SITE: ISAAC WALTON CENTER, 899 JAY STREET, ELGIN
RACE START: 8:00 AM.
REGISTRATION OPENS: 6:30 AM.
PRE RACE PACKET PICK UP: 5/1 & 2 AT DICK POND, CAROL STREAM, IL
RACE DIRECTOR: KRISTEN SMITH
630/483-5650, ksmith@hanover-township.org

SATURDAY, MAY 3, 2014

TIGER TROT 5K & 1 MILE RUN/WALK

OSWEGO, IL
THOMPSON JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
RACE SITE: 440 BOULDER HILL PASS, OSWEGO
RACE START: 1 MILE @ 8:00 AM, 5k @ 8:30 AM.
REGISTRATION OPENS: 7:00 AM.
RACE DIRECTOR: JOHN DONOVAN
jdonovan1006@oswego308.org
ON LINE REGISTRATION: www.signmeup.com/98994

SATURDAY, MAY 3, 2014

AUX SABLE 5K RUN/WALK & 1 MILE RUN FOR AUTISM

JOLIET, IL
AUX SABLE MIDDLE SCHOOL
RACE SITE: 2001 WILDSPRING PKWY, JOLIET
RACE START: 1 MILE @ 8:00 AM, 5K @ 8:30 AM.
REGISTRATION OPENS: 6:30 AM
RACE DIRECTOR: TOM MITTLER
815/439-7092, tmittler@psd202.org
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ON LINE REGISTRATION: www.signmeup.com/98715 

SUNDAY, MAY 4, 2014

WE GO RUN: 1 MILE YOUTH RUN; 5K RUN/WALK; 10K RUN

WEST CHICAGO, IL
PTO COUNCIL OF WEST CHICAGO SCHOOL DISTRICT 33
RACE SITE: COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL, ANN & GEORGE STREET, WEST CHICAGO
RACE START: 1 MILE @ 8AM. 5K/10K @ 8:25 AM.
REGISTRATION OPENS 6:30 AM.
RACE DIRECTOR: JULIE PEARSON
630-514/2364, racetime21@hotmail.com
ON LINE REGISTRATION:  www.signmeup.com/99484

SUNDAY, MAY 4, 2014

LTHS FOUNDATION 5K RUN/WALK

LOCKPORT, IL
LOCKPORT TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL
RACE SITE: LOCKPORT TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL-EAST CAMPUS, 1333 E. 7TH STREET
RACE START: 8:00 AM.
REGISTRATION OPENS: 7:00 AM.
RACE DIRECTOR: KIMBERLY BREHM
815/588-81821, kbrehm@lths.org
MORE INFORMATION & ON LINE REGISTRATION: www.lths.org

SUNDAY, MAY 4, 2014

EC TRAIL RACES: 5K, 10K & 10 MILE

LAKE FOREST, IL
EQUESTRIAN CONNECTION NFP
RACE SITE: 600 BRADLEY, LAKE FOREST, IL
RACE START
RACE DIRECTOR: DIANA SCHNELL
847/615-8696, dianafins@msn.com
www.equestrianconnection.org/ec-trail-races

SUNDAY, MAY 4, 2014

LIFE SAFETY 5K RUN/WALK

TINLEY PARK, IL
TINLEY PARK FIRE DEPARTMENT & NATIONAL ACCREDITED FIRE PREVENTION BUREAU
PROCEEDS WILL BENEFIT THE ILLINOIS FIRE SAFETY ALLIANCE BURN CAMP “I AM ME” AND PREVENTION PROGRAMS. www.ifsa.org
RACE LOCATION: 80th AVENUE TRAIN STATION, TINLEY PARK (PARK & REGISTER SOUTH PARK)
RACE START: 8:30 AM.
REGISTRATION OPENS: 7:00 AM.
PRE REGISTRATION FEES GO UP ON 4/26/14.  REGISTER EARLY!
RACE DIRECTOR: ROBERT BUTTALA
708/444-5250, rbuttala@tinleypark.org
Click Here To Register

SUNDAY, MAY 4, 2014

BOB BLAZIER 5K RUN/WALK

CRYSTAL LAKE, IL
RACE SITE: RAUE CENTER FOR THE ARTS, DOWNTOWN CRYSTAL LAKE
RACE START: 8:00 AM.
REGISTRATION OPENS: 7:00 AM.
RACE DIRECTOR: MICHELLE STEIN  
mstien77@gmail.com
MORE INFORMATION AND REGISTATION: www.raucenter.kintera.org

SUNDAY, MAY 4, 2014

RACE TO THE PLATE 5K RUN/WALK


SUNDAY, MAY 4, 2014

PEACE 5K RUN/WALK

BURBANK, IL
QUEEN OF PEACE CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL
RACE SITE: 7659 S. LINDER AVENUE, BURBANK, IL
RACE START: 9:00 AM.
REGISTRATION OPENS: 7:30 AM
RACE DIRECTOR: CAROL PETERSEN
708-496-4714, cpeterse@queenofpeacehs.org
ON LINE REGISTRATION

SUNDAY, MAY 4, 2014

RISE & RUN 5K

PRESENTED BY THE GRAD SPORTS SOCIETY
DEKALB, IL
NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY
RACE SITE: HUSKIE STADIUM, NIU CAMPUS, DEKALB
RACE START: 8:00 AM.
REGISTRATION OPENS: 6:30 AM.
RACE DIRECTOR: STEPHEN SARGENT
Stephen.sargent4@gmail.com
MORE INFORMATION:  http://tinyurl.com/NIUGSS5k 
ON LINE REGISTRATION: Active.com

SATURDAY, MAY 10, 2014

EAGLES’ WINGS 5K & 1 MILE RUN/WALK/ROLL & KIDS DASH

PALOS HEIGHTS, IL
ELIM CHRISTIAN SERVICES
RACE SITE: 13020 S. CENTRAL AVENUE, PALOS HEIGHTS
RACE START:  9:00 AM (KIDS DASH AFTER THE 5K) REGISTRATION OPENS 7:30 AM.
5K IS A TIMED RACE, 1 MILE IS NOT. FREE TSHIRT TO ALL REGISTRANTS! KIDS DASH IS FREE.
PRE RACE PACKET PICK UP:  FRIDAY 5/9 AT ELIM CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (DOOR A1) FROM 2-6PM.
RACE DIRECTORS: LISA VAN DER BILL 708/389-0555 ext. 331
OR DAN VANDERPLAATS 708/389-0555 ext. 218
elimeagleswings5k@elimcs.org
MORE INFORMATION AT: www.elimcs.org
ON LINE REGISTRATION

SATURDAY, MAY 10, 2014

RUN/WALK FOR EDUCATION 5K

GENEVA, IL
FOOD FOR THE POOR
RACE SITE: KANE COUNTY GOVERNMENT CENTER, 719 S. BATAVIA, GENEVA
RACE START: 8:30 AM.
REGISTRATION OPENS: 7:00 AM.
REGISTRATION FEE INCLUDES BREAKFAST FRO CHICK-FIL-A. 
KIDS ACTIVITIES!
RACE DIRECTOR: THERESA
815/847-0656, events@foodforthepoor.org
MORE INFORMATION & ON LINE REGISTRATION: www.hopeforhaitians.org

SATURDAY, MAY 10, 2014

EPILEPSY 5K RUN/WALK

CHICAGO, IL
EPILEPSY FOUNDATION OF GREATER CHICAGO
RACE SITE: MONTROSE HARBOR, CHICAGO, IL
RACE START: 10:00 AM., REGISTRATION OPENS 8:00 AM.
RACE DIRECTOR: GAYLE DEJA-SCHULTZ
CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION AND ON LINE REGISTRATION

SATURDAY, MAY 10, 2014

YOUNG LIFE ALL ACCESS 5K/10K RUN

WHEATON, IL
RACE SITE: DANADA FOREST PRESERVE, WHEATON
RACE START: 9:30 AM. REGISTRATION OPENS 8:00 AM
RACE DIRECTOR:  MATT MARGARON
757-617-2809, matt@ylchicago.com
MORE INFORMATION AND ON LINE REGISTRATION: www.accessrace.org  

SATURDAY, MAY 17, 2014

LILAC MUTT STRUT 5K RUN & 1 MILE PUPPY PATH

LOMBARD, IL
LOMBARD PARK DISTRICT
RACE SITE: LILACIA PARK, MAPLE STREET & PARK AVENUE,  LOMBARD
RACE START:
RACE DIRECTOR:  GREG HOOPER
630-620-7322, www.lombardparks.com

SATURDAY, MAY 17, 2014

STAGG 5K RUN/WALK

PALOS HILLS, IL
AMOS ALONZO STAGG HIGH SCHOOL
RACE SITE: 8015 W. 111TH STREET, PALOS HILLS
RACE START:
RACE DIRECTOR: DAN CARRIER
708/829-7413, dcarrier@d230.org
ON LINE REGISTRATION: www.signmeup.com/99304

SATURDAY, MAY 17, 2014

HOMER O. HARVEY 5K RUN/WALK

NORTHBROOK, IL

SATURDAY, MAY 17, 2014

FOX VALLEY FREEDOM 5K RUN/WALK

AURORA, IL
FOX VALLEY FREEDOM TRAVEL BASEBALL LEAGUE
RACE SITE: BLACKBERRY FARMS, AURORA

SATURDAY, MAY 17, 2014

RUN FOR RWANDA


SUNDAY, MAY 18, 2014

ROADS SCHOLAR 5K RUN/WALK

AURORA, IL
ROSARY HIGH SCHOOL
RACE SITE:  901 N. EDGELAWN DRIVE, AURORA
RACE START: 9:00 AM.
REGISTRATION OPENS: 7:30 AM
RACE DIRECTOR: DEBBIE OLSON
630-896-0831 x19, dolson@rosaryhs.com  
FOR MORE INFORMATION CLICK HERE
ON LINE REGISTRATION CLICK HERE

SUNDAY, MAY 18, 2014

PROMISE WALK & 5K RUN FOR PREECLAMPSIA

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL
RACE SITE: BUSSE WOODS, NED BROWN MEADOW, GROVES 28-30, ELK GROVE VILLAGE
RACE START: 9:00 AM.
REGISTRATION OPENS: 7:30 AM.
RACE DIRECTOR: NIKKI MATHER
630-975-0541, nikki.mather@preeclampia.org
INFORMATION & ON LINE REGISTRATION: www.promisewalk.org/chicago  

SUNDAY, MAY 18, 2014

PAWS FOR THE PANTRY 5K RUN/WALK

CRYSTAL LAKE, IL

SUNDAY, MAY 18, 2014

BREAK FOR THE LAKE TRAIL 5K RUN/WALK

PALOS HEIGHTS, IL
LAKE KATHERINE NATURE CENTER
RACE SITE: 7402 W. LAKE KATHERINE DRIVE, PALOS HEIGHTS, IL
RACE START: 8:00 AM.
REGISTRATION OPENS: 7:00 AM.
RACE DIRECTOR: GARETH BLAKESLEY
708-361-1873, gareth.blakesley@lakekatherine.org
MORE  INFORMATION: www.lakekatherine.org
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

SATURDAY, MAY 24, 2014

3RD ANNUAL OPERATON WELCOME YOU HOME, NFP

5K RUN FOR WOUNDED WARRIOR
PLAINFIELD, IL
OPERATION WELCOME YOU HOME
RACE SITE:  SETTLERS PARK, PLAINFIELD, IL
RACE START: 8:00 AM.
REGISTRATION OPENS: 6:30 AM.
PRE RACE DAY PACKET PICKUP: THURSDAY & FRIDAY, MAY 22 & 23, 2014. (time and location TBD)
SPECIAL NOTE: ON-LINE/EARLY REGISTRATION FEE THROUGH 5/21/14. FEE INCREASES TO $35 ADULT/$25 YOUTH AFTER THAT DATE.
T-SHIRTS GUARANTEED THROUGH 5/10/14
TO REGISTER: 
WOUNDED WARRIORS: PLEASE CONTACT DONNA TO REGISTER:  donna@welcomeyouhome.org 
USATF COURSE MAP:  WOUNDED WARRIOR 5K ROUTE
MORE INFORMATION AT: www.welcomeyouhome.org
RACE DIRECTOR:  JUDI STAPLETON  judi@welcomeyouhome.org  

SATURDAY, MAY 24, 2014

RUN FOR RUTH 5K/10K RUN

VERNON HILLS, IL
RENEW HOPE, INC.
RACE SITE: OLD SCHOOL FOREST PRESERVE, 1899 W. WINCHESTER ROAD, LIBERTYVILLE
RACE START: 8:30 AM.
REGISTRATION OPENS: 7:00 AM.
RACE DIRECTOR: WILBENS PAUL
224/430-2268, wilbens.paul@renewhopeinc.com
MORE INFORMATION: www.renewhopeinc.org
ON LINE REGISTRATION: www.signmeup.com/99462

SUNDAY, MAY 25, 2014

Got freedom 5K RUN/WALK & 10K RUN

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL
SALUTE, INC.
ALL PROCEEDS BENEFIT SALUTE, INC.  A NON PROFIT ORGANIZATION THAT PASSIONATELY PURSUES MEETING THE FINANCIAL, PHYSICAL AND EMOTIONAL NEEDS OF THE MILITARY SERVICE MEMBERS, VETERANS AND THEIR FAMILIES.
RACE SITE: 1101 E. MINER ST.,  ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL
RACE START: 8:00 AM.
REGISTRATION OPENS: 6:30 AM.
NEW THIS YEAR:  ADAPTIVE ATHLETES 5K CATEGORY FOR PARTICIPANTS REQUIRING SPECIAL ASSISTANCE AND/OR EQUIPMENT.
RACE DIRECTOR: SUE HUSSEY
847-359-8811, sue@saluteinc.org  
www.saluteinc.org  
ON LINE REGISTRATION: www.signmeup.com/97391

SATURDAY, MAY 31, 2014

COUGARS 5K RUN/WALK

GENEVA, IL
KANE COUNTY COUGARS
RACE SITE: FIFTH THIRD BANK BALLPARK, GENEVA, IL
RACE START: 8:00 AM.
REGISTRATION OPENS: 6:45 AM.
FIRST 250 PARTICIPANTS RECEIVE A BEAUTIFUL COUGARS DRAWSTRING BAG!
PRE RACE DAY PACKET PICKUP: FRIDAY, 5/30 AT THE BALLPARK FROM 9AM-5PM.
FOLLOWING THE RACE, REFRESHMENTS AND A COMPLIMENTARY BRAT OFF THE GRILL AND A BEER/SODA FOR PARTICIPANTS! (MUST BE 21 & OLDER FOR BEER).
CLICK HERE FOR:  A RACE BROCHURE AND A COPY OF THE COURSE MAP
RACE DIRECTOR: SHAWN TOUNEY
630/232-8811, X1243, stouney@kanecountycougars.com
ON LINE REGISTRATION: CLICK HERE

SATURDAY, MAY 31, 2014

KISH HEALTH SYSTEM PHYSICAL THERAPY CENTER 5K RUN/WALK

SYCAMORE, IL
KISH HEALTH SYSTEM PHYSICAL THERAPHY CENTER
ALL PROCEEDS BENEFIT ADVENTURE WORKS OF DEKALB COUNTY
RACE SITE: 2111 MIDLANDS COURT, SYCAMORE
RACE START: 8:00 AM.
REGISTRATION OPENS: 6:30 AM.
AWARDS GIVEN TO TOP 3 FINISHERS IN EACH AGE GROUP.
RACE DIRECTOR: CHRISTOPHER LAURENT
815/748-8900, x6064, claurent@kishhealth.org  
CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION
ON LINE REGISTRATION: www.signmeup.com/98113

SATURDAY, MAY 31, 2014

RUN THE RIDGE 5K & 1K RUN/WALK

BURR RIDGE, IL
RIGHT FIT, INC.
NET PROCEEDS TO PROACTIVE KIDS FOUNDATION
RACE SITE: COUNTY LINE SQUARE, BURR RIDGE, IL
RACE START: 8:00 AM.
REGISTRATION OPENS: 6:30 AM.
PRE RACE DAY PACKET PICKUP:  5/30: 12:00 PM-7:00PM. AT LOYOLA CENTER FOR HEALTH, BURR RIDGE, IL
RACE DIRECTOR: RORY CANTU
630-850-4050, rory@right-fit.com
MORE INFORMATION AND ON LINE REGISTRATION: www.right-fit.com

SATURDAY, MAY 31, 2014

RUNNING OF THE RAMS 5K RUN

CHAMPAIGN, IL
ST. JOHN LUTHERAN SCHOOL
RACE SITE: 509 W. MATTIS, CHAMPAIGN, IL
RACE START: 8:00 AM MAIN EVENT. 9:30 AM. RUNNING OF THE LAMBS YOUTH RACE.
REGISTRATION OPENS: 6:30 AM.
RACE DIRECTOR:  MATT RIVERS
217-649-4820, forbusmusic@gmail.com
ON LINE REGISTRATION: www.activeworks.com  

SATURDAY, MAY 31, 2014 (PM)

PARTY IN THE PARK 5K RUN/WALK

BATAVIA, IL
TEEN SUICIDE PREVENTION
RACE START: 5:00 PM.
REGISTRATION OPENS: 4:00 PM.
5K AND CONCERT AT BATAVIA RIVERWALK!
RACE DIRECTOR: EMILY ROBERTS & BEN MINNIS
info@pitpcommunity.org  
ON LINE REGISTRATION