Events

Measure Your Fitness in 2024

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Races

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February

14th Annual Super Shuffle 5K Run – Geneva

February 11th, 2024

Annual Super Shuffle Run.

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March

March 2nd/3rd, 2024

Get ready to conquer the cold and embrace the thrill of the trails at the Fox Valley Winter Challenge Trail Series! On March 2nd, 2024, we kick off this exciting series with a heart-pounding 5k race at the Northwestern Medicine Cross Country Course in Geneva, IL. Then, on March 3rd, 2024, gear up for an even more challenging 10k race at the scenic Hickory Knolls in St. Charles, IL. Whether you’re a seasoned trail enthusiast or a newcomer seeking a great time, this event is tailored to meet your winter trail running desires.

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March

Sunday, March 17th, 2024

Come one, come all and take on the 5K together regardless of your age or how fast you will run. This is a fun event that you are all sure to enjoy.

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March

Sunday, March 24th, 2024

The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle is a Chicago tradition for thousands of runners who return year after year.

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April

Saturday, April 20th, 2024

Chicken Run 5k and 10k run/walk.

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April

Sunday, April 28th, 2024

This course is USATF Certified. The race is run on the scenic Great Western Trail, which is mostly flat, consisting of asphalt and crushed limestone screenings.

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May

Thursday, May 16th, 2024

A women’s walk/run in Batavia.

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June

Saturday, June 1st, 2024

The Cosley Zoo Run for the Animals 5K/10K & Kids’ 1/2 Mile is hosted by the Cosley Foundation to raise funds for the animals at Cosley Zoo as well as exhibit development projects, public programs and conservation projects.

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June

Sunday, June 2nd, 2024

Please join us for this great community event which will showcase the best of Elgin, as the challenging 10 Mile course brings you through the historic northside of Elgin, along the beautiful Fox River, and through the campus of Judson University.

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July

Thursday, July 4th, 2024

The Warrenville Park District is hosting the 16 Annual Firecracker 5k Run/Walk on Thursday, July 4. The 5K run kicks off at the Warrenville Park District Recreation Center at 8:00am sharp. The scenic course incorporates the Illinois Prairie Path, Warrenville Grove and the streets of downtown Warrenville.

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September

Sunday, September 22nd @ 7am

Fox Valley Marathon’s flat, shady course can make it a great race.  Towns, bridges, waterfalls, parks, an authentic Dutch windmill, river paths, and lots of shade will help keep your mind fresh and your body cool as the miles roll by.

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    September

    Sunday, September 29th @ 8:30am

    Beginning and ending in Downtown DeKalb, the route will take runners through historical neighborhoods, along the Kishwaukee River via Prairie Park, through NIU’s campus and Huskie Stadium and ending in Van Buer Plaza with a Post Race Celebration!

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      October

      October 26th and 27th

      8 mile and 5k run/walk.

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      November

      Sunday, November 3rd

      Just like chocolate, there is a run for everyone’s taste!