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Race Calendar

Saturday, April 17, 2021
6:30 AM: Spring Chance BQ.2 Marathon
Distance: Marathon
Town: Geneva, IL
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Location: Fabyan West Forest Preserve
Address: 1925 S Batavia Ave Geneva IL 60134
Additional information: A flat, fast, multi-loop course along the scenic Fox River. Spring Chance BQ.2 is designed with one thing in mind: get you to Boston. See website for eligibility requirements. 2021 Race will be held across two days to accommodate safe social distancing procedures.
Registration Fee: $130 and up
Race website: http://www.bq2races.com/
Online Registration: http://www.bq2races.com/register
Source(s): W

9:00 AM: Wintrust Lakefront 10 Miler
Longest Race: 10 Mile
2nd Longest: 5K 
Town: Chicago, IL
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Location: Montrose Beach Lincoln Park
Address: Lake Shore Dr. Wilson Dr.
Additional information: This Spring tradition features a 10 Mile & 5K course with a unique track finish.

Race website: https://www.cararuns.org/lakefront10

9:00 AM: Run From the Tax Man
Distance: 5K
Town: Waukesha, WI
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Saturday, May 8, 2021
7:00 AM: Lake Wobegon Trail Marathon
Distance: Marathon
Town: , MN
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Location: St. Cloud, MN

7:30 AM: Quarryman Challenge
Longest Race: 10 Mile
2nd Longest: 5K 
Town: Lemont, IL
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Location: Lemont Village Hall
Address: 418 Main Street
Additional information: The Lemont Quarryman Challenge 5K and 10‐mile race offers runners a challenging course in Lemont's unique, scenic and small town setting. The 5K and 10‐mile race start and finish in historic downtown Lemont and wind through the hilly neighborhoods of Lemont.
Registration Fee: $50 (March 1 – May 1)
Race website: https://quarrymanchallenge.com

Saturday, May 22, 2021
8:00 AM: Spring Trail Chase 10K
Distance: 10K
Town: Lemont, IL
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Location: The Forge Lemont Quarries
Address: 1001 S. Main St.
Additional information: Experience the trails at The Forge-Lemont Quarries with beautiful 10K course.
Race website: https://www.cararuns.org/springtrailchase
Online Registration: https://thedriven.net/cara.race_reg/eid/39219025678

Sunday, May 23, 2021
8:00 AM: Spring Trail Chase 10K - SUNDAY's EVENT
Distance: 10K
Town: Lemont, IL
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Location: The Forge Lemont Quarries
Address: 1001 S. Main St.
Additional information: Experience the trails at The Forge-Lemont Quarries with beautiful 10K course.
Race website: https://www.cararuns.org/springtrailchase
Online Registration: https://thedriven.net/cara.race_reg/eid/39219025678

8:00 AM: Chicagoland Spring Marathon
Longest Race: Marathon
2nd Longest: Half-Marathon 
Town: Schaumburg, IL
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Location: Schaumburg
Address: 425 N Martingale Rd.
Race website: https://allcommunityevents.com/chicagolandspringmarathon
Online Registration: https://allcommunityevents.com/chicagolandspringmarathon

Saturday, June 5, 2021
6:00 AM: Lincoln Park Zoo Run for the Zoo
Longest Race: 10K
2nd Longest: 5K 
Town: , IL
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Additional information: Stay active, connect to nature, and support Lincoln Park Zoo during this critical time—all while staying safe and practicing social distancing in your own community! Choose between a 5K or 10K, and then complete your distance at your own pace between Saturday, June 5-Sunday, June 13. Or release your inner animal during the virtual Safari Stampede, designed for ages 10 and under.

All participants will receive unique swag and stay connected to the zoo community through motivational emails.
Race website: https://runsignup.com/Race/IL/Chicago/2021RunfortheZoohttps://runsignup.com/Race/IL/Chicago/2021RunfortheZoo

7:00 AM: Cosley Zoo Run for the Animals 10K
Distance: 10K
Town: Wheaton, IL
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Location: downtown Wheaton
Race website: https://wheatonparkdistrict.com/events/cosley-zoo-run-for-the-animals/

Sunday, June 6, 2021
7:30 AM: Elgin Valley Fox Trot
Longest Race: 10 Mile
2nd Longest: 5K 
Town: Elgin, IL
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Location: Elgin Gail Borden Library
Address: 270 N Grove Ave
Additional information: LOCATION
Start/Finish Area Just north of the Elgin Gail Borden Library at Grove and Kimball Street. The race route heads through Elgin's north end neighborhoods toward Dundee and returns on the beautiful Fox River Trail.

PACKET PICKUP
Packets for pre-registered runners will be available for pickup on Saturday, June 5 from 10 AM – 4 PM at the Centre' in Elgin and on Race Day at the start/finish area.

RACE DAY REGISTRATION
Race day registration is from 6:30 AM to 7:15 A.M. at the registration area near the start/finish line.

AWARDS
Overall event awards and 5-year age group awards for the 10 Mile and 5K races will be presented at the post race party immediately after the race.
Registration Fee: $45 before March 15, $60 Race Day
Race website: https://elginfoxtrot.org/

Thursday, June 17, 2021
12:00 PM: 2021 ABC7 Gibbons VIRTUAL 5K Run and 3K Walk
Longest Race: 5K
2nd Longest: 3K 
Town: Chicago, IL
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Location: anywhere
Registration Fee: $15
Race website: https://allbloodcancers.org/gibbons5k/

Saturday, July 31, 2021
3:00 PM: Chi-Town Miles
Distance: 1 Mile
Town: Chicago, IL
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Location: Wilson Track at Montrose Beach
Address: 4400 N. Lake Shore Drive
Additional information: Hit the track for an evening of miles races under the lights! Races for all level of runner.
Race website: https://www.cararuns.org/chitownmiles

Saturday, August 14, 2021
6:30 PM: Summer Trail Chase 5K
Distance: 5K
Town: Lemont, IL
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Location: The Forge Lemont Quarries
Address: 1001 S. Main St.
Additional information: Experience the trails at The Forge-Lemont Quarries with beautiful 5K course and a unique twilight race.
Race website: https://www.cararuns.org/summertrailchase

Saturday, September 11, 2021
6:30 AM: Last Chance BQ.2 Marathon
Distance: Marathon
Town: Geneva, IL
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Location: Fabyan West Forest Preserve
Address: 1925 S Batavia Ave Geneva IL 60134
Additional information: A flat, fast, multi-loop course along the scenic Fox River. Spring Chance BQ.2 is designed with one thing in mind: get you to Boston. See website for eligibility requirements.
Registration Fee: $130 and up
Race website: http://www.bq2races.com/
Online Registration: http://www.bq2races.com/register
Source(s): W

Sunday, September 19, 2021
7:00 AM: DuPage Medical Group Fox Valley Marathon Races
Longest Race: Marathon
2nd Longest: 20 Mile 
3rd Longest: Half-Marathon 
4th Longest: 5K 
Town: St. Charles, IL
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Location: Downtown 1st Street
Address: 1st Street and Illinois
Additional information: Use code CAL-RRROCKS-2021 for $5 of your half marathon or longer registration.

Combining small race atmosphere with big race amenities, the Fox Valley Marathon Races are ideal for both veterans looking for a fast course to qualify for Boston as well as first time marathoners looking for an uncrowded, supportive, family-friendly race setting.

Includes a Half Marathon, the Fall Final 20, and 5k
Registration Fee: Starting at $35
Race website: http://www.fv26.com/
Online Registration: http://www.fv26.com/register
Source(s): W

Saturday, October 2, 2021
5:00 PM: Mo COWBELL
Longest Race: Marathon
2nd Longest: Half-Marathon 
3rd Longest: 5K 
4th Longest: 0K 
Town: St. Charles MO, MO
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Location: St. Charles, Missouri — Frontier Park
Address: 500 S Riverside Dr
Additional information: The MO' Cowbell race course highlights the area with a trip through the heart of New Town just past halfway before heading back toward the finish in Frontier Park between Historic Main Street and the Missouri River. The route is flat for nearly ten miles before a two mile hilly stretch along the Little Hills Expressway. The last mile of the race is downhill heading toward the park.
Registration Fee: $35
Race website: https://mocowbellmarathon.com/
Online Registration: https://runsignup.com/Race/MO/SaintCharles/MOCowbellMarathonHalfMarathonRelay5Khttps://runsignup.com/Race/MO/SaintCharles/MOCowbellMarathonHalfMarathonRelay5K

Sunday, October 3, 2021
7:00 AM: Milwaukee Lakefront Marathon
Distance: Marathon
Town: Milwaukee, WI
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Sunday, October 10, 2021
7:30 AM: Bank of America Chicago Marathon
Distance: Marathon
Town: Chicago, IL
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Location: Grant Park
Address: 337 E Randolph St
Race website: https://www.chicagomarathon.com/

Sunday, October 17, 2021
7:00 AM: Healthy Driven Napervill Half Marathon and 5k
Longest Race: Half-Marathon
2nd Longest: 5K 
Town: Naperville, IL
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Location: Downtown
Address: Eagle and Jackson
Additional information: The Healthy Driven Naperville Half Marathon & 5K draws participants to Naperville's lively downtown, historic sights, and beautiful neighborhoods. Runners will delight in the kinetic atmosphere and well-managed course, made possible by extensive volunteer and spectator support.

Save $5 on registration using coupon code CAL-RRROCKS-2021
Registration Fee: Starting at $84
Race website: http://runnaperville.com/
Online Registration: http://runnaperville.com/half-marathon-registration-2/
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