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The Arlington Trotters' Race Calendar and Personal Race Calendar features were programmed from scratch by the Team's webmaster, Steve Breese.  Please talk to him on the track or contact him if you have any questions or comments.

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Race Calendar

Saturday, May 28th, 2016
7:00 AM: Fleet Feet Soldier Field 10 Mile
Distance: 10 Mile
Town: Chicago, IL
(more info)
Location: Soldier Field
Address: 1600 S. Museum Campus Drive
Additional information: Lot's of Fast Trackers doing this race.
Race website: http://soldierfield10.com/

8:00 AM: Kent's Run
Distance: 5K
Town: Valparaiso, IN
(more info)
Location: Boone Grove Elementary School
Address: 325 West 550 South
Race website: http://www.kentsrun.com

Monday, May 30th, 2016
9:00 AM: Run for Sam Memorial Day 5k
Distance: 5K
Town: Busse Woods, IL
(more info)
Location: Grove 5 (Entrance on Higgins Rd, just west of 1 W Higgins Rd, Elk Grove Village, IL)
Address: Entrance on Higgins Rd, just west of 1 W Higgins Rd, Elk Grove Village, IL

Saturday, June 4th, 2016
7:30 AM: Cosley Zoo Run for the Animals 5K/10K
Longest Race: 10K
2nd Longest: 5K 
Town: Wheaton, IL
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(more info)
Location: Memorial Park
Address: 208 W. Union
Race website: http://cosleyzoo.org/events/run/

9:30 PM: Summer Night Trail Marathon
Distance: Marathon
Town: Indianapolis, IN
(more info)
Location: Eagle Creek Park
Address: 5700 eagle Creek parkway, Indianapolis, IN 46254
Registration Fee: $85
Race website: https://www.131events.com/summer-night-trail-marathon/

Sunday, June 5th, 2016
7:45 AM: 2016 United Run for the Zoo
Longest Race: 10K
2nd Longest: 5K 
Town: , IL
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(more info)
Location: Lincoln Park Zoo
Address: 2001 N Clark St
Race website: https://raceroster.com/events/2016/7485/2016-united-run-for-the-zoo
Online Registration: https://raceroster.com

Saturday, June 11th, 2016
7:00 AM: Summerfest Rock 'n Sole
Longest Race: Half Marathon
2nd Longest: 6.5 Miles 
3rd Longest: 5K 
Town: Milwaukee, WI
(more info)
Location: HENRY W. MAIER FESTIVAL PARK (Summerfest Grounds)
Address: 200 N. Harbor Drive
Race website: http://www.rocknsolerun.com
Online Registration: https://raceroster.com/events/2016/6078/2016-summerfest-rock-n-sole-run

8:30 AM: Trot Against Trafficking 5K
Distance: 5K
Town: Park Ridge, IL
(more info)
Location: Washington Elementary School
Address: 1500 Stewart Ave
Race website: http://www.trotagainsttrafficking.com/

Sunday, June 12th, 2016
8:00 AM: Run BeCAUSE Charity Mile
Distance: 1 Mile
Town: Winnetka, IL
(more info)
Location: Indian Hill Park
Address: 131 Wilson Street
Additional information: Our organization was founded by 13 high school friends and athletes looking to mesh their love of running with the focus of raising money for a deserving cause. This year we are donating all of our proceeds to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF).

The Run BeCAUSE Charity Mile consists of thee divisions: The Elite, Open, and Family Run/Walk Miles. All divisions are professionally chip timed. The Elite and the Open Miles are straight, flat, USA Track and Field sanctioned miles. The Family Mile is on a .5 mile out and .5 mile back course.
Registration Fee: $30
Race website: http://www.runbecause.org
Online Registration: https://runbecause.itsyourrace.com/event.aspx?id=7568

Saturday, June 18th, 2016
9:00 AM: 2016 Bourbonnais Run for Babies
Distance: 5K
Town: Bourbonnais , IL
(more info)
Location: Perry Farm Park
Address: 459 N Kennedy Dr
Additional information:
Run for Babies Bourbonnais will take place on June 18, 2016 at beautiful Perry Farm Park. This event is an exciting addition to March of Dimes signature event, March for Babies. By participating in Run for Babies you are helping moms have healthy, full-term babies as well as funding research to find why prematurity occurs and prevention's to keep it from happening. This competitive event will use professional chip timing to determine race results with a photo finish and results listed online for all participants. In 2015 Run for Babies Bourbonnais saw 10 times the runners than the year before. In fact, it became the second largest Run for Babies in the nation! This year we intend to be the LARGEST!

Registration Fee: $25
Race website: http://runforbabies.marchofdimes.org
Online Registration: http://runforbabies.marchofdimes.org

4:00 PM: The Micro Brew Mile and 6K
Longest Race: 6K
2nd Longest: 1 Mile 
Town: Moline, IL
(more info)
Location: downtown Moline
Address: 5th Avenue and 14th Street
Additional information: The 3rd Annual Micro Brew Mile & 6K Road Race will take place on Saturday, June 18th 2016. Offering 5 waves of the road mile and a 6K, this is the only road mile and 6k in the Midwest with a craft beer festival running in conjunction with it! Registered participants have a shot at cash prizes, pint glass awards, a great post-race party with free domestic beer and tickets for free craft beer, live entertainment, along with good food and post-race snacks! Registered participants also get a discounted entry into the Micro Brew Mile Craft Beer Festival which is taking place that same day in conjunction with the race. Information, race registration, and festival tickets can be found at: WWW.MICROBREWMILE.COM This is a non-profit event supporting two great local charities, The Children's Therapy Center of the Quad Cities, and the Chris VanSpeybroeck Memorial Scholarship.
Registration Fee: Early registration: $30 for one race, $40 for both
Race website: http://www.microbrewmile.com/
Online Registration: https://secure.getmeregistered.com/get_information.php?event_id=122132

6:00 PM: Grandma's Marathon
Longest Race: Marathon
2nd Longest: Half Marathon 
3rd Longest: 5K 
Town: Duluth, MN
(more info)
Location: Starts itn eh middle of the woods ends at a bar... LOL
Registration Fee: $100.00
Race website: http://www.grandmasmarathon.com

Sunday, June 26th, 2016
7:30 AM: Downers Grove 5 Miler
Distance: 5 Mile
Town: Downers Grove, IL
(more info)
Location: Lincoln Center
Address: 935 Maple Avenue
Race website: http://www.dgparks.org/sports-and-fitness/downers-grove-5-miler

Sunday, July 3rd, 2016
8:00 AM: Run the Runway
Longest Race: 5K
2nd Longest: 1 Mile 
Town: Wheeling, IL
(more info)
Location: Chicago Executive Airport
Address: 1020 South Plant Road
Additional information: 5K Run and 1 Mile Walk on the main runway and taxiways at Chicago Executive Airport in Wheeling, Illinois. The course is USATF Certified and the 5K race is chip timed. When you sign up for the Run the Runway 5K or 1 mile walk, you will be automatically entered into our raffle!* The raffle will be held at the end of the event. Only one entry per participant.
Registration Fee: $35
Race website: http://RuntheRunway5k.itsyourrace.com/
Online Registration: http://RuntheRunway5k.itsyourrace.com/

Monday, July 4th, 2016
7:15 AM: 4 on the 4th
Distance: 4 Mile
Town: Elmhurst, IL
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(more info)
Location: Elmhurst College
Address: Prospect Ave. and Church St.

Saturday, July 9th, 2016
8:00 AM: Waterfall Glen Xtreme 10
Distance: 10 Mile
Town: Darien, IL
(more info)
Location: Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve
Address: Argonne Family Park (in Waterfall Glen)
Registration Fee: 55
Race website: http://www.runningguru.com/EventInformation.asp?eID=17150
Online Registration: https://www.runningguru.com
Source(s): W

8:00 AM: Expanding Lives Annual 5K Run/Walk
Distance: 5K
Town: Winnetka, IL
(more info)
Location: Erickson Woods
Address: 1651 Willow Rd
Registration Fee: $30
Race website: http://www.expandinglives.org/
Online Registration: https://racewire.com/register.php?id=6191

Sunday, July 10th, 2016
8:30 AM: 5K Run to End Homelessness
Distance: 5K
Town: Chicago, IL
(more info)
Location: Douglas Park
Address: Roosevelt Rd and California Ave
Additional information: The 5K course is USATF and CARA certified.
The fastest overall 50 runners will win two 3-day passes to the 2016 Riot Fest Music Festival.
Registration Fee: $40 by July 7th, $50 race day
Race website: http://www.asafehaven.org/5k-run-to-end-homelessness/

Sunday, July 17th, 2016
6:30 AM: Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll Chicago Half Marathon
Longest Race: Half Marathon
2nd Longest: 10K 
3rd Longest: 5K 
Town: Chicago, IL
(more info)
Location: Grant Park
Registration Fee: 105
Race website: http://www.runrocknroll.com/chicago/the-races/general-info/
Online Registration: http://www.runrocknroll.com/chicago/register/
Source(s): W

Sunday, July 24th, 2016
7:30 AM: PAWS Chicago 5K
Distance: 5K
Town: Chicago, IL
(more info)
Location: Montrose Harbor- Grove 16
Address: 601 W Montrose Ave
Additional information: Help save homeless animals at PAWS Chicago's 16th annual 5K Walk/Run, July 24, 2016
7:30 AM – Noon at Montrose Harbor-Grove 16

Event Details:
•5K pet-friendly walk or 5K run (humans only)
•Run starts at 9:00 AM; Walk starts at 9:15 AM
•Event will take place rain or shine!
•Food and drinks | adult finisher beverages (21+) | food trucks
•Prizes | live entertainment | kids' games | pet-friendly vendors
•Pet- and kid-friendly
•Athletes and animal lovers of all experience levels are welcome

The funds raised by participants in the Walk/Run go directly to saving the homeless, sick, and injured pets at PAWS Chicago

Registration Fee: Varies
Race website: http://paws.convio.net/site/TR?fr_id=1151&pg=entry
Online Registration: http://paws.convio.net/site/TR?fr_id=1151&pg=entry
Source(s): W

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