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Race Calendar

Saturday, May 30th, 2015
7:00 AM: Famous Idaho Potato Marathon
Distance: Marathon
Town: Boise, Idaho, ID
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9:00 AM: 2nd Annual Bridge 5K
Distance: 5K
Town: Des Plaines, IL
(more info)
Location: The Bridge Community Church
Address: 946 E. Thacker Street
Additional information: chip timed run/walk through a tree lined neighborhood and a park. New Balance shirt for signing up. After race party in parking lot.
Registration Fee: 32.00
Race website: https://www.eventbrite.com
Online Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com
Source(s): eventbri

Sunday, May 31st, 2015
7:00 AM: North Shore Classic Half Marathon 5K
Longest Race: Half Marathon
2nd Longest: 5K 
Town: Highland Park, IL
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Location: Highland Park
Race website: http://www.northshoreclassic.com/
Online Registration: https://ramracing.enmotive.com

8:00 AM: Team CF Superheroes 5K
Distance: 5K
Town: Barrington, IL
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Location: Citizens Park
Additional information: - Dri-fit, superhero themed t-shirt
- Light refreshments at the race
- Timing clocks on the course
- Superhero costumes encouraged
- Prize for best dressed
Registration Fee: $30.00
Race website: http://grillinois.cff.org/teamcfsuperheroes5k
Online Registration: http://grillinois.cff.org/teamcfsuperheroes5k

6:00 PM: Rockford Marathon
Longest Race: Marathon
2nd Longest: Half Marathon 
3rd Longest: 10K 
Town: Rockford, IL
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Registration Fee: $80
Race website: http://www.chicagoevents.com/event.cfm?eid=158
Online Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/rockford-marathon-registration-12635500121
Source(s): W

Saturday, June 6th, 2015
6:30 AM: Volition America’s Half-Marathon & 5K
Longest Race: Half Marathon
2nd Longest: 5K 
Town: Chicago, IL
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Location: Grant Park
Address: 1501 South Lake Shore Dr. Chicago , IL 60605
Additional information: Run with us alongside scenic Lake Michigan and Chicago's famous Lakeshore Drive for Volition America's Half-Marathon & 5K. Join us at Arvey Field in Chicago's historic Grant Park for the Volition America Half Marathon & 5K. This new half marathon series is the first of it's kind to honor America through running and is steeped with patriotic distinction. This chip timed event offers scenic views along Lake Michigan and the Chicago Lakefront. Athletes will wind though landmarks such as: Museum Campus, Shedd Aquarium, Soldier Field, McCormick Place and 31st Street Beach. After victoriously crossing the finish line you can refuel with a variety of refreshments and enjoy live entertainment in Avery Field. Half Marathon will begin at 7:00 am 5K will begin at 7:05 am All Half Marathon and 5K participants receive a Volition America Technical T-shirt and finisher medal. Registration pricing for the Half Marathon through April 18th - $80.00 Registration pricing for the 5K through April 18th - $30.00 Not ready for a half marathon or a 5k? That's ok. Join the Folds of Honor 1.3 Mission March for only $13.00. All proceeds from this 1.3K walk/run go directly to the Folds of Honor Foundation. Mission March Participants will receive a Folds of Honor Mission March Finisher Dog Tag. Hotel Information: Discounted room rates have been arranged for Volition America Athletes: 1. Hilton Chicago (2 blocks from race start)720 S. Michigan Ave: Use this link for discounted room rates: https://secure3.hilton.com/en_US/hi/reservation/book.htm?ctyhocn=CHICHHH&corporateCode=2727625 To reserve a room by phone, please call Jackie Novak at 312-294-6829 2. Chicago's Essex Inn: (2 blocks from the race start) 800 S Michigan Ave.Call 312-939-2800 and let them know you are with the Volition America Half Marathon and 5K.
Race website: http://www.volitionamerica.com/events/9
Online Registration: http://www.imathlete.com

7:00 AM: Volition Half Marathon and 5K
Longest Race: Half Marathon
2nd Longest: 5K 
Town: Chicago, IL
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Location: Avery Field in Grant Park
Address: 1501 South Lake Shore Dr.
Additional information: Join us at Avery Field in Chicago's historic Grant Park for the Volition America Half Marathon & 5K. This new half marathon series is the first of it's kind to honor America through running and is steeped with patriotic distinction.
Registration Fee: Half - $90; 5K - $30 (less for early registration, more for late registration)
Race website: http://www.volitionamerica.com/
Online Registration: http://www.imathlete.com

7:30 AM: Cosley Zoo Run for the Animals
Longest Race: 10K
2nd Longest: 5K 
Town: Wheaton, IL
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Location: Memorial Park
Address: 208 W. Union
Registration Fee: $35
Race website: http://cosleyzoo.org/events/run/
Online Registration: http://www.active.com/wheaton-il/running/races/cosley-zoo-run-for-the-animals-2015http://www.active.com/wheaton-il/running/races/cosley-zoo-run-for-the-animals-2015

8:00 AM: Run for the Sun
Longest Race: 4 Mile
2nd Longest: 1 Mile 
Town: Lacon, IL
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Location: Sun Foundation and Woodford/Marshal State Fish & Wildlife Area
Address: 236 State Rt. 26
Additional information: Event Information:
Join us for the 2nd annual 'Run for the Sun' race to benefit the Sun Foundation! Run for the Sun is a 4 mile trail/road run taking place at the Sun Foundation and Woodford/Marshal State Fish & Wildlife Area in rural Washburn, IL on June 6, 2015 with an 8 am start. Prizes will be awarded to the top competitors in each age bracket.

Registration fees: Early Bird: $25 (through May 9th) General: $30 (through May 31st) Late: $35 (through race day)
There will also be a noncompetitive 1 mile Fun Run option for those who want a slightly more relaxed run.
Registration fees for the fun run: $15 (includes a race t-shirt) $5 (no shirt, just fun)

All proceeds will go to support the Sun Foundation's children's programs. www.sunfoundation.org

Pick up June 5th, at Running Central 10am to 7pm or 7 am to 7:30 am day of the event at the Sun Foundation.
Emily Dawson, Race Director Sun Foundation - 1276 Sun Road, Washburn, IL Questions email Emily Dawson -emilydawson@comcast.net
Registration Fee: $30 ($35 late)
Race website: http://sunfoundation.org/wordpress/?page_id=2171
Online Registration: https://register.chronotrack.com/reg/form?eventID=12114

Sunday, June 7th, 2015
6:00 AM: Batavia Triathlon
Distance: Sprint Distance
Town: Batavia, IL
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Race website: http://www.bataviatriathlon.org/

8:00 AM: Roselle Run for the Roses 5K
Distance: 5K
Town: Roselle, IL
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Location: Clauss Recreation Center/Lake Park High School
Address: 555 W Bryn Mawr
Additional information: The Team Tent WILL be setup.
Race website: http://run4roses5k.com/

Sunday, June 14th, 2015
7:30 AM: Double Road Race
Longest Race: 15K
2nd Longest: 8K 
Town: Villa Park, IL
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Location: The Odeum Expo, Villa Park, IL
Address: 1033 North Villa Avenue
Additional information: Double race:
15k -> 10K, rest, 5k
8k -> 5k, rest, 3k
Registration Fee: $49
Race website: https://www.doubleroadrace.com/o.php?pg=Event
Online Registration: https://register.itsracetime.com/Register/?event=32338
Source(s): W

Saturday, June 20th, 2015
7:00 AM: Country Sole
Longest Race: 10 Mile
2nd Longest: 4 Mile 
Town: Chicago, IL
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Race website: http://allcommunityevents.com/countrysole/

7:45 AM: Grandmas Marathon
Longest Race: Marathon
2nd Longest: Half Marathon 
Town: , MN
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Location: Duluth, MN
Race website: http://www.grandmasmarathon.com/
Online Registration: http://www.grandmasmarathon.com/racesevents/grandmas-marathon/register/
Source(s): $115

Sunday, June 21st, 2015
8:00 AM: Father's Day 5K Run/Walk
Distance: 5K
Town: Elk Grove Village, IL
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Location: Busse Woods Forest Preserve
Address: 1 East Higgins Rd
Additional information: -Refreshments after race
-Music at start/finish line
-Professional Race Timing
-Awards ceremony immediately
-Fun and Family Atmosphere
-Awards for each division
-Fathers Day 5K T-Shirts for pre-registered runners
-Water Station on course

Registration Fee: $27.95
Race website: http://www.itsyourrace.com/event.aspx?id=5282
Online Registration: https://fathersday5k.itsyourrace.com/register/

Sunday, June 28th, 2015
6:00 AM: Big Foot Triathlon
Distance: Sprint Distance
Town: Williams Bay, WI
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Race website: http://www.ramtri.com/bigfoot/

7:30 AM: Scotiabank Vancouver Half Marathon
Distance: Half Marathon
Town: , IL
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Registration Fee: $75
Race website: http://www.canadarunningseries.com/svhm/index.htm
Online Registration: http://www.canadarunningseries.com/svhm/svhmREG.htm

7:30 AM: Downers Grove 5 Miler
Distance: 5 Mile
Town: Downers Grove, IL
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Location: Lincoln Center
Address: 935 Maple Avenue
Additional information: Team tent WILL be setup at the DG 5 Miler.

NOTE: DATE HAS NOT BEEN CONFIRMED, so last year's date was used in this calendar entry. (Please removed this note once it is confirmed)

Race website: http://www.dgparks.org/sports-and-fitness/downers-grove-5-miler

Thursday, July 2nd, 2015
6:00 PM: Terrapin 5K
Distance: 5K
Town: Chicago, IL
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Location: Arvey Field, Grant Park
Race website: http://www.terrapin5k.com/

6:00 PM: Terrapin 5K
Distance: 5K
Town: Chicago, IL
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Location: Arvey Field, Grant Park
Race website: http://www.terrapin5k.com/


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