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Race Calendar

Saturday, September 22, 2018
7:00 AM: Milwaukee Brewers Mini Marathon
Longest Race: Half-Marathon
2nd Longest: 10K 
3rd Longest: 5K 
Town: Milwaukee , WI
(more info)
Location: Milwaukee
Address: Miller Park Way, Milwaukee, WI, United States
Race website: http://www.race-brewers.com
Online Registration: https://raceroster.com/events/2018/15596/2018-brewers-mini-marathon

8:00 AM: Candyality 5K
Distance: 5K
Town: Lincoln Park, IL
(more info)
Location: Lincoln Park
Address: 2001 North Clark Street
Additional information: 8:00am (5K)
9:30am (Kids Run)
Registration Fee: $34
Race website: http://candy5k.com/
Online Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/candy-dash-5k-kids-run-tickets-45439896955

8:00 AM: Trot for Theresa 5K
Distance: 5K
Town: Palatine, IL
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Location: neighborhood near downtown Palatine
Address: 445 N. Benton St
Additional information: Join us for the 8th Annual Trot for Theresa 5K! This USATF-certified (IL-13006-JW), flat and fast course begins and ends at St. Theresa School (445 N. Benton Street) and winds through a tree-lined Palatine neighborhood. This event will be electronically timed.
Registration Fee: $35 individual / $135 family / $40 race day
Race website: http://www.trotfortheresa.com/
Online Registration: https://trotfortheresa.itsyourrace.com/register/

9:00 AM: Mesothelioma Race In Justice
Distance: 5K
Town: Vernon Hills, IL
(more info)
Location: Half Day Forest Preserve
Address: 24255 N Hwy 21 Vernon Hills, IL 60060
Registration Fee: $45.00
Race website: https://vogelzanglaw.com/mesothelioma-race-for-justice/
Online Registration: https://raceroster.com/events/2018/16421/mesothelioma-race-for-justice

Sunday, September 23, 2018
7:00 AM: Chicago Half Marathon
Distance: Half-Marathon
Town: , IL
(more info)
Location: Jackson Park
Address: 6401 S Richard Dr.
Race website: http://www.chicagohalfmarathon.com/
Online Registration: https://register.chronotrack.com/r/27222

9:00 AM: NAMI Walks/Runs 5K
Distance: 5K
Town: Evanston, IL
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Location: Clark Street Beach / Centennial Park
Address: 1821 Sheridan Rd
Additional information: Hello,
My name is Natalie Robbins, and I am a part of NAMI Cook County North Suburban, the local affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, located in Skokie. We are a nonprofit that raises awareness and provides education, advocacy and support group programs at no cost for people in our community living with mental illness and their loved ones. Without NAMI CCNS, more people with mental illness would experience discrimination, end up living on the streets, in prison or in other institutions, and %u2013 at worst %u2013 dying by suicide.
Our annual fundraiser is a 5k walk and run! This year%u2019s walk/run is on Sunday, September 23rd, 2018 at Clark Street Beach in Evanston. It is very accessible to public transportation and there will be plenty of parking. The route follows the lake up and through Northwestern%u2019s campus. We would love for you and your running community to be a part of it! All ages and all levels of walking or running experience are welcome!
We depend on the funds we raise through the walk to support our programs. Participation in our event is crucial for our nonprofit.
I am reaching out to you in hopes that you will help NAMI CCNS by promoting our 5K Walk and 5K Run through your organization since your members and their connections might be interested in this opportunity. It is a wonderful way to get moving as well as give back to the community and a group of people who need your help at the same time.
There are several ways for your organization to get involved. Whether you would like organize a WALK team, set up a table at our walk, or promote the event on your website/social media and to your members, we would appreciate any and all support.
If you are interested in our flyers, please contact the email address listed below. These flyers are accessible and easy to share. The main importance is our link: http://www.namiwalks.org/ccns . This is where you can register a team, walker, runner or supporter. It would be awesome to get a team going! There are prizes, food and lots of fun! Friends, family, and dogs are more than welcome too!
I also have a flyer for a new program, called NAMIMoves, which uses running and walking as a tool to support individuals with a mental health diagnosis. Groups meet weekly at 6pm on Wednesdays at Independence Grove in Libertyville. We would greatly appreciate you letting your members know about this program.
For more information, questions or concerns please feel free to email me back at: natalierobbins.namiccns@gmail.com.
We hope you will join us! Thank you so much for your time, support, and consideration,
Natalie Robbins
NAMI Cook County North Suburban
8324 Skokie Blvd
Skokie, IL 60077
Office: 847-716-2252
Learn more about us at: http://www.namiccns.org
Race website: https://www.namiwalks.org

Saturday, September 29, 2018
8:00 AM: I Support Community 5K
Distance: 5K
Town: Wheaton, IL
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4:00 PM: Fall 5K Run/Walk
Longest Race: 5K
2nd Longest: 1 Mile 
Town: Bartlett, IL
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Location: Bartlett Nature Center
Address: 2054 W. Stearns Road
Additional information: Crushed limestone trail is closed to public for race and provides beautiful fall scenery to run or walk the timed 5K or smaller mile trails at your leisure. The 5K course is USATF certified and both handicap and stroller accessible. Dogs on leash also welcome. Registration includes swag bag, t-shirt, commentative bib, finishing medal, posted race time, international food festival, hot chocolate, and more. Family friendly event includes pre-party from 4 to 6 pm with WSHE radio, crafts, petting zoo, pumpkin decorating, face painting, henna tattoos, carnival games, and more! Race starts at 6 Pm before sunset. After party includes bonfire, s'mores, hot chocolate, glow hunt and celebration. Chip timed bib available for $5 extra provides top male and female award ($25 gift card and gift bag) plus top boy and girl award for 12 and under ($25 iTunes gift card and goodie bag). Not just a race, this an event for all ages to enjoy and provides a full meal.
Registration Fee: $25 for adults (13+) / $10 for kids (3-12) / Under 2 free
Race website: https://my.playforpeace.org/Fall5K
Online Registration: https://my.playforpeace.org/Fall5K
Source(s): A, C, O,

Saturday, October 6, 2018
8:30 AM: Long Grove's Prairie State Half Marathon, 10K, and 3.5 Mile
Longest Race: Half-Marathon
2nd Longest: 10K 
Town: Long Grove, IL
(more info)
Location: Long Grove
Address: 343 Old McHenry Rd
Race website: http://allcommunityevents.com/prairiestatehalfmarathon
Online Registration: https://allcommunityevents.com/prairiestatehalfmarathon-register
Source(s): O,W

Sunday, October 7, 2018
7:30 AM: Chicago Marathon
Distance: Marathon
Town: Chicago, IL
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Location: Grant Park
Address: 337 E Randolph St
Additional information: Running the Bank of America Chicago Marathon is the pinnacle of achievement for elite athletes and everyday runners alike. On race day, runners from all 50 states and more than 100 countries will set out to accomplish a personal dream by reaching the finish line in Grant Park.
Race website: https://www.chicagomarathon.com/

7:30 AM: Milwaukee Lakefront Marathon
Distance: Marathon
Town: Milwaukee, WI
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Saturday, October 13, 2018
12:00 AM: Des Plaines River Trail Marathon
Longest Race: Marathon
2nd Longest: Half-Marathon 
Town: Vernon Hills, IL
(more info)
Location: Des Plaines River Trail
Address: 777 Hickory Hills Dr Vernon Hills, IL 60061
Additional information: The DPR Trail is a wide, crushed gravel track, free of roots and rocks, and very flat. All of the major road crossings are managed by way of bridges or viaducts (with only 4 minor road crossings along the whole 50 Mile course, 2 on the Marathon course, and none for the Half-Marathon course). This is a great track through alternating lush forests and open wetlands. With cool temperatures expected, and given the flat terrain and ideal running surface, you'll find these to be extremely fast courses.
Registration Fee: $100-140
Race website: http://www.desplainesrivertrailraces.com/
Online Registration: http://www.desplainesrivertrailraces.com/registration.html
Source(s): W

Sunday, October 14, 2018
8:30 AM: World's Largest Corn Maze 5K Spring Grove
Distance: 5K
Town: , IL
(more info)
Location: Richardson Farm in Spring Grove
Address: Richardson Adventure Farm 909 English Prairie Road
Race website: http://allcommunityevents.com/cornmaze5k
Online Registration: https://allcommunityevents.com/cornmaze5k-register
Source(s): O,W

Saturday, October 20, 2018
6:00 AM: Country Sole Half Marathon, 10K, and 5K
Longest Race: Half-Marathon
2nd Longest: 10K 
3rd Longest: 5K 
Town: Chicago, IL
(more info)
Location: Montrose Harbor
Address: 601 West Montrose Avenue
Race website: http://allcommunityevents.com/countrysolerun
Online Registration: https://allcommunityevents.com/countrysolerun-register
Source(s): O,W

7:00 AM: Country Sole half marathon
Distance: Half-Marathon
Town: Chicago, IL
(more info)
Location: Montrose Harbor

8:00 AM: Halloween Hustle Sandusky 5K
Longest Race: 10 Mile
2nd Longest: 5K 
Town: Sandusky, OH
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Location: Sandusky
Address: Ghostly Manor Thrill Center 3319 Milan Road Sandusky, OH 44870
Additional information: The Second Annual Halloween Hustle 15K, 5K, & Kids Dash will take place on Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. Immediately following the race, runners and spectators alike are invited to partake in a special after party at the Ghostly Manor
Registration Fee: 15K Pricing: $50.00 (Until 10/14) $55.00 (10/15 – 10/28) $60 (Day Of Race) 5K Pricing: $35.00 (UNTIL 10/14) $40.00 (10
Race website: http://halloween5ksandusky.com/
Online Registration: http://halloween5ksandusky.com/sign-up/http://halloween5ksandusky.com/sign-up/

Sunday, October 21, 2018
7:00 AM: Healthy Driven Naperville Half Marathon and 5k
Longest Race: Half-Marathon
2nd Longest: 5K 
Town: Naperville, IL
(more info)
Location: Downtown Naperville
Additional information: Cool scenic fall Half Marathon and 5k through Naperville's neighborhoods, parks, and downtown.

Medals to all finishers. Stylish LS shirt and 1/4 zip options.

Post-race party with complimentary drink at one participating downtown bars and restaurants.

Great Chicago area destination event.

Get $5 off registration using discount code CAL-RRROCK-SAVE-5

Race website: http://runnaperville.com/
Online Registration: https://events.com
Source(s): w

7:30 AM: Detroit Free Press Marathon
Longest Race: Marathon
2nd Longest: Half-Marathon 
Town: Detroit, MI
(more info)
Location: Downtown Detroit
Race website: http://www.freepmarathon.com/

8:00 AM: Frank Lloyd Wright Races 5k/10k
Distance: 10K
Town: Oak Park, IL
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9:00 AM: Columbia Gorge Marathon
Distance: Marathon
Town: HoodRiver, OR
(more info)
Location: Mark O. Hatfield Trail
Race website: http://www.columbiagorgemarathon.com/

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