10k Runs in Illinois

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MAY25
Elgin Valley Fox Trot

Welcome to the 42nd Annual Elgin Valley Fox Trot! This year well be gearing up for summer fun with a throwback to the Woodstock music festival. Join us bright and early May 25th, as we kick off the festivities with a yoga warm-up at 7:00. Following the warm-up, you can participate in the 10-mile, 10K, 5K or 2 mile Walk for a Cause.

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Elgin Valley Fox Trot

113 S Grove Ave, Elgin, IL 60120, USAView event
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Welcome to the 42nd Annual Elgin Valley Fox Trot! This year well be gearing up for summer fun with a throwback to the Woodstock music festival. Join us bright and early May 25th, as we kick off the festivities with a yoga warm-up at 7:00. Following the warm-up, you can participate in the 10-mile, 10K, 5K or 2 mile Walk for a Cause.

$40
Elgin Valley Fox Trot
MAY27
Ridge Run

More than 3,000 athletes from around Chicagoland gather in Beverly/Morgan Park on Memorial Day to compete in BAPAs annual Ridge Run. The 10K run, 5K run/walk and Youth Mile are hosted by the Beverly Area Planning Association with Little Company of Mary Hospital and Health Care Centers in Evergreen Park the presenting sponsor of the race.

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Ridge Run

Chicago, IL, USAView event
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More than 3,000 athletes from around Chicagoland gather in Beverly/Morgan Park on Memorial Day to compete in BAPAs annual Ridge Run. The 10K run, 5K run/walk and Youth Mile are hosted by the Beverly Area Planning Association with Little Company of Mary Hospital and Health Care Centers in Evergreen Park the presenting sponsor of the race.

$35 - $40
Ridge Run
JUN1
Cosley Zoo Run for the Animals
Wheaton, IL, United States

Cosley Zoo Run for the Animals 5K/10K and 1/2-Mile Race Event. Support Cosley Zoo by participating in one of the Chicago suburbs largest and most popular 5K/10K runs!

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Cosley Zoo Run for the Animals

208 W Union Ave, Wheaton, IL 60187, USAView event
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Cosley Zoo Run for the Animals 5K/10K and 1/2-Mile Race Event. Support Cosley Zoo by participating in one of the Chicago suburbs largest and most popular 5K/10K runs!

$40
Cosley Zoo Run for the Animals
JUN1
Gospel Run

Gospel Run is a 501c3 public health organization, and our mission is to inspire health, transformation, and expanded possibilities in communities that face the most challenging health disparities. Since our launch in 2013, weve inspired thousands of sedentary men, women, and kids to get up, get active, and embrace healthier lifestyles. Countless families, churches, & individuals have made our annual signature event, the Gospel Run 5K, an tradition that they embrace as their own.

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Gospel Run

1099 E Oakwood Blvd, Chicago, IL 60653, USAView event
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Gospel Run is a 501c3 public health organization, and our mission is to inspire health, transformation, and expanded possibilities in communities that face the most challenging health disparities. Since our launch in 2013, weve inspired thousands of sedentary men, women, and kids to get up, get active, and embrace healthier lifestyles. Countless families, churches, & individuals have made our annual signature event, the Gospel Run 5K, an tradition that they embrace as their own.

$40
Gospel Run
JUN9
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DC Wonder Woman Run - Chicago/Gurnee
Gurnee, IL, United States

Calling all superheroes! Get your cape on and join your fellow Super Heroes when you run or walk the Chicago Gurnee DC Wonder Woman 5K, 10K, or Half Marathon! Experience heroic race course entertainment, earn the stunning DC Wonder Woman finishers medal and celebrate with your fellow super heroes at the post race party

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DC Wonder Woman Run - Chicago/Gurnee

Gurnee, IL, USAView event
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Calling all superheroes! Get your cape on and join your fellow Super Heroes when you run or walk the Chicago Gurnee DC Wonder Woman 5K, 10K, or Half Marathon! Experience heroic race course entertainment, earn the stunning DC Wonder Woman finishers medal and celebrate with your fellow super heroes at the post race party

$59 - $99
DC Wonder Woman Run - Chicago/Gurnee
JUN9
Naperville 10K

Join us for the Naperville 10K and 5K finishing in the family-friendly atmosphere of Centennial Beach Park in the heart of Naperville.

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Naperville 10K

500 Jackson Ave, Naperville, IL 60540, USAView event
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Join us for the Naperville 10K and 5K finishing in the family-friendly atmosphere of Centennial Beach Park in the heart of Naperville.

$25
Naperville 10K
JUN9
dash 4 dEBra
Lake Forest, IL, United States

The money raised for this event will go to support research, provide medical supplies to families and patient access to specialists.

Many patients with EB travel out of state for care and support, and many insurances do not cover the supplies needed for these patients' care

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dash 4 dEBra

Lake Forest Academy, 1500 Kennedy Rd, Lake Forest, IL 60045, USAView event
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The money raised for this event will go to support research, provide medical supplies to families and patient access to specialists.

Many patients with EB travel out of state for care and support, and many insurances do not cover the supplies needed for these patients' care

$25 - $30
dash 4 dEBra
JUN15
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Hero Hustle Jackson
Jackson, MO, United States

Join us for the first annual Jackson Hero Hustle, a Superhero themed run that is perfect for the whole family. Grab your friends and family - you are not going to want to miss this one!

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Hero Hustle Jackson

Jackson, MO 63755, USAView event
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Join us for the first annual Jackson Hero Hustle, a Superhero themed run that is perfect for the whole family. Grab your friends and family - you are not going to want to miss this one!

$16 - $36
Hero Hustle Jackson
JUN15
Miles for Migraine Race - Chicago

Miles for Migraine will host its 4th annual 2-mile Walk/ 5K/ 10K Walk/Run in Chicago at Diversey Harbor at Lincoln Park. This Fundraiser for Migraine & Headache Awareness, Treatment & Research will take place Saturday June 15. Our events are not just for walkers and runners.

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Miles for Migraine Race - Chicago

Naperville, IL, USAView event
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Miles for Migraine will host its 4th annual 2-mile Walk/ 5K/ 10K Walk/Run in Chicago at Diversey Harbor at Lincoln Park. This Fundraiser for Migraine & Headache Awareness, Treatment & Research will take place Saturday June 15. Our events are not just for walkers and runners.

$20 - $40
Miles for Migraine Race - Chicago
JUN16
Father's Day 10K/5K

Join us this Fathers Day in the Village of Cary, IL to participate in a very special 10K/5K run!

The Fathers Day Breakfast & 10K/5K will celebrate fathers, raise awareness for Mens Health and promote health and wellness through running for everyone. Register solo or as a team!

The two races (10k and 5k) will follow a gorgeous, family-friendly, race course along Carys well-known and competitive running routes for those who are looking for a little challenge. The Finish line will offer snacks and drinks. Following the two races, a Kids Dash will challenge the youngest participants.

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Father's Day 10K/5K

Cary, IL, USAView event
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Join us this Fathers Day in the Village of Cary, IL to participate in a very special 10K/5K run!

The Fathers Day Breakfast & 10K/5K will celebrate fathers, raise awareness for Mens Health and promote health and wellness through running for everyone. Register solo or as a team!

The two races (10k and 5k) will follow a gorgeous, family-friendly, race course along Carys well-known and competitive running routes for those who are looking for a little challenge. The Finish line will offer snacks and drinks. Following the two races, a Kids Dash will challenge the youngest participants.

$10 - $40
Father's Day 10K/5K
JUN16
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Father’s Day Breakfast & 10K/5K

The Fathers Day Cookout and 10K/5K will celebrate fathers, raise awareness for Mens Health and promote health and wellness through running for everyone.

The event will culminate in a Breakfast Under the Big Top Tent and Awards Ceremony where winners from each age group and teams will be recognized and awarded their medals. This run is special because it raises awareness and importance of mens health and benefits the TTCCA (Trojan Track, Field & Cross-Country Association) and the Men's Health Network.Join us as we Race to Raise awareness of Mens Health and health & wellness for everyone.

Join us as we Race to Raise awareness of Mens Health and health & wellness for everyone.

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Father’s Day Breakfast & 10K/5K

Cary-Grove High School, 2208 Three Oaks Rd, Cary, IL 60013, USAView event
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The Fathers Day Cookout and 10K/5K will celebrate fathers, raise awareness for Mens Health and promote health and wellness through running for everyone.

The event will culminate in a Breakfast Under the Big Top Tent and Awards Ceremony where winners from each age group and teams will be recognized and awarded their medals. This run is special because it raises awareness and importance of mens health and benefits the TTCCA (Trojan Track, Field & Cross-Country Association) and the Men's Health Network.Join us as we Race to Raise awareness of Mens Health and health & wellness for everyone.

Join us as we Race to Raise awareness of Mens Health and health & wellness for everyone.

$8 - $70
Father’s Day Breakfast & 10K/5K
JUN16
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Hero Hustle West STL
Ballwin, MO, United States

Join us for the annual St. Louis Hero Hustle, a Superhero themed run that is perfect for the whole family. Grab your friends and family - you are not going to want to miss this one!

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Hero Hustle West STL

550 Weidman Rd, Ballwin, MO 63011, USAView event
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Join us for the annual St. Louis Hero Hustle, a Superhero themed run that is perfect for the whole family. Grab your friends and family - you are not going to want to miss this one!

$16 - $36
Hero Hustle West STL
JUN30
Chicago 10K

In running, you decide what winning means. Whether its a new personal record, a first medal achieved or a longer distance conquered than ever before, define your goal and go get it. Come chase whats yours at the Chicago 10K.

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Chicago 10K

Chicago, IL, USAView event
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In running, you decide what winning means. Whether its a new personal record, a first medal achieved or a longer distance conquered than ever before, define your goal and go get it. Come chase whats yours at the Chicago 10K.

$50 - $60
Chicago 10K
JUL4
Advocate Good Shepherd Family Fitness Run 5K/10K
Barrington, IL, United States

Start off the July 4th festivities in downtown Barrington with this summer holiday tradition. Enjoy the challenging and scenic race courses and support the arts in Barrington.

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Advocate Good Shepherd Family Fitness Run 5K/10K

Park Ave & S Cook St, Barrington, IL 60010, USAView event
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Start off the July 4th festivities in downtown Barrington with this summer holiday tradition. Enjoy the challenging and scenic race courses and support the arts in Barrington.

$12 - $45
Advocate Good Shepherd Family Fitness Run 5K/10K
JUL6
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Firecracker Flight West STL
St. Peters, MO, United States

Join us for the annual St. Louis Firecracker Flight, a Fourth of July themed run that is perfect for the whole family. Grab your friends and family - you are not going to want to miss this one!

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Firecracker Flight West STL

St Peters, MO, USAView event
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Join us for the annual St. Louis Firecracker Flight, a Fourth of July themed run that is perfect for the whole family. Grab your friends and family - you are not going to want to miss this one!

$16 - $36
Firecracker Flight West STL
JUL6
Mary E. Smith Brain Tumor Awareness Fun Run/Walk
Country Club Hills, IL, United States

Because Your Gray Matters, join the Mary E. Smith Brian Tumor Foundation in our Annual 5K Run/Walk. Register as a team or individual and show your commitment to winning the fight against brain tumors. This Event will be our 10th and biggest event to date!!!!

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Mary E. Smith Brain Tumor Awareness Fun Run/Walk

Country Club Hills, IL 60478, USAView event
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Because Your Gray Matters, join the Mary E. Smith Brian Tumor Foundation in our Annual 5K Run/Walk. Register as a team or individual and show your commitment to winning the fight against brain tumors. This Event will be our 10th and biggest event to date!!!!

$35
Mary E. Smith Brain Tumor Awareness Fun Run/Walk
JUL7
Frontier Days Stampede Run
Arlington Heights, IL, United States

The 5K and 10K Race Routes are USATF Certified.

Strollers, baby joggers, etc., will ONLY be permitted at the back of the start area for the 5K and 10K races.

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Frontier Days Stampede Run

500 E Miner St, Arlington Heights, IL 60004, USAView event
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The 5K and 10K Race Routes are USATF Certified.

Strollers, baby joggers, etc., will ONLY be permitted at the back of the start area for the 5K and 10K races.

$15 - $35
Frontier Days Stampede Run
JUL13
McHenry River Run
McHenry, IL, United States

Come join us for a day of friendship and taking in the beauty of McHenry County and the Fox River! The River Run offers certified 10K & 5K courses.

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McHenry River Run

McHenry East Community High School, 1012 N Green St, McHenry, IL 60050, USAView event
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Come join us for a day of friendship and taking in the beauty of McHenry County and the Fox River! The River Run offers certified 10K & 5K courses.

$15 - $25
McHenry River Run
JUL20
Fit America Fest Half Marathon
Hoffman Estates, IL, United States

Experience the excitement of the AMITA Health Fit America Fest Half Marathon, 10K and 5K Run/Walk in Hoffman Estates. Run or walk the 5K or strive to complete the 10K or half marathon run. All distances offer diverse and scenic USATF certified courses with pace teams for the 10K and half marathon. Put your shoes on and accomplish the distance, receive your commemorative moisture wicking tech shirt, bib number and finishers medal*.

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Fit America Fest Half Marathon

Hoffman Estates, IL, USAView event
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Experience the excitement of the AMITA Health Fit America Fest Half Marathon, 10K and 5K Run/Walk in Hoffman Estates. Run or walk the 5K or strive to complete the 10K or half marathon run. All distances offer diverse and scenic USATF certified courses with pace teams for the 10K and half marathon. Put your shoes on and accomplish the distance, receive your commemorative moisture wicking tech shirt, bib number and finishers medal*.

$50
Fit America Fest Half Marathon
AUG4
Coon Creek Classic
Hampshire, IL, United States

The Hampshire Park District will celebrate the Annual Coon Creek Classic 2K/ 10K Race! The 10K race begins at 8:00am and the 2K race begins at 8:05am in front of the Hampshire Middle School at 560 South State Street.

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Coon Creek Classic

206 S State St, Hampshire, IL 60140, USAView event
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The Hampshire Park District will celebrate the Annual Coon Creek Classic 2K/ 10K Race! The 10K race begins at 8:00am and the 2K race begins at 8:05am in front of the Hampshire Middle School at 560 South State Street.

$20 - $30
Coon Creek Classic
AUG11
BTN Big 10K

This summer all the fun and excitement of the Big Ten Conference returns to Chicago for the annual BTN Big 10K! Compete for your Big Ten team in the 10K race or 5K run/walk. Afterward, kick off the college football season in style with thousands of Big Ten fans at the ultimate post-race Tailgate party! Packed with Big Ten mascots, cheerleaders, food, live music, beer, interactive games, exciting prizes, BTN talent, and much more!

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BTN Big 10K

Grant Park, Chicago, IL, USAView event
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This summer all the fun and excitement of the Big Ten Conference returns to Chicago for the annual BTN Big 10K! Compete for your Big Ten team in the 10K race or 5K run/walk. Afterward, kick off the college football season in style with thousands of Big Ten fans at the ultimate post-race Tailgate party! Packed with Big Ten mascots, cheerleaders, food, live music, beer, interactive games, exciting prizes, BTN talent, and much more!

$25 - $55
BTN Big 10K
SEP1
Buffalo Grove Stampede 5K/10K
Buffalo Grove, IL, United States

Our annual 5K/10K Race, 5K Wheelchair Race, and 5K Walk are hosted by the Buffalo Grove Friends of the Parks Foundation, in partnership with the Buffalo Grove Park District. The race begins and ends at the Buffalo Grove Fitness Center.

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Buffalo Grove Stampede 5K/10K

Buffalo Grove, IL, USAView event
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Our annual 5K/10K Race, 5K Wheelchair Race, and 5K Walk are hosted by the Buffalo Grove Friends of the Parks Foundation, in partnership with the Buffalo Grove Park District. The race begins and ends at the Buffalo Grove Fitness Center.

$21 - $30
Buffalo Grove Stampede 5K/10K
SEP14
Lincoln-Way Half Marathon
Frankfort, IL, United States

Join us in downtown Frankfort for our annual Lincoln-Way Half Marathon and introducing our 10k!

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Lincoln-Way Half Marathon

9 W Sauk Trail, Frankfort, IL 60423, USAView event
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Join us in downtown Frankfort for our annual Lincoln-Way Half Marathon and introducing our 10k!

$45 - $70
Lincoln-Way Half Marathon
SEP28
Moraine Hills Run for the Hills
McHenry, IL, United States

Each year in the fall, runners of all ages gather for the annual Run for the Hills 5K, 10K and half marathon in Moraine Hills State Park. With about two weeks before the Chicago Marathon, this is a great training race. Check out the beautifully marked trails in the weeks or months ahead of time, and tell your friends. Walkers welcome on the 5K & 10K!

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Moraine Hills Run for the Hills

McHenry, IL, USAView event
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Each year in the fall, runners of all ages gather for the annual Run for the Hills 5K, 10K and half marathon in Moraine Hills State Park. With about two weeks before the Chicago Marathon, this is a great training race. Check out the beautifully marked trails in the weeks or months ahead of time, and tell your friends. Walkers welcome on the 5K & 10K!

$29 - $49
Moraine Hills Run for the Hills
OCT5
Prairie State Half Marathon
Long Grove, IL, United States

The Prairie State Half Marathon, 10K & 3.5 Mile is a tour through the historic downtown streets & neighborhoods of Long Grove.

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Prairie State Half Marathon

N Old McHenry Rd, Long Grove, IL 60047, USAView event
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The Prairie State Half Marathon, 10K & 3.5 Mile is a tour through the historic downtown streets & neighborhoods of Long Grove.

$29.99 - $37.99
Prairie State Half Marathon
OCT6
Running 4 the Kids
New Lenox, IL, United States

Run, Jog, or Walk in CASA's annual race "Running 4 the Kids" to show your support for victims of child abuse and their dedicated Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASAs). This is a family fun filled event with a kiddie run, activities, and fun for everyone! Register today!

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Running 4 the Kids

New Lenox, IL, USAView event
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Run, Jog, or Walk in CASA's annual race "Running 4 the Kids" to show your support for victims of child abuse and their dedicated Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASAs). This is a family fun filled event with a kiddie run, activities, and fun for everyone! Register today!

$31.50
Running 4 the Kids
OCT19
Country Sole Half Marathon, 10K & 5K Run/Walk

RUN COUNTRY with us at the Country Sole Half Marathon, 10K & 5K. After you've ran enjoy live post race country music, a southern breakfast and beer.

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Country Sole Half Marathon, 10K & 5K Run/Walk

Chicago Corinthian Yacht Club, 601 W Montrose Ave, Chicago, IL 60613, USAView event
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RUN COUNTRY with us at the Country Sole Half Marathon, 10K & 5K. After you've ran enjoy live post race country music, a southern breakfast and beer.

$29.99 - $49.99
Country Sole Half Marathon, 10K & 5K Run/Walk
NOV9
10K Run/Walk "Honoring Our Veterans"
Schererville, IN, United States

Honoring Our Veterans 5K/10K Run and 3K Walk will be held for its fourth year. The event will be held in cooperation with Tom Clark, Lake Central High School US History teacher and Lake Central Interact and History Clubs. Proceeds from the event will be used to cover construction materials and maintenance costs of the Veteran's Museum to be located at the Tri Town Safety Village, Schererville, Indiana. Veterans' memoriablia donated to Mr. Tom Clark and LC's US History students during the past years will be displayed in the museum. Please join us!

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10K Run/Walk "Honoring Our Veterans"

1350 Eagle Ridge Dr, Schererville, IN 46375, USAView event
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Honoring Our Veterans 5K/10K Run and 3K Walk will be held for its fourth year. The event will be held in cooperation with Tom Clark, Lake Central High School US History teacher and Lake Central Interact and History Clubs. Proceeds from the event will be used to cover construction materials and maintenance costs of the Veteran's Museum to be located at the Tri Town Safety Village, Schererville, Indiana. Veterans' memoriablia donated to Mr. Tom Clark and LC's US History students during the past years will be displayed in the museum. Please join us!

$20
10K Run/Walk "Honoring Our Veterans"
DEC7
Viking Winter Dash: Chicago
Crystal Lake, IL, United States

Held in Veteran Acres Park, this is a race for the hearty! Three distances, a 5K, 15K and half marathon give runners a great opportunity to break up their winter hibernation with some competitive trail running. Racers choose between the Battle Axe of Ragnar Lothbrok or the legendary Ulfberht Viking Sword as their finishers medal, and there is a Viking Village with food and drink to warm everyone up afterwards.

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Viking Winter Dash: Chicago

Crystal Lake, IL, USAView event
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From the organiser

Held in Veteran Acres Park, this is a race for the hearty! Three distances, a 5K, 15K and half marathon give runners a great opportunity to break up their winter hibernation with some competitive trail running. Racers choose between the Battle Axe of Ragnar Lothbrok or the legendary Ulfberht Viking Sword as their finishers medal, and there is a Viking Village with food and drink to warm everyone up afterwards.

$29 - $54
Viking Winter Dash: Chicago
JUN1
Heart to Heart 5K/10K
Creve Coeur, MO, United States

5K/10K course starts and finishes at Millennium Park and loops through residential street. The 10K will run the 5K loop twice. Click here to see the route map. Race proceeds benefit free, family-focused events presented by Creve Coeur Parks and Recreation such as the Summer Concert Series, Farmer's Market and Holidays on Ice. The American Heart Association, a local charity, has been selected for receive up to $500.

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Heart to Heart 5K/10K

343 N Graeser Rd, Creve Coeur, MO 63141, USAView event
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5K/10K course starts and finishes at Millennium Park and loops through residential street. The 10K will run the 5K loop twice. Click here to see the route map. Race proceeds benefit free, family-focused events presented by Creve Coeur Parks and Recreation such as the Summer Concert Series, Farmer's Market and Holidays on Ice. The American Heart Association, a local charity, has been selected for receive up to $500.

$30 - $60
Heart to Heart 5K/10K
JUN2
Run For The Zoo

As one of the oldest short-distance races in Chicago, the course will again take place largely on and around the beautiful grounds of Lincoln Park Zoo.

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Run For The Zoo

2001 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614, USAView event
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As one of the oldest short-distance races in Chicago, the course will again take place largely on and around the beautiful grounds of Lincoln Park Zoo.

Run For The Zoo

What you need to know about 10k Runs

10k runs are very popular, they’re an achievable challenge for anyone with enough training and are therefore some of the most fun and most inclusive events. 10ks are perfect team events, train with friends and colleagues and get a group together for race day.

Find local 10k running races

10ks are so popular you won’t have trouble finding one near you, whether it’s fancy dress for the BHF, or completing the Royal Parks Series (one in every major London park). 10ks are an excellent way to kick off the season if you’re a marathon runner or triathlete, they’re also a fun way to meet new people and get involved for charity.

Ready for an even bigger challenge? Take a look at our half marathon and full marathon events too

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