Race season is in full swing, and whether you consider yourself new to the running scene or a seasoned vet, it’s time to make yourself race ready. We’ve prepared this list of races for those of you who want to take on a new challenge, support a good cause or Run/Walk/Roll for the health of it! Select an event within your range of conditioning and consult a physician before beginning any exercise program. Sign up NOW and make sure you tell them you heard about it in Suburban Family Magazine. Check back in every bi-monthly print edition and online at www.subfam.com for updates.
March CNB Oak Forest Fleadh 5K – Sat. 3/4 at 8:30 a.m. 5K Run/Walk. CARA Certified. Oak Forest. 708-687-4600. 38 fitness first
Shiver Run – Sat. 3/4 at 9:30 a.m. 5K Run/ Walk. Benefits Miseracordia. Barrington. email@example.com. Chicago Polar Plunge – Sun. 3/5 at 10 a.m. North Avenue Beach, Chicago. Benefits Special Olympics Chicago. 312-527-3743. CORE Indoor Sprint Triathlon – Sun. 3/5 at 8 a.m. 10min. Swim, 15min. Bike, 15min. Run. Lemont. 630-257-6787. Fight for Air Climb - Sun. 3/5 at 7 a.m. 180 floors + 2,340 steps! Benefits the American Lung Association. Presidential Towers, Chicago. 312-781-1100 Run For the Nuns 5K Run/Walk – Sun. 3/5 at 9:30 a.m. South Elgin. 630-514-2364. Running O’ The Green – Sun. 3/5 at 8 a.m. 8K Run/Walk. USATF certified. Tinley Park. suburban family | subfam.com
708-342-4200. Together We Tri Indoor Triathlon – Sun. 3/5 at 6:30 a.m. 10min. Swim, 20min. Bike, 15min. Run. Benefits Juvenile Diabetes Research. Glenview. Togetherwetri.com. Get Lucky Chicago - Sat. 3/11 at 9 a.m. Half marathon, 14K & 7K. USATF Certified. Soldier Field, Chicago. 612-521-8085. Kilted 5K - Sat. 3/11 at 8:30 a.m. 5K Run/Walk. Benefits the F.I.S.H. Food Pantry & Friends of the Fox. East Dundee. 847-426-7300. Leprechaun Leap 5K/8K Run – Sat. 3/11 at 9:30 a.m. USATF certified. Benefits Greater Chicago Food Depository. Lincoln Park, Chicago. 773-868-3010. McHenry Shamrock Shuffle - Sat. 3/11 at 8 a.m. 5K Run/Walk. USATF certified. McHenry. March/April 2017
Published on Feb 23, 2017
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