The Starting Line

The Starting Line

These are the folks who make the race RUN

Longtime runner Bill Thornhill looks forward to the Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon every year, even though he's never run the race. Thornhill has been a course volunteer since the first year of the marathon, when he was hoping the new event would be a success.

The Fit List

I’m heading to the River to River Relay this weekend. I have friends headed to Boston for the marathon on Monday.

The Fit List

I can tell it’s spring when the race calendar starts filling up. So many races to choose from. Here’s your list:

The path to peace

Although Larry Adelston has been a runner for several decades, the Christie Clinic Illinois 5K and half marathon later this month are the first two races he has ever entered.

The Fit List

Here’s your list of upcoming races.

The Fit List

Want to run some hills? Check out the Mountain Goat this weekend at Kickapoo State Recreation Area.

The Fit List

The Fit List has your spring races. Get outside and run.

 

She's going the distance

Ask Chelsea Blaase what her favorite running event is, and she’ll you how much she loves the 10,000 meters.

Vertically challenged

Bouldering is a sport that is as much about analyzing your next move as it is about strength and endurance.

Bottenfield students hustling to honor late teacher

Bottenfield Elementary School students are honoring their late physical-education teacher with their feet.