Looks like it will be shorts weather again this weekend. Enjoy it while you can. Here’s a list of races, so you can take advantage of temps in the 60s.
Weekend of Nov. 16-17:
— Abe’s Trail Trek
We’ve got some awesome running weather right now, so pick a race and get out there. Here’s what’s coming up in the next few weekends.
Weekend of Nov. 9-10:
— Run with a Buddy
Matt Halfar has seen some of the best wilderness areas in the country, honed his long-distance hiking skills and covered nearly 8,000 miles on foot in the last few years.
I can’t wait to see lots of local runners in Indy for the Monumental Marathon Saturday. There’s also Rattlesnake Master and Canal Connection this weekend. Here’s your list of upcoming races.
Weekend of Nov. 2-3:
— Monumental Marathon
I’m headed to Peoria to run through a cemetery this evening, part of the Screaming Pumpkin races. It’s too late to register for that race, but here’s the list of upcoming races. You don’t want to miss Allerton on Sunday.
Weekend of Oct. 26-27:
— Allerton Trail Run
Think boating season is over just because there is a chill in the air?
Not for Van and Jalane Anderson. The Champaign couple is fanatical about water skiing. They ski year-round — and November will be their 200th consecutive month of water skiing in central or northern Illinois.
You can run with your dog, run a tough, hilly trail or bike the Indiana hills this weekend. Here’s your list of races:
Weekend of Oct. 19-20:
— OTS Road Race for Animals
Good look to all the local folks who will be running the Chicago Marathon this weekend. If you’re looking for a race, there’s plenty to choose from. Here’s your list:
Weekend of Oct. 12-13:
— “Ran”toul in Color 5K
Before Michelle Mehnert raced in her fifth USA Triathlon Collegiate National Championships in April, she and dad, Ed, had a conversation about how she might perform in the race.
Ladies, don’t forget about the Women’s Fitness Run this weekend. It’s a great, longstanding race that benefits local charities.
Here’s your list of other races coming up:
Weekend of Oct. 5-6:
— Women’s Fitness Run