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Race Calendar

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014
6:15 PM: 2014 Summer Sunset and Family Races
Longest Race: 5K
2nd Longest: 1 Mile 
Town: Geneva, IL
Join these Dick Pond Fast Track Racing Team members at this race:
1 Mile:
5K:Elena Shemyakina Michael McCahey
(more info)
Location: Geneva Community High School Complex
Address: 416 McKinley Ave., Geneva
Registration Fee: $30
Race website: http://www.foxrivertrailrunners.org/
Online Registration: http://raceroster.com/events/2014/2986/2014-summer-sunset
Source(s): W

Friday, August 1st, 2014
6:30 PM: Twilight Mission Run and Walk
Distance: 5K
Town: Mount Prospect, IL
Join these Dick Pond Fast Track Racing Team members at this race:
5K:Jonathan Cain
(more info)
Location: Neighborhood Streets of Mt. Prospect
Address: 100 South School Street
Additional information: Saint Paul Lutheran Church and School is offering you a remarkable opportunity to join us
our upcoming event. "The Church Has Left the Building" is a servant event in which
nearly 400 individuals of all ages give back to the community! Whether it be a home
improvement project for a resident in need, local food pantry collection, clean-up at local
parks, packing backpacks with school supplies for children in need, Hat of
Hope visit to local hospitals, special projects for Feed My Starving Children... and MORE!
We are hosting a 5K Run/3K Walk and Kids Dash to raise funds for this special
community event. There will be FOOD, MUSIC and this year CHIP TIMING!!!!!!!!!!!
Also there will be babysitting for those of you who do not want to race with your little ones...BUT keep in mind jogging strollers, dogs, etc are welcome!

Registration Fee: $30
Race website: http://www.saintpaulmissionrun.com
Online Registration: http://www.saintpaulmissionrun.com
Source(s): A,O,T, W

Saturday, August 2nd, 2014
7:00 AM: Zooma Women's Chicago Half Marathon
Longest Race: Half Marathon
2nd Longest: 10K 
Town: Burnham Park, IL
Join these Dick Pond Fast Track Racing Team members at this race:
10K:
Half Marathon:Sarah Mahaney
(more info)

Registration Fee: 105.00

Thursday, August 7th, 2014
7:00 PM: Firefly 5k
Distance: 5K
Town: Channahon, IL
Join these Dick Pond Fast Track Racing Team members at this race:
5K:Jonathan Cain Michael McCahey
(more info)

Race website: http://www.channahonpark.org/2014-Summer/special-events/Firefly5K.php
Source(s): a

Saturday, August 9th, 2014
7:00 AM: ZOOMA Chicago Half Marathon & 10K
Longest Race: Half Marathon
2nd Longest: 10K 
Town: Chicago, IL
Join these Dick Pond Fast Track Racing Team members at this race:
10K:
Half Marathon:Ken Cunningham
(more info)
Location: Park at Lakeshore East
Registration Fee: $105
Race website: http://zoomarun.com/chicago/
Online Registration: http://zoomarun.com/chicago/chicago-registration/
Source(s): CW

7:00 AM: Paavo Nurmi Marathon
Distance: Marathon
Town: Hurley, WI
Join these Dick Pond Fast Track Racing Team members at this race:
Marathon:Denise Hefferin
(more info)


8:00 AM: Run Thru Hell
Longest Race: 10 Mile
2nd Longest: 4.8 Miles 
Town: Hell, MI
Join these Dick Pond Fast Track Racing Team members at this race:
4.8 Miles:
10 Mile:Jonathan Cain
(more info)

Address: 10866 Cedar Lake Rd Hell, MI
Additional information: The ORIGINAL Run Thru Hell - a classic race through the infamous Hell, Michigan.

Trophy to overall Male and Female
Trophy to overall Master Male and Female
Trophy to overall Grandmaster Male and Female
Trophy to overall Senior Male and Female
Trophies to the first 7 places in each age group
Registration Fee: $25
Race website: http://www.gaultracemanagement.com/PDF/RunThruHell.pdf
Online Registration: https://runsignup.com/Race/MI/Hell/THERunThruHellhttps://runsignup.com/Race/MI/Hell/THERunThruHell

Sunday, August 10th, 2014
7:00 AM: Naperville sprint Triathlon
Distance: Sprint Distance
Town: Naperville, IL
(more info)
Location: Centennial Park

8:00 AM: USAT Age Group Nationals
Longest Race: Olympic Distance
2nd Longest: Sprint Distance 
Town: Milwaukee, WI
Join these Dick Pond Fast Track Racing Team members at this race:
Sprint Distance:Karen Sersen
Olympic Distance:Amanda Marek Bill Gilmore
(more info)


Sunday, August 17th, 2014
6:00 AM: Woodridge Rotary Mini-Triathlon
Distance: Sprint Distance
Town: Woodridge, IL
(more info)

Registration Fee: 54
Race website: http://www.woodridgerotary.org/index.cfm?display=pages&pageid=8661&sub=l

8:00 AM: Lisle Windrunner 10K
Distance: 10K
Town: Lisle, IL
Join these Dick Pond Fast Track Racing Team members at this race:
10K:Jason Moderi Scott Pahl Peter Van Gemmeren
(more info)
Location: Danada Forest Preserve
Address: 3S580 Naperville Rd.
Registration Fee: $33-online; $35-race day
Race website: http://www.windrunners.org/Windrunner10K.htm

9:00 AM: Big Wild Life Marathon
Distance: Marathon
Town: Anchorage, AK, IL
Join these Dick Pond Fast Track Racing Team members at this race:
Marathon:Carol Kopman
(more info)


Sunday, August 24th, 2014
6:00 AM: MuckFest MS Chicago
Distance: 5K
Town: , IL
(more info)

Additional information: Rally friends to muck it at the first-ever MuckFest MS Chicago, where the forecast is windy with a chance of muck. You and your friends will run, swing, slosh, climb & laugh your way through a 5K course of incredible obstacles and muddy pits, trenches and craters. It's not just about the fun, there's also a mission behind the muck: 100% of your fundraising dollars go back to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Have a blast and make a difference!
Race website: http://main.nationalmssociety.org
Online Registration: https://secure3.convio.net

7:00 AM: Peapod Half Madness Half Marathon
Distance: Half Marathon
Town: Batavia, IL
Join these Dick Pond Fast Track Racing Team members at this race:
Half Marathon:Barbara Lynn Scott Pahl Christopher Beattie Ruth Cogswell Renee Kawecki Mark Falkingham Jason Moderi Nick Schneigert Hans Wenzel Dan Forde Carolyn Minear Ken Hannah Andy Chen Tom Meersman
(more info)
Location: Island Park, Downtown Batavia
Address: North Island Ave and Houston Street (Behind the McDonalds)
Registration Fee: 65
Race website: http://halfmadness.com/
Online Registration: https://www.signmeup.com/site/reg/register.aspx?fid=JJ2V5J7https://www.signmeup.com/site/reg/register.aspx?fid=JJ2V5J7
Source(s): W

7:00 AM: Fort2Base 10 & 3 Nautical Miles
Longest Race: 11.5 Miles
2nd Longest: 3.5 Miles 
Town: North Chicago, IL
Join these Dick Pond Fast Track Racing Team members at this race:
3.5 Miles:Diane Cain Gina Linze Sam Rizzo Riley Spankowski
11.5 Miles:Aneta Ziemianska Mick Brown Michael McCahey Mark Przybyla Mike Cabanski Matthew Abbott Matthew Jeromin Scott Mangum Kelly McGovern Matt Aschbacher Leslie Kelpsch Lisa Binetti Lindsey Thompson Lily Murillo Lisa Czepiel Michelle Gallagher Moira Herbert Bill Gilmore Veronika Tylova Jenny Randolph Terry Anderson Derick Anhalt Serj Martinez Sarah Peterson Steve Breese Roland Echague Robert Klawans Rob Chenoweth Charles Perkins Paul Harris Nikhil Byanna Katie Romano Karen Sersen Eric Erspamer Donna Rizzo Donna Healy Dan Kirchen DJ Moloney Dave Randolph Daniel Pintar Christine Bell Jonathan Cain Bianca Thai Brooke Williams Barb McGovern Brandon Gittelman Brad Voehringer Emily Moore John Wall Joe Vukits Jeremy Ruston Jacquelyn Sylte Pablo Ramirez Jennifer Locke Jennifer Pfaff Jacqui Giuliano John Brazda Rich Heffron Pamela Kowalczyk Grace Wasielewski Ryan Giuliano Gina Linze Steven Gerson Barry Brandt
(more info)
Location: Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science (must park here)
Address: 3333 Greenbay Road
Additional information: Team tent will NOT be setup at Fort2Base.

Only the 10 NM race counts towards CARA and Team scoring. The 3 NM only counts towards Team's 7 race requirement.

10 NAUTICAL MILES = approx 11.5 miles.
Registration Fee: $75-10 NM; $40-3 NM
Race website: http://fort2base.com/
Source(s): CAW

7:30 AM: 13.Wine Half Marathon
Distance: Half Marathon
Town: Baroda, MI
Join these Dick Pond Fast Track Racing Team members at this race:
Half Marathon:Dan Craychee Kristen Kaseeska
(more info)
Location: Baroda, MI
Address: 9214 First St, Baroda, MI
Race website: http://www.michiganwinetrailhalf.com/

7:30 AM: The Biggest Loser RunWalk at Six Flags Great America
Longest Race: 10K
2nd Longest: 5K 
3rd Longest: 1 Mile 
Town: Gurnee, IL
(more info)
Location: Six Flag Great America
Address: 1 Great America Parkway
Additional information: The Biggest Loser RunWalk Series is coming to Six Flags Great America! Dan and Jackie Evans, who are Season 5's contestants from the TV hit series "The Biggest Loser", will offer an inspirational run to all! It consist of three, different races: 5K,10k, and Kids 1 Mile Fun Run. So come and hit the pavement while tickets last!
Registration Fee: Prices Vary (see website for pricing)
Race website: http://www.biggestloserrunwalk.com/SixFlags_Great_America_race
Online Registration: http://www.biggestloserrunwalk.com
Source(s): W

Saturday, August 30th, 2014
8:00 AM: Run the Runway at CEA 5K
Longest Race: 5K
2nd Longest: 1 Mile 
Town: Wheeling, IL
Join these Dick Pond Fast Track Racing Team members at this race:
1 Mile:
5K:Steve Breese
(more info)
Location: Chicago Executive Airport (formerly Palwaukee)
Address: 1020 Plant Rd
Additional information: Join us at Chicago Executive Airport in Wheeling, IL for this rare opportunity to run or walk on actual runways and taxiways! After the race, stick around to enjoy a free static aircraft display and food available for purchase from a lineup of Chicago area food trucks! The food trucks and aircraft display will be available from 10:00am – 3:00pm. All proceeds from and donations to the event will benefit the CABAA (Chicago Area Business Aviation Association) Scholarship Foundation, which provides scholarships to promote professional development and business aviation careers. No dogs, strollers or skates, please.
Registration Fee: $35.00
Race website: http://www.chiexec.com/
Online Registration: https://events.r20.constantcontact.com

Sunday, August 31st, 2014
7:00 AM: The Magnificent Mile Chicago Women's Half Marathon
Distance: Half Marathon
Town: Chicago, IL
(more info)
Location: Grant Park
Race website: http://www.womenshalfchicago.com/event-details/registration
Online Registration: http://www.womenshalfchicago.com/event-details/registration

8:00 AM: Buffalo Grove Stampede
Longest Race: 10K
2nd Longest: 5K 
Town: Buffalo Grove, IL
Join these Dick Pond Fast Track Racing Team members at this race:
5K:Carol Kopman Charles Perkins Tom Pizzo Pete Haas Dan Dworzynski Jim Fergus Jennifer Hill Ewa Wadowski Richard Elisu Rick Sandusky
10K:Aneta Ziemianska Joe Chytla Moira Herbert Michelle Gallagher Michael McCahey Mark Przybyla Mike Cabanski Matthew Abbott Leslie Kelpsch Karen Sersen Jeff Horler Julie Bergeson Jeremy Ruston Ray Gobis Rob Chenoweth Robert Klawans Veronika Tylova Timothy Krentz Chrisy Tang Susan Fernandez Jean Link Sarah Mahaney Christopher Beattie Steve Schaefers Ryan Berba Richie Siok Jr Roland Echague Robert Kern Jon Chermak Jennifer Goette Jennifer Locke Dave Randolph Daniel Pintar Dan Forde Christina Mendoza Christine Bell Christin Kaltenbronn Brooke Williams Brad Voehringer Isabella Alansari Barry Brandt Amit Riswadkar DJ Moloney Donna Healy Paula Eischen Jennifer Pfaff Israel Alberto Ian Rogenski Rich Heffron Pamela Kowalczyk Nick Schneigert Grace Wasielewski Steven Gerson John Wall Erika Chermak Erica Alansari Eric Erspamer Amanda Strobel
(more info)
Location: Mike Rylko Community Park
Address: 951 McHenry Rd.
Additional information: Team tent WILL be setup at the Buffalo Grove Stampede.

NOTE: Start times and entry fees are still TBD by the Buffalo Grove Park District. (Please removed this note upon updating these fields with the 2014 information)
Registration Fee: $25
Race website: http://bgparks.org/event/fall/stampede.aspx
Source(s): CAW


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