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» Running with Friends

l Run, You Run on Sunday, July 25

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Location:
various locations
Time:
various start times

Xtra Mile Running Fun Run on Monday, July 261 RSVP

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Location:
Xtra Mile Running
Map & Directions:
Time:
6:15 PM

Group Leaders

Jonathan CainGroup 1
Michael BalianGroup 2
Joe VukitsGroup 2
Grace WasielewskiGroup 3
Natasha AlleyGroup 4
Maggie MeersmanGroup 4
Diane CainGroup 5
Jennifer HillGroup 5

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Harper College Track Workout on Wednesday, July 28

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Location:
Harper College outdoor track
Map & Directions:
Time:
6:00 PM warmup/stretch and 6:15 PM strides

Group Leaders

Jonathan CainGroup 1
Michael BalianGroup 2
Joe VukitsGroup 2
Grace WasielewskiGroup 3
Natasha AlleyGroup 4
Maggie MeersmanGroup 4
Diane CainGroup 5
Jennifer HillGroup 5

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I Run, You Run on Saturday, July 31

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Location:
various locations
Time:
various start times

»Special Events

Fast Track Racing Team Kids Night on Thursday, August 5

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For The Future Fast Trackers....
All are invited to bring out the kids for a night on the track!


Join the Fast Track Racing Team on Thursday night, August 5th at the Harper College track for a night of racing, fitness, and fun!


This run is FREE for all kids!


The distances offered are 100 meters, 400 meters, and 1600 meters (a metric mile). There will also be other goodies and food for the kids.


Races start at 6:30 PM and event will end at 8:00 PM. Check in will begin at 6:00 PM. Full schedule will be posted closer to the event once we know how many kids will be entered in each event.

Location:
Harper College outdoor track
Map & Directions:
Time:
6:00 PM

Parents must register their children online.



Important note: There is no parking at the track. Parking is in Harper lots next to baseball field and tennis courts only.


In the event of bad weather, we will reschedule to Thursday, August 12th.


» Track Workouts

Our next outdoor track workout is on Wednesday, July 28, 2021 at Harper College.

Wednesday Night Track Workout

Progressive 3-5 mile repeats
(2:30 rest)
*Optional 500m after

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Wednesday Night Track Workout

Progressive 4x 400 (75 sec rest)
Progressive 3x 800 (90 sec rest)
Progressive 2x 1200 (2:00 rest)
1x 1600
Optional 500 at end

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Wednesday Night Track Workout

Progressive 5-8x 1000
90 sec rest
optional 500 after

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The Fast Track's Race Calendar and Personal Race Calendar features were programmed from scratch by the Team's webmaster, Steve Breese.  Please talk to him on the track or contact him if you have any questions or comments.


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» Next CARA Circuit Race

Saturday, July 31, 2021
5:00 PM: Chi-Town Miles
Distance: 1 Mile
Town: Chicago, IL
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(more info)
Location: Wilson Track at Montrose Beach
Address: 4400 N. Lake Shore Drive
Additional information: Hit the track for an evening of miles races under the lights! Races for all level of runner.
Race website: https://www.cararuns.org/chitownmiles


» Perseverance

Biggest Race Nuts — 2021

70 — 80 Miles

  1. Don Goers

60 — 70 Miles

  1. Matthew Jeromin
  2. Heather Hayes
  3. Tony Contillo

50 — 60 Miles

  1. Patrick Devitt
  2. Cherish Hairrell
  3. Glenn Carson

40 — 50 Miles

  1. Rachael Kanalas

30 — 40 Miles

  1. Mark Przybyla
  2. Jonathan Cain
  3. Barb McGovern

20 — 30 Miles

  1. Ivan Yank
  2. Steve Breese
  3. Volker Rose
  4. Frank Cira
  5. Kyle Coates
  6. Shane Petrelli
  7. Ken Love
  8. Grace Wasielewski

10 — 20 Miles

  1. Jason Moderi
  2. Wojciech Wilczynski
  3. Carole Clemente
  4. Michael Balian
  5. Joe Vukits
  6. David Kadolph

10 — 15 Races

  1. Rachael Kanalas

5 — 10 Races

  1. Heather Hayes
  2. Jonathan Cain
  3. Don Goers
  4. Matthew Jeromin
  5. Patrick Devitt
  6. Mark Przybyla
  7. Jason Moderi

1 — 5 Races

  1. Tony Contillo
  2. Barb McGovern
  3. Steve Breese
  4. Cherish Hairrell
  5. Ivan Yank
  6. Volker Rose
  7. Kyle Coates
  8. Ken Love
  9. Grace Wasielewski
  10. Shane Petrelli
  11. Frank Cira
  12. Brian Sweney
  13. Melissa Grandt

» Talent

Fast Track Racing Team's Top Racers

Male
  1. Frank Cira
  2. Matthew Jeromin
  3. Ivan Yank
  4. Patrick Devitt
  5. Ken Love
  6. Jonathan Cain
  7. Christopher Schiel
  8. Steve Breese
  9. Dan Oh
  10. Joe Vukits
Female
  1. Grace Wasielewski
  2. Lori Gonzalez
  3. Heather Hayes
  4. Natasha Alley
  5. Maggie Meersman
  6. Barb McGovern
  7. Lyndsay Palach
  8. Marie Billen
  9. Nicole Vukits
  10. Diane Cain
Age-Graded
  1. Grace Wasielewski
  2. Frank Cira
  3. Mark Przybyla
  4. Matthew Jeromin
  5. Volker Rose
  6. Patrick Devitt
  7. Brian Sweney
  8. Steve Breese
  9. Ken Love
  10. Jonathan Cain

See more on Top Finishers or Rankings pages.


» Hard Work


» Camaraderie

CARA Circuit Race Attendance

  1. Wintrust Lakefront 10 Miler
    9
  2. Quarryman Challenge
    5
  3. Spring Trail Chase 10K
    9
  4. Run for the Animals 10K
    7
  5. 4 on the 3rd

Upcoming CARA Circuit Races

  1. Chi-Town Miles
    4
  2. Summer Trail Chase 5K
    7
  3. Hidden Gem Half Marathon
    5
  4. Bucktown 5K
    3
  5. BoA Chicago Marathon
    7
  6. Pumpkin Chase 5K
    2

» Performance Tracking

Fast Track's Stats

Latest Runs


» Achievements

Fast Track Racing Team's Race Results from the Past 2 Weeks
 NameRaceDistance Time/PaceFinish PlaceAge Graded
Score
Brian SweneyWednesday, July 21, 2021
Chicago Full Moon Run
5K22:27
Mile Pace: 7:13.6
1st Place
M 60-64
72.9%
Melissa GrandtSaturday, July 17, 2021
Solon Beef Days 5k
5K45:43
Mile Pace: 14:42.9
125th Place Female
24th Place
(F 40-49)
33.8%
Don GoersSaturday, July 17, 2021
Adrenaline Races
Marathon4:35:01
Mile Pace: 10:29.4
1st Place
M 65-69
57.4%
Jonathan CainThursday, July 15, 2021
Sundowner 5k
5K18:29
Mile Pace: 5:56.0
3rd Place
M 35-39
73.7%
Jason ModeriThursday, July 15, 2021
Sundowner 5k
5K19:12
Mile Pace: 6:10.8
2nd Place
M 45-49
75.1%
Brian SweneyThursday, July 15, 2021
Sundowner 5k
5K22:35
Mile Pace: 7:16.1
2nd Place
M 60-64
72.5%
Cherish HairrellSunday, July 11, 2021
Lake Zurich Triathlon
(triathlon)1:40:12139th Overall
5th Place
(F 55-59)
Volker RoseSunday, July 11, 2021
Donot Stop Half Marathon
Half-Marathon1:23:46
Mile Pace: 6:23.4
1st Place
Overall Male
79.2%
Barb McGovernSunday, July 11, 2021
Donot Stop Half Marathon
Half-Marathon2:17:54
Mile Pace: 10:31.2
3rd Place
F 60-64
61.9%
Jason ModeriSunday, July 11, 2021
Donot Stop Half Marathon
10K39:32
Mile Pace: 6:21.7
1st Place
M 40-49
74.1%
Tony ContilloSaturday, July 10, 2021
Semper Running Half Marathon
Half-Marathon1:49:46
Mile Pace: 8:22.4
29th Place Male
4th Place
(M 50-54)
61.5%

»...& Celebration!

Upcoming Birthdays

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Fast Track Racing Team is a non-profit organization which mainly depends on our member dues to cover recurring costs such as track rental fees and insurance.  We also fund initiatives that benefit our members in areas such as race support, special projects, track equipment, supplies and promotions.  Below are PayPal buttons which provide members the opportunity to donate funds towards the betterment of our Team.  Any gift would be appreciated!

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