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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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Race Calendar

Saturday, July 9, 2022
7:00 AM: Christmas in July Half Marathon and 5K Chicago
Longest Race: Half-Marathon
2nd Longest: 5K 
Town: Elk Grove Village, IL
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Location: Busse Forest - South Grove 16
Online Registration: https://runsignup.com/Race/IL/ElkGrove/ChristmasinJulyHalfMarathonand5KChicago?raceRefCode=0c7wq0AC&remMeAttempt=https://runsignup.com/Race/IL/ElkGrove/ChristmasinJulyHalfMarathonand5KChicago?raceRefCode=0c7wq0AC&remMeAttempt=
Source(s): W

Sunday, July 10, 2022
7:00 AM: Lake Zurich Triathlon
Distance: Olympic Distance
Town: Lake Zurich, IL
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Location: Paulus Park
Address: 200 S Rand Road Lake Zurich IL
Race website: https://runsignup.com/Race/IL/LakeZurich/ETLakeZurichTriathlonhttps://runsignup.com/Race/IL/LakeZurich/ETLakeZurichTriathlon

Saturday, July 16, 2022
8:00 AM: Grayslake 5K
Distance: 5K
Town: Grayslake, IL
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8:00 AM: The Champions Run 5K & 10K
Longest Race: 10K
2nd Longest: 5K 
Town: Palatine, IL
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Location: Deer Grove East
Address: 1599 Pepper Tree Dr
Additional information: Challenge yourself on Saturday, July 16, 2022 at Deer Grove East and then reward yourself after at Tap House Grill in Palatine, IL for the Champions Run 5K and 10K.
Registration Fee: 50
Online Registration: https://runsignup.com/Race/Info/IL/Palatine/ChampionsRunhttps://runsignup.com/Race/Info/IL/Palatine/ChampionsRun

Thursday, July 21, 2022
7:00 PM: Sundowner 5K
Distance: 5K
Town: Joliet, IL
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Location: Pilcher Park
Address: 201 Gougar Rd.
Additional information: Parking is limited and fills up in Pilcher Park. Recommend parking in remote lots and using free shuttles. See race website for parking map. All runners will be treated to a post-race cookout in the pavilion. While the menu may vary from year to year, past post-race party menus have included hamburgers, hot dogs, veggie burgers, chicken sandwiches, chips, cookies, and beer.
Race website: http://www.jpdrun3.com/Sundowner-5k.php
Online Registration: https://jolietpark.activityreg.com
Source(s): W

Saturday, July 23, 2022
6:00 PM: Christmas in July Endurance Races
Distance: Marathon Relay
Town: Lisle, IL
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Saturday, July 30, 2022
5:00 PM: Chi-Town Miles
Distance: 1 Mile
Town: Chicago, IL
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Location: Montrose Beach Wilson Track
Address: Lake Shore Dr. and Wilson Dr.
Additional information: 5:00 p.m. - Kids Dash 1/4 Mile (1 Lap / 400 meters)​
5:45 p.m. - Open L One-Mile (Entries 10:30 to 15:00+)
6:00 p.m. - Open K One-Mile (Entries 9:11 to 10:10)
6:15 p.m. - Open J One-Mile (Entries 8:00 to 9:10)
6:30 p.m. - Open I One-Mile (Entries 7:30 to 8:00)
6:45 p.m. - Open H One-Mile (Entries 7:00 to 7:30)
7:00 p.m. - Open G One-Mile (Entries 6:50 to 7:00)
7:12 p.m. - Open F One-Mile (Entries 6:30 to 6:48)
7:24 p.m. - Open E One-Mile (Entries 6:00 to 6:30)
7:36 p.m. - Open D One-Mile (Entries 5:55 to 6:00)
7:48 p.m. - Open C One-Mile (Entries 5:30 to 5:55)
8:00 p.m. - Open B One-Mile (Entries 5:10 to 5:30)
8:10 p.m. - Open A One-Mile (Entries 4:52 to 5:06)
8:20 p.m. - Open Women One-Mile (Entries 5:45 to 6:20)
8:30 p.m. - Open Men One-Mile (Entries 4:30 to 4:50)
8:40 p.m. - Top Women One-Mile (Entries 4:48 to 5:42)
8:50 p.m. - Top Men One-Mile (Entries 4:02 to 4:28)
Registration Fee: $35 through 7/5, then $39 till 7/28
Race website: https://www.cararuns.org/chitownmiles
Online Registration: https://register.hakuapp.com/?event=3773f3959f758f11ea4f
Source(s): CW

Sunday, July 31, 2022
8:00 AM: Summer Sizzler 5K
Longest Race: Half-Marathon
2nd Longest: 10K 
3rd Longest: 5K 
Town: Wheaton, IL
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Location: Danada Forest Preserve
Address: 3S580 Naperville Road
Race website: https://runsignup.com/Race/IL/Wheaton/SummerSizzlerChicagohttps://runsignup.com/Race/IL/Wheaton/SummerSizzlerChicago
Source(s): W

Thursday, August 4, 2022
7:00 PM: Dublin Irish Festival 5K
Distance: 5K
Town: Dublin, OH
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Location: Dublin, OH 43017
Address: 13 S High St Dublin OH 43017
Race website: https://runsignup.com/Race/OH/Dublin/dif5khttps://runsignup.com/Race/OH/Dublin/dif5k
Online Registration: https://runsignup.com/Race/Register/?raceId=6356https://runsignup.com/Race/Register/?raceId=6356

Saturday, August 6, 2022
7:00 AM: Run For Walk 5K
Distance: 5K
Town: Evanston, IL
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Location: Ryan Field
Address: 1501 Central St Evanston IL 60208
Registration Fee: $40.00
Race website: https://www.runreg.com/northwestern-athletics-randy-walker-5k
Online Registration: https://www.runreg.com/northwestern-athletics-randy-walker-5k

Sunday, August 21, 2022
7:30 AM: Alpine Races 10 Miler
Distance: 10 Mile
Town: Lake Zurich, IL
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Location: Lake Zurich
Address: Breezewald Park 125 N. Old Rand Rd.
Registration Fee: $59
Race website: https://runsignup.com/Race/IL/LakeZurich/AlpineRaceshttps://runsignup.com/Race/IL/LakeZurich/AlpineRaces
Online Registration: https://runsignup.com/Race/Register/?raceId=70070https://runsignup.com/Race/Register/?raceId=70070
Source(s): CW

Saturday, August 27, 2022
8:00 AM: Parkie's 5K
Distance: 5K
Town: Bolingbrook, IL
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Location: Bolingbrook Recreation & Aquatic Complex (BRAC)
Address: 200 Lindsey Lane
Online Registration: https://runsignup.com/Race/IL/Bolingbrook/Parkies5khttps://runsignup.com/Race/IL/Bolingbrook/Parkies5k
Source(s): W

Sunday, August 28, 2022
7:00 AM: Fort2Base - 10NM and 3NM
Longest Race: 11.5 Miles
2nd Longest: 3.5 Miles 
Town: Great Lakes, IL
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Location: Great Lakes Naval Station
Additional information: There are discounts for veterans
Registration Fee: $65
Race website: https://www.fort2base.com/
Online Registration: https://fort2base.raceentry.com/races/fort2base-run/2022/register

Sunday, September 4, 2022
7:30 AM: Crystal Lake Half Marathon
Distance: Half-Marathon
Town: Crystal Lake, IL
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Race website: https://raceroster.com

Saturday, September 10, 2022
6:30 AM: Last Chance BQ Marathon
Distance: Marathon
Town: Geneva, IL
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Race website: http://www.bq2races.com/last-chance-bq-2
Source(s): W

7:30 AM: Hidden Gem Half Marathon
Distance: Half-Marathon
Town: Flossmoor, IL
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Location: downtown Flossmoor
Address: 1101 Douglas Ave
Additional information: ABOUT THE HIDDEN GEM HALF MARATHON

USATF Certified (#IL19008NM) course
CARA Certified (21008) Half Marathon
CARA 2022 Circuit Race

Parking locations:
Infant Jesus of Prague School, 1101 Douglas Avenue
Parker Junior High School, 2810 School Street
Western Avenue School, 940 Western Avenue
Flossmoor METRA Station South Parking, 1113 Sterling Avenue

Water, energy drinks, and snacks will be available along the course at numerous aid stations. Food and drinks will be available to participants at the finish line.
The entire course is paved and accessible for people with disabilities.
The Hidden Gem Half Marathon will not, for any reason, issue refunds for registrations made online, by mail or on race weekend unless the 2022 race is canceled due to Covid-related reasons. In this case, a refund or credit will be issued.
Please Note: No dogs, strollers, bikes, or rollerblades are allowed in the race.
Registration Fee: $80
Race website: https://www.hiddengemhalf.com/
Online Registration: https://thedriven.net/event-registration/site.race_reg/eid/41115014678
Source(s): CW

Saturday, September 17, 2022
6:00 AM: 55th Anniversary Wo-Zha-Wa Run 5K and 10K
Longest Race: 10K
2nd Longest: 5K 
Town: Wisconsin Dells, WI
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Location: JustAgame Field House
Address: 200 La Crosse St
Additional information: Price: $35.00 Race Fee + $3.10 SignUp Fee
Registration: Price increases to $40.00 after August 20, 2022 at 11:59pm CDT
Registration Fee: $35
Race website: https://runsignup.com/Race/WI/WisconsinDells/55thAnniversaryWoZhaWaRun20225Khttps://runsignup.com/Race/WI/WisconsinDells/55thAnniversaryWoZhaWaRun20225K
Online Registration: https://runsignup.com/Race/Register/?raceId=129779&eventId=608891https://runsignup.com/Race/Register/?raceId=129779&eventId=608891

Sunday, September 18, 2022
7:00 AM: Fox Valley Marathon
Longest Race: Marathon
2nd Longest: 20 Mile 
3rd Longest: Half-Marathon 
Town: St. Charles, IL
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Sunday, September 25, 2022
6:00 AM: Berlin Marathon
Distance: Marathon
Town: , IL
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Location: Berlin, Germany

6:00 AM: Berlin Marathon
Distance: Marathon
Town: , IL
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Location: Berlin, Germany

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