Other Area Races

The Springfield Road Runners Club will post information about non-club racing events in the Central Illinois area free of charge. We cannot answer questions about these races, so please click the "more info" button in the listing to be connected to the race page. 


For a list of SRRC races and partner events click here.

If you would like to promote your race for FREE on this page, please click the "Submit My Race" button.  Thanks!


Event Name: 33rd Annual Shoreline Classic

Location: Decatur

Distance(s): 5K 15K

Date/Time: 10/2/22

Race highlights:: Challenging run along the shores of Lake Decatur, great competition in all categories. Great post party. Awards are beautiful and changing this year.


Event Name: IL Sheriffs' Association 2nd Annual "We Run Blue 5K & 1-mile Walk"

Location: Rochester Community Park

Distance(s): 5K - 3.1 miles

Date/Time: Saturday, October 22, 2022; Fri pickup for those registered online, 7am onsite registration and 8am Race steps off

Race highlights: IL Sheriffs' Association supports the 102 Sheriff's Offices across Illinois. Proceeds from this 5K will go towards those support efforts for much needed safety equipment, officer training, recruitment assistance, youth scholarships, following important legislation and other resources your Sheriffs' need!


Our 5K is in conjunction with the Rochester Library Fall Festival and events will take place all day in the park once the race concludes. 9am - 3pm. Please plan to join us and sign up on RaceRoster.com at the link above! Have questions? Contact Lynn Saputo, ISA Membership & Marketing at 217-753-2372 ext. 113 Thanks for your Support!


Event Name: CCHC Turkey Trot 5k Walk/Run

Location: Washington Park Picnic Pavilion, Springfield, IL

Distance(s): 5k

Date/Time: 11/12/22, check in 7a.m.

Event starts at 9a.m.


Race highlights: This is an untimed fun-run fundraiser for Central Counties Health Centers, a Springfield, IL health center which has been providing medical, dental and behavioral health treatment for over 20 years to anyone who comes through out doors.


Event Name: River Bottom Country Runs for St. Jude

Location: 18298 Zimmerman Road, Deer Creek, IL 61733

Distance(s): 5K, Half Marathon Relay, Half Marathon

Date/Time: 06/10/2023

Web or registration link:: https://www.facebook.com/RiverBottomRuns/

Race highlights:

Are You Country Strong? River Bottom Country Runs for St Jude returns for our 6th Annual race on June 10, 2023 @ 7:00AM It will feature a 5K, Half Marathon and two-person Half Marathon Relay that will test your strength and agility as you navigate central Illinois' finest farm country. These scenic runs start with a .25 mile hill and then flatten out for the remainder of the course. All races are out and back style ending downhill, making your last mile your fastest!


New for 2023: A water cannon for the Half Marathon course, courtesy of Goodfield Fire Department! 


Packet Pick-Up is RACE DAY ONLY starting at 6am. All proceeds will benefit the world renowned St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Stay up to date with the latest information for this event and view course maps at: https://www.facebook.com/RiverBottomRuns/