Illinois Aquathlon & Run for L;fe 5k & 10k Registration is Now Open

The Illinois Aquathlon will take place on July 13th at Drake Lake in the Jim Edgar Panther Creek SFWA and offers the Longest Distance Swim/Run combination in Illinois.
On that day you can choose from the Short Course with a 500 yard Swim & 2 mile Trail Run
The Long Course with a 1.2 mile Swim and 5 mile Trail Run or
the Ultra Course with a 2.4 mile Swim & 10 mile Trail Run
The perfect event to work on your open water swim, test your fitness for that fall A race or the increasingly popular SwimRun events and Otillo.
On Nov, 2nd the Run for L;fe 5k & 10k will be held at Weldon Springs State Park and offer a 5k Trail Run, a 5k Trail Fun Run/Walk and 10k Trail Run.
This is the First Year for the event which is being held to raise awareness to and the prevention of teen suicide. All profits go towards training teachers, aides, counselors and first responders on how to spot warning signs in at risk youth and what the next steps should look like.
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