Black Tri-Day Sale – Route 66 Half Distance Triathlon

Triathletes, The annual Black Tri-Day sale is taking place from midnight 11/27 to 11:00pm 11/29 so you can register for the Route 66 Half Distance Triathlon at the lowest price of the year $199. On those 2 days you can secure your place in a nationally recognized Half known for it’s Quality and Challenge for […]

Abe’s Trail Trek On Line Registration Closing Thursday Night (11/12)

Hello Runners, Final reminder that On Line Registration closes Thursday night at 11pm for the Nov. 14th Abe’s Trail Trek. Registrations are exceeding expectations and spots dwindling so please register by tomorrow night or the distance you want might be closed. We have ordered extra shirts but they will go quick so don’t delay register […]

Abe’s Trail Trek – Shirt Order Deadline & Race Quotas – Both are Coming Fast

Hello Trail Runners,   Shirt Order Deadline,   Sunday night Nov. 8th at 11pm is the shirt order deadline for the upcoming Abe’s Trail Trek at Panther Creek   If you want to be guaranteed a shirt in your gender and size please register by the deadline. We will order a few extra shirts but […]

Top 10 ish Reasons to Enter Abe’s Trail Trek on Nov. 14th

Hello Runners, Here are the Top 10 ish Reasons to Enter Abe’s Trail Trek on Nov. 14th The Amazing Venue & Trails Gender Specific Long Sleeve Race Shirt Finisher Medal for All Runners Wine for Quarter & Half Marathon Overall Winners Unique Overall and Age Group Awards Subway Post Race Lunch to Go Established Success […]

Out of the House & Into Abe’sTrail Trek

Race organizers for the upcoming Abe’s Trail Trek would like to invite all Trail Runners/Walkers and soon-to-be Trail Runners/Walkers to the 9th annual event occurring Nov. 14th. While Abe’s Trail Trek is in it’s 9th year, it’s only the 2nd year at Jim Edgar Panther Creek SFWA, which is an amazing, primitive nature area in […]

Run for Winer at Abe’s Trail Trek

Run for Wine at Abe’s Trail Trek at Drake Lake   Thanks to our friends at West of Wise Winery the Top 3 Overall Male and Female runners in the Quarter and Half Marathon will get Wine for their efforts.   Take a look at the Facebook post and see their Wine and Medals. Impressive […]

Abe’s Trail Trek at Drake Lake – Registration is Open

Hey Runners, Please see the info below about Abe’s Trail Trek at Drake Lake   Abe’s Trail Trek is in it’s 9th year and 2nd year at the Jim Edgar Panther Creek SFWA which is an amazing, primitive nature area in Illinois but not typical Il. terrain. On Nov. 14th runners can choose a 5k, […]

Abe’s Trail Trek On Line Registration is OPEN

Greetings Trail Runners, On Line Registration for the November 14th Abe’s Trail Trek at Drake Lake is NOW OPEN Please use the link below and register today. Registration Link   With the New Venue of Jim Edgar Panther Creek and Covid 19 News there is just too much to share in this post so please […]

Abe’s Trail Trek 2020 is Approved by DNR

Greetings Trail Runners,   After months of waiting, yesterday we received Approval from DNR to host Abe’s Trail Trek at Drake Lake on November 14th at Jim Edgar Panther Creek SFWA.   On that day runners can choose from a 5K, Quarter Marathon or Half Marathon all taking place on the trails around and between […]

Abe’s Mini & Pioneer Sprint Triathlons Cancelled

After considerable review the by the PORTA School Board with emphasis on safety for all, the Sept. 19th Abe’s Mini & Pioneer Sprint Triathlons are cancelled for 2020.  There was too much risk for the students and faculty with racers coming from several states to race.  While this was very sad news we understand the […]