Fulton County

Last month, I ran in two races in one day. Today, I ran in one race but it was really a tale of two races, as I ran in the 3rd annual Trotting for Ta Tas 10K run in Canton, Fulton County. Read more »

Clinton County

I should have run the 10K today. I went down to Lake Carlyle in Clinton County to run in the second annual Body by Boyd (B3) Lake Carlyle run and I should have run the 10K. Read more »

Ogle County

Well I didn't get a merit badge or anything but yesterday I ran in the 9th Annual Girl Scouts of Northern Illinois Thin Mint Sprint, held at Camp Medill McCormick just outside of Stillman Valley. Read more »

Edwards County

Even though it is late August, I ran my first race in the high humidity today and it showed. Read more »

Lee County

"Everybody has a place to go back to and for me it is Dixon, place on the Rock River." This is a line delivered by Ronald Reagan in the movie "The Hasty Heart." Read more »

Knox County

"Run Forrest Run" is a line we all remember from the movie Forrest Gump. "Run Galesburg Run" is the name of a half marathon in Galesburg, Illinois, which I ran in today. Read more »

Bureau County

On an absolutely perfect day for running I ran in today's Conquer the Hill Half Marathon in Princeton, Illinois in Bureau County. What a good race! Read more »

Clark County

Second Place! It has a certain ring to it, doesn’t it? You have to be good to come in second place and today I came in second place in the first annual Race for the Heart 5k in Marshall, Illinois the county seat of Clark County. Read more »

Carroll County

No more snow! There I said it. It is February 23 and I am saying no to snow. Well ok, we are in the middle of an extended drought so I wouldn't mind some more snow this winter. Read more »

2012 in review

Well 2012 is history. It was not my greatest year ever for running, but it did have its moments, as I seek to run a race in each of Illinois' 102 counties. Read more »

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