Getting in the loop
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Club Sponsored Runs
Summer Fun Runs are held each Tuesday night at 6:30 p.m. on the North side of Meadowbrook Park in Urbana. A timed one mile run is followed by a three mile run with a 15 minute break between. Participants of all abilities are encourage to attend as you determine your own pace per mile. Fun runs at Meadowbrook Park are held during daylight savings hours only (April through October). Typically the time changes to 6 p.m. in late September to take advantage of what little sunlight remains.
Winter Fun Runs are held at the U of I Armory Track during the Winter months. The Indoor group meets at 6:30 p.m. to use the Armory Track. There is a fee to use this facility. The Outdoor Group meets at 6:00 p.m. to run 1 to 6 miles around Campus. Meet at the SW Entrance (corner of Gregory and Fourth Street.)
Speed Training sessions are held each Wednesday night at at 6:00 p.m. at the Urbana High School Track or the University of Illinois Arboretum. Workouts will be posted prior to Wednesdays. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you need further information. Speed workouts are held May through September. Workouts on 16 May/20Jun/8Aug/26Sep will take place at the Arboretum in Urbana. Click here for map location.
Mondays - Fridays
U of I Lunch Runs are run on the U of I campus during your lunch break. This is a fast paced group! Contact Pat Nowlan for more information.
Buffalo Trail run, Mahomet trails, 6:00 p.m., during Daylight Savings Time.
Run with the Buffalo. Trail running takes place at various locations. To keep informed, subscribe to cu-buffalo at Yahoo Groups
Full Moon Run take place on evenings of a full moon at the Mahomet Trails. You haven't lived until you've run through the Mahomet trails in the dark with the Buffalo. Subscribe to the Buffalo Runners Mailing List (see above) for details.
This fall, the club is taking a bus trip to Grand Rapids to run their marathon. Join us!