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Calendar of 5K Races in Illinois

The 5K distance is the perfect introductory distance for novice runners, as well as a challenging test of endurance and speed for competitive runners. Casual runners who want to take their training to the next level can benefit greatly from a 5K race. The best part of a 5K race is that they are accessible to all fitness types, ages and levels.

Here you will find a listing of the 5K races registered with JogRunRace for Illinois.

Upcoming 5K races in Illinois

Sat, Jul 265K Run/Walk against Substance AbuseGeneva, IL
Sat, Jul 26St. John's "Run for Life" 5K run/walkWinfield, IL
Sat, Jul 26BEACON Pathway to Hope 5K Run/Walk, Kids Fun Run & Weight Loss ChallengeBelleville, IL
Sat, Jul 26Crusader 5KChampaign, IL
Sat, Jul 26No One Fights Cancer Alone 5k Run/Walk @ 9AMLake Villa, IL
Sat, Jul 26NIght Out Against Substance AbuseGeneva, IL
Sat, Jul 26Mud Mountain 5K XIXEdwardsville, IL
Sun, Jul 27MDA Calumet City Fire Fighters Fit to Fight 5KCalumet City, IL
Fri, Aug 1August Challenge-Everyone receives a medalChicago, IL
Sat, Aug 2The 2014 Top Gun Run: Second Flight (Springfield)Springfield, IL

Recent 5K races in Illinois

Fri, Jul 25FOTCOH 5kPeoria, IL
Sun, Jul 20Rock 'n' Roll Half Marathon & 5kChicago, IL
Sun, Jul 20UFD RNR Half/Mini 2014Chicago, IL
Sun, Jul 20FrogHops 5k and 10k Race Series - 4 of 4Libertyville, IL
Sun, Jul 20"Freedom Frog" 5k & 10k RunLibertyville, IL
Sat, Jul 19Sunset Half Marathon, 10k & 5k ...Hoffman Estates, IL
Sat, Jul 192nd Annual Freeburg Community High School Cross Country Run With A Purpose: 5k Run/Walk and Kids' Fun RunSmithton, IL
Sat, Jul 19Alexian Brothers Fitness for America Sports Fest Sunset Half Marathon, 10k and 5kHoffman Estates, IL
Sat, Jul 191st annual Save the Dawgs 5k run/walkBridgeport, IL
Sat, Jul 19ONYX Scholarship Scoot 5KOttawa, IL

New/Updated 5K races in Illinois

Sat, Jul 26Crusader 5KChampaign, IL
Sat, Jul 26No One Fights Cancer Alone 5k Run/Walk @ 9AMLake Villa, IL
Sat, Jul 26Mud Mountain 5K XIXEdwardsville, IL
Fri, Aug 1August Challenge-Everyone receives a medalChicago, IL
Sat, Aug 2The 2014 Top Gun Run: Second Flight (Springfield)Springfield, IL
Sat, Aug 25k Chocolate Party Chicago is now TheChocolate5KChicago, IL
Sat, Aug 2The 2014 Top Gun Run: Second Flight (Chicago)Chicago, IL
Sat, Aug 2Run4RaleyPhilo, IL
Sat, Aug 2Fight for the FinishEffingham, IL
Sat, Aug 2Blacklight Run - St. LouisSauget, IL
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