There are lots of great runs on the 10th of May this 2014, in the Chicagoland area. There are all types of levels and themes to choose from within a 100 mile spread. We are blessed with an abundance of great events throughout the year in cities and towns surrounding Chicago. Some of the great runs and themes on May 10th include: moms, adventure, schools, disabilities, nature, local charities, music, and additionally some include great causes.
For moms and kids, check out the "Heart Momma Run" benefiting Prader-Wills Syndrome Assoc. starting at 10am at the Hickory Creek Forest Preserve, see website http://muddymonk.com/ for more information.
For advanced adventure seekers, check out the "Tough Mudder Run" in Genoa City, Wi (1.5 hr from Chicago), see website http://toughmudder.com/ for more information.
For local schools, check out the "7th Nancy Young Dolphin Dash" in Aurora benefiting PTA and school programs for District 204 starting at 8:30am, see website http://www.active.com/aurora-il/running/distance-running-races/7th-annual-nancy-young-dolphin-dash-aurora-il-2014
For help with disabilities, check out the "Epilepsy 5k " starting at 8am, see website http://epilepsychicago.donordrive.com .
For garden lovers, check out the "Apple Blossom Run" in Bartlett starting at 8am, see website http://bartlettparks.org.
For benefiting the local food pantry in Batavia, check out the "Bridge To Bridge Run", see website http://www.bridgetobridgerace.org/about/ .
For music lovers, check out the "Groovin In The Grove Run" in Downers Grove starting at 9am, benefiting Sharing Connection Furniture Bank, see website http://www.eventbrite.com/e/25th-annual-groovin-in-the-grove-5k-race-little-groovers-races-registration-10087924253
The are many more fitness and fundraisers throughout the season to look forward to in this beautiful area we live in called Chicagoland (Chicago and surrounding suburbs throughout Illinois). Wishing everyone a happy and healthy year ahead. In the hopes we all in the community, can can get out to enjoy as many outdoors events with special friends and family this year as possible.