Thank you for visiting the home of the Illinois Valley Striders (IVS) running club. Our mission is to promote wellness through running and walking activities, while striving to enhance our community. We hope this site helps to serve that mission by providing current and prospective club members with the latest news and events in our local running community.
Halloween Night Run - Virtual option is available as well!
IVS Memorial 9-11 Virtual Run
Registration Now Open - Run, walk, jog, hike - 9.11 miles or 9.11 Km between 9/4 and 9/13. Support our First Responders - Register and/or Donate Today!
Support the proposed 25 mile Hanna City Trail:
Please Sign the Petition
Sept, 7, 2020 Bridge to Bridge 4 Mile cancelled - See you at the IVS 9-11 Memorial Virtual Run
IVS Fall Classic 12k has been cancelled for 2020 - See you in '21
2020 Kids Series Cancelled .See you in '21
Now with IVS Grand Prix Discount
Membership: Automatic Renewal is now available. Avoid the annoying renewal emails, and keep your IVS membership current, by selecting the Auto Renewal Membership level (Credit Card payment only). Opt out of Auto Renewal by selecting the Annual Renewal membership level (Pay by cash, check, or credit card).
2020 IVS Grand Prix Schedule online.
2020 IVS Grand Prix Registration Now Open.
2021 IVS Race Countdown
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