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LRC to Open a Microbrewery Tap Room! April Fools?

The LRC is finally getting a clubhouse! With nearly 5 years of building this running community and the unfortunate (but timely) closure of Mischief’s Brewing Coffee & Tea Shoppe located at 725 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Libertyville, it’s time to … Continue reading

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LRC Fourth Year In Review

I usually get bored with things after 3 years so it’s telling when I’m more excited about something than when it first began. For things that keep getting better, LRC is in rare company with Melissa (how’s that for kissing … Continue reading

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Meet the LRC – Patti Greer Spotlight 2017

Patti Greer (from Gurnee) stumbled on LRC’s Facebook page two years ago. She was pleased to find a club that encouraged everyone to run regardless of ability or goals, pace or distance. Along the trails and roads we run, Patti discovered a wealth of … Continue reading

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LRC Third Year in Review

What is a running club? Moreover, what is the goal of a running club? For 3 years now, the LRC has set out to redefine what one is and what it can do. At our core, we provide runners with the means to … Continue reading

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Meet the LRC – October Member Spotlight 2016

  Meet Dan, he’s a bit nuts. This is a common trait among the successful ultrarunner. How else do you explain someone who pushes themselves to run so far, for so long, often times in dangerous conditions? In other words, Dan – like … Continue reading

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Meet the LRC – September Member Spotlight 2016

  By now, you’ve likely seen the Charles family at an LRC run: Kaya leading the speedsters on her bike at a Saturday long run, Joseph running with Sebastian in the jogger to meet us between his house and the … Continue reading

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Meet the LRC – August Member Spotlight 2016

You’re likely familiar with JulieAnn as a volunteer at LRC events: Dog Days of Summer 3K, Run of the Dead Elimination Run, Chicago Marathon Mile 23 Party Station. But that’s not to say she doesn’t run. In fact, she just finished … Continue reading

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Meet the LRC – July Member Spotlight 2016

Meet Ken – he likes photography and long walks on the beach and… Seriously though, he is an avid scuba diver; that’s kind of like walking on the beach. In the beach. And he was one of the photographers that provided us … Continue reading

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Meet the LRC – June Member Spotlight 2016

Today is Global Running Day (A.K.A. –  National Running Day) – a global initiative aimed at encouraging people to live healthy, fitter lives. Since the beginning of the LRC, I’ve come across many inspiring stories of healthy transformations, from our very first … Continue reading

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Meet the LRC – April Member Spotlight 2016

Matt has been on my list of people to write about for a long time. However, I thought it would be best to do so when we could join him in celebrating his achievement of not only completing 50 marathons before he turns … Continue reading

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