The Hillstriders Running Club is a community running club with members of all abilities. Our members run for the fun of it and also compete in 5 Km races thru ultra marathon events. The Hillstriders also provide race support to many local community efforts via race management, volunteers, equipment and results
5Km run/walk held on Thanksgiving day at Lippold park in Crystal Lake. Monetary and non-perishable food donations are collected and donated to the Crystal Lake Food Pantry
We have over 125 members with a diverse interest of short and long distance running, walking and several triathletes.
Located in Cary IL, proceeds from the race benefit McHenery county high school runners in the form of $3000 schlarships