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Sat August 5, 2023 Aurora, IL 60504 US



Have you ever doubted yourself?  

Have you ever heard that little voice that tries to tell you that you're not strong enough to weather the storm? 

Well now is the time to step up and say.... "I AM THE STORM!"

Challenge yourself to a 5k or 10k race or need a virtual option register here

This event is a celebration of our strength.  Of our ability to overcome obstacles and challenge the mountains that lie before us or that we have put behind us.  If you're running in honor of a friend or loved one, or celebrating your own victory over cancer, health challenges, abuse, or any of the challenges live throws at us, this is your event! Unable to attend our Live Event!  Click here to participate virtually!

Race Location:

Waubonsie Lake Park
998 Kautz Rd
Aurora, IL

Race Day:

Packet Pickup:  Race Day only beginning at 7:45 am
Please have your QR Code ready when you arrive at packet pickup

Race start time for both the 5k and 10k will be at 9:00 AM

All participants will receive a Finisher Medal and race results will be posted live online at: 


Age group awards will be given to the Top Overall Male/Female and then top 3 in age group categories (19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and over)


Results:  Race results will be posted live during the race at:



If you would like to be a sponsor for this event, please use the contact us form below.  


Race Swag

Your Registration Includes
Race Bib
Finisher Medal



Please consider making a donation to our charity partner.  Click here to find out more information.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I Walk?  YES!  This is a challenge for all levels, fitness and abilities.  Run, Walk, Jog - whatever you choose! 

What Fabric and Sizes are the Shirts?  The T-Shirts are a lightweight, ringspun 60/40 Poly/Cotton Blend.  Unisex sizing. 

How Do I Refer Friends?  When you complete your checkout you'll receive a unique URL link.  Send that to your friends and ask them to register using that link (you'll also get a copy in your confirmation email).  They will be automatically credited as your referrals and you'll receive $29 cash back once you hit 5 referrals!

Question not Here?  Others are probably asking the same thing.  Send us a note using the form below and we'll get back to you ASAP!

Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.


Gear Check

Since the parking lot is located very close to the start/finish line, there will be no gear check for this race. 

Course Map

Race Participant Survey

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