Nature Trail Runners

A running club with weekly Group Runs in Aurora, IL., Montgomery, IL. and Oswego, IL.

The Forever First Date by Harish Pai

An innocuous little booklet was delivered in the mail this week. The 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon participant guide. And along with it, was my bib# and packet pickup … Continue reading

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The Chicago Marathon – 1 magnificent thrill! -by Harish Pai

  The collective roar of the million and a half lined up on the streets for hours on end; the pounding footsteps of 45000 fellow runners gutting it through 26.2 … Continue reading

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Zero to 26.2 in 18 Months -by Harish Pai

“Mile 26” the big blue sign said. “Those damn British” I muttered to myself. “They just HAD to go by the book and make the modern day marathon the EXACT … Continue reading

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Just some updates

Welcome all! This post is just to let you know about a few small updates and also to encourage you to get some chatter going on the Facebook page so … Continue reading

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One Year Anniversary Picnic!

Whoooo! In just about a month we will have been a club for a full year! We had our first group run on June 4th last year. To celebrate, Nature … Continue reading

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Just Keep Doing Things -by Caroline Tonozzi

“But I don’t want to go!” The Illinois marathon is in 5 weeks. As part of my training, I’m running what seems like all of the time. Running doesn’t always … Continue reading

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I Went Streaking -by Caroline Tonozzi

(No Caroline isn’t in this pic, at least as far as I know, it just goes with the title! -Ellen) After your laughter dies down, let me explain. I am … Continue reading

March 5, 2013 · 8 Comments