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Upcoming 2023 Club Events

Alpine Races 2023

Sunday, August 20th

The 45th Annual Lake Zurich Alpine Races run along the streets and along the shores of Lake Zurich

* 5k and 10 miles courses are USATF certified

* Youth mile  and Kids Races.

* Alpine Runners 10 Miler is a 2023 CARA Circuit Race

Register and Race info

Train with Us

Chicago Marathon Training

Begins Monday, June 5, 2023
1st Weekly Long Run, Saturday, June 10
Lake Zurich HS Parking Lot
7 am

Alpine Runners will follow Hal Higdon's 18 weeks programs (novice to experienced).
Water and Gatorade will be provided every 2-3 miles during training as you progress to 20+ miles. 

All first time marathoners or seasoned marathoners are welcomed!



Global Running Day

Wednesday, June 7, 2023
6 pm at Road Runner Sports, Kildeer

Join Alpine Runners and Fort2Base for this popular annual Social Run!

Run 4-5 miles through scenic Kildeer neighborhood. 

Stay tuned for more info! 

Saturday Morning Runs:

All runners and walkers are welcome!

Pace Groups for 7:30 to 12:30+

Gatorade and water at every 3 mies.

Meet at 7:00 am at the Lake Zurich HS, park by the baseball field

For information on the Purple Plunge and to join the Alpine Runners Team

Click Here To view Map

This week mileage:

Novice: 4-8; Intermediate: 8-10; Advanced: 10-12

About the Alpine Runners


Welcome to Alpine


We are one of the largest running clubs in the Chicagoland Area


We welcome all runners and encourage you to give us a try, no matter what your experience is. We have runners working up to 4 miles, runners training for their first 5k, 10k, half marathon or full marathon, as well as seasoned marathon and ultramarathon runners of all sizes and speeds.

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Alpine Runners Training Programs

Alpine Runners Spring 5K Training Program

Alpine Runners Half Marathon Training Program

Alpine Runners are following a modified version of Hal Higdon's training program:

Alpine Runners Marathon Training Program

Alpine Runners are following a modified version of Hal Higdon's training program:

Our Sponsors

The Alpine Runners would like to say Thank You to Our Business Sponsors who have helped make the 2022 Alpine Races possible. With their support we hosted a successful event and were able to continue to support our local food bank as well as other community causes.

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