The Daily Illini

Students train for this weekend’s Illinois Marathon

By David Rothmund

April 24, 2014

For the past five years, thousands of individuals have traveled from across the globe to run on the flat terrain around Champaign-Urbana in the Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon races. This year, the marathon’s events will begin Thursday and continue until Saturday.  Last year, the event attracted a ...

Alpha Phi Omega service fraternity introduces “Running for the Gold” 5K

April 10, 2014

Alpha Phi Omega service fraternity’s contributions to the Champaign-Urbana community range from assisting at nursing homes to participating in the Books to Prisoners program. But, for the first time, the fraternity will host a 5K to benefit the Special Olympics as well.  The 5K, titled “Running...