Club Highlights

Founded in 1983, the Second Wind Running Club is Champaign-Urbana's premier running and walking club. Membership is open to all ages and levels, from beginning walkers to seasoned runners. With nearly 500 members as of January 2016, there is something for everyone.

  • Weekly fun runs, speed sessions, trail runs, and lunch runs on the U of I campus, plus a monthly Full Moon run
  • Full and half-marathon training programs targeted at the spring Illinois Marathon and fall Indianapolis Monumental Marathon
  • 5K training programs specifically for those new to running
  • Volunteer opportunities at local races throughout the year
  • Pizza parties and other social events
  • Subscription to the award-winning newsletter, In Passing, written by and for members
  • Discounts on many races and a 10% discount at CU's top running store, Body N' Sole
  • Individual membership: $20, Family membership: $30 (renewable annually)