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, 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)