Saturday, October 19, 2024 • Charleston , IL
Lace up your running shoes and mark your calendar for Saturday, October 21, 2023, as Living in Touch with Exercise LLC presents a multi-distance trail-running extravaganza on private property nestled between Fox Ridge State Park and Warbler Ridge in Charleston, IL.
At 10:00 A.M., the action begins with a variety of race options, catering to all fitness enthusiasts. Choose from the 5k, 10k, 13.1, or the challenging 50k, each promising a thrilling start and an invigorating journey through nature’s beauty.
The race unfolds on 149 acres of carefully curated trails that traverse single track paths meandering through pristine timber, ridges overlooking deep ravines, and grassy trails alongside the scenic Embarrass River. Whether you’re an avid hiker, mountain biker, or trail runner, this event is crafted for those who share a passion for the great outdoors.
The mastermind behind this fitness celebration is a seasoned athlete with over twenty-five years of experience in swimming, biking, and running. Inspired by a love for trail running and mountain biking, they founded Living in Touch with Exercise LLC to provide fellow fitness enthusiasts with thoughtfully designed and scenic trails.
This event is more than a race; it’s an opportunity to connect with nature, challenge your limits, and share the joy of outdoor pursuits with like-minded individuals. So, gear up for a day of exhilarating races, stunning landscapes, and a celebration of the active lifestyle. Join us on October 21, 2023, as we embrace the spirit of Living in Touch with Exercise.
Race Weather & Climate
Charleston is situated in the central part of Illinois, serving as a city in Coles County. Located approximately 50 miles south of Champaign-Urbana, Charleston is a thriving community with a strong connection to Eastern Illinois University. As a regional hub, the city provides a mix of educational, cultural, and recreational opportunities while maintaining its small-town charm in the heart of the state.
On October 21st in Charleston, expect an average high temperature of around 64°F and a low of approximately 41°F. Fall is in full swing, providing cool and crisp days with chilly nights. The weather features autumnal conditions, and October typically sees an average rainfall of about 2 inches.
Shake Your Trail Feather Trail Run Race Results
Shake Your Trail Feather Trail Run Course Map
See the race route map for the Shake Your Trail Feather Trail Run course map here.
The half marathon start time is 10:00 A.M.
To reserve your spot in the 2024 Shake Your Trail Feather Trail Run, you can use the registration link here.
- There is a $65.00 and up fee for the half marathon.
- There is a $75.00 and up fee for the 50k.
- There is a $40.00 fee for the 10k.
- There is a $35.00 fee for the 5k.