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Raging Bull at Six Flags Great America

Things To Do This Weekend April 20 – 22

And my super boots! #nationalsuperheroday #superheroglowrun #sixflagsgreatamerica #docmartens #spring2017 A post shared by Brittany Humphrey (@piratebrit) on Apr 28, 2017 at 9:22pm PDT Great news! After this dreadful week of weather, this weekend is shaping up to be something special (knock on wood.) We can’t think of a better way to celebrate the thaw-out than […]

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FitNation at Gurnee Park District

Working out while vacationing during Spring Break

Spring break is here for most children and their school districts and you are looking for an opportunity to enjoy that time with the family. On the flip side you know going away for a week on vacation means not being able to stick to your drive of accomplishing your fitness goals you set upon […]

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Turkey Trot 2013!

One thing we sure know how to do on Thanksgiving is Gobble!  We gobble up mashed potatoes, stuffing, and of course… turkey.  The family’s all in town, and we’re all looking forward to our traditions, but what if we start a new one this year?  People all over are lacing up their running shoes and […]

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Start line at the North Shore 1/2 Marathon in Highland Park

North Shore ½ Marathon in Highland Park

Sunday, June 2nd 2013 was a rainy, gloomy morning in Lake County but Highland Park was filled with thousands of smiling, happy people. It was race day! The City of Highland Park hosted their 35th annual North Shore ½ Marathon and 5k, organized by RAM Racing. I have heard great things about this race for […]

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Getting Fit in the New Year!

Every New Year it seems like most of us have the same resolutions: get fit and eat healthy. Like most people, the way that we try to accomplish our goal of exercising more is by joining a gym. I recently had the opportunity to check out one of our local hidden gem gyms. Most locals […]

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