A group of runners in & around Belleville, IL


Welcome to the website for the Belleville Running Club. Consider this your portal to the world of the BRC. We’re a group of runners in and around Belleville, IL.

Upcoming Events

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Belleville Main Street Marathon

The Belleville Running Club and Toolen’s Running Start conducted the Inaugural Belleville Main Street Marathon on September 24, 2016 and it was a resounding success! Mark your calendars for the second annual  (read more)

Couch to 5k Training

Our Spring Couch to 5K training will take place this spring. The informational meeting will be held on February 20th and the first training session on February 27th  (read more)

Half/Full Marathon Training

Training for the Belleville Main Street Marathon is over. Stay tuned for the next one (read more)

Adopt a Trail

Don’t forget to pick up any litter you see along the trail and keep an eye out for anything that needs to be taken care of (potholes, lights out, etc).  Send an e-mail to us and we’ll forward the info to Parks and Recreation.(read more)

Runner Friendly Community

Belleville, Illinois was named an RRCA Runner Friendly Community in 2014

RRCA Runner Friendly Community