Note: we will not be offering memberships for 2019.

We are continuing to keep our membership as low as we can to still cover insurance and other expenses.  An annual membership in the Northern Illinois Trail Runners Organization is only $15.00 for individuals and $20.00 for families. All memberships are on a yearly basis, from January 1st to December 31st.  Registration for the coming year begins December 15th. Please use the links below to register:
Individual Membership - for a single member;
Family Membership - for a household of 2 or more people.
Questions regarding membership can be emailed to:

NITRO benefits include:
  • Training schedules:  Half Marathon TrainingMarathon TrainingAdvanced Marathon Training;
  • Announcements and Information sharing via email and Facebook pages (public) (members only);
  • Support for local non-profit running events via our circuit program & members individual efforts;
  • Support for your own running efforts via group, training, & fun runs;
  • Access to members with years of cumulative local running knowledge & experience;
  • Tax deductible membership to extent allowed for 501(c)(3) entities;
  • Discounts at Dick Pond Athletics and Geneva Running Outfitters;
  • Annual winter awards banquet and meeting;
  • Ongoing calendar of events;
  • Opportunities for participation in volunteer efforts such as the Walk to Run education program & other local service projects;
  • NITRO clothing for purchase from SOAS (Sports of all Sorts) apparel store, 147 N. 2nd St. in DeKalb (815-756-9910).