To celebrate our 10th anniversary in 2017, an annual membership in the Northern Illinois Trail Runners Organization is only $10.00 for individuals and families. All memberships are on a yearly basis, from January 1st to December 31st.  Registration for the coming year begins December 1st. Please use the links below to register:
Online Membership Application for 2017    (convenience fee will be added)
Individual Membership - for a single member;
Family Membership - for a household of 2 or more people at no additional cost in 2017.
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;
  • Club running circuit program with year end awards;
  • 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).