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Calendar of 5K Races in Alabama

The 5K distance is the perfect introductory distance for novice runners, as well as a challenging test of endurance and speed for competitive runners. Casual runners who want to take their training to the next level can benefit greatly from a 5K race. The best part of a 5K race is that they are accessible to all fitness types, ages and levels.

Here you will find a listing of the 5K races registered with JogRunRace for Alabama.

Upcoming 5K races in Alabama

Sat, Jul 95th Annual Look Ahead Foundation 5kCullman, AL
Sat, Jul 16Move Your Feet Move the World 5KBessemer, AL
Sat, Aug 6Woodstock 5K - RRCA Southern Region 5K ChampionshipAnniston, AL
Sat, Aug 20Just A Call Away 5KBirmingham, AL
Sat, Aug 20EAB Heart and Sole 5K 2016Birmingham, AL
Sat, Aug 20Running of the Bulls 5KHampton Cove, AL
Sat, Aug 27Save the O's 5KHoover, AL
Sat, Sep 3Bloody Mary 5K Run/WalkGulf Shores, AL
Sat, Sep 10Give Kids the World 5kBirmingham, AL
Sat, Sep 17XTERRA Alabama Gadsden 15K/8K Trail RunGadsden, AL

Recent 5K races in Alabama

Sat, Jun 25Mission Firefly 5kNew Market, AL
Sat, Jun 2517th Annual Run for Hope 5kAlbertville, AL
Sat, Jun 25Haley's Team Twilight 5kAnniston, AL
Sat, Jun 18Blueberry 5K Run and WalkBrewton, AL
Sat, Jun 11Priceville Community Recreation Association PCRA 5k and Fun RunDecatur, AL
Sat, Jun 11Madison Summer 10K and 5KMadison, AL
Sat, Jun 11Warrior Strong Team Dylan 5KMidland City, AL
Sat, Jun 4Alabaster CityFest 5K Fun Fun 2016Alabaster, AL
Sat, Jun 4Mountain Mania 15k & 5kDecatur, AL
Sat, Jun 4Defender's Association Inaugural 5KMontgomery, AL

New/Updated 5K races in Alabama

Sat, Jul 16Move Your Feet Move the World 5KBessemer, AL
Sun, Sep 18Dr. John Siegel Jr. Memorial 5K Lupus ChallengeHuntsville, AL
Sat, Oct 1WYLD in the WOODS 5K Trail RunMillbrook, AL
Sat, Oct 1Gadsden Rock n Run 15K and 5KGadsden, AL
Sat, Oct 15Etowah County School Foundation 5K Run/WalkGadsden, AL
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