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Calendar of 5K Races in Alaska

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 Alaska.

Upcoming 5K races in Alaska

Fri, Jul 17Poop Happens 1M, 5K, 10K, 13.1, 26.2- Virtual RaceEverywhere, AK
Fri, Jul 172020 REORDER: World Music Day Virtual Race – June Virtual Race EventAnywhere, AK
Sat, Jul 182020 Get Truckin’ 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2 – Virtual Race!Everywhere, AK
Tue, Aug 11Virtual 2020 Cool Cats and Kittens 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2Anywhere, AK
Tue, Aug 11Virtual 2020 Cool Cats and Kittens 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2Anywhere, AK
Tue, Aug 11Virtual 2020 Cool Cats and Kittens 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2Anywhere, AK
Thu, Aug 202020 Dinosaurs! Virtual Race Series | PterodactylAnywhere, AK
Thu, Aug 202020 Dinosaurs! Virtual Race Series | PterodactylAnywhere, AK
Wed, Aug 26Day of the Dog Virtual Race – Sign Up Today | Virtual RunAnywhere, AK
Wed, Aug 26Day of the Dog Virtual Race – Sign Up Today | Virtual RunAnywhere, AK

Recent 5K races in Alaska

Wed, Jul 15Embrace Your Inner Unicorn 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2Anywhere, AK
Wed, Jul 15Embrace Your Inner Unicorn 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2Anywhere, AK
Tue, Jul 142020 REORDER: Memorial Day 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2Anywhere, AK
Tue, Jul 142020 REORDER: Memorial Day 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2Anywhere, AK
Sat, Jul 11Happy Birthday Harry Virtual RaceEverywhere, AK
Sun, Jun 21Father’s Day Virtual Race 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2Everywhere, AK
Sat, Jun 20Dinosaurs! Virtual Race Series | VelociraptorEverywhere, AK
Thu, Jun 18Sushi Day Virtual Race 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2Everywhere, AK
Thu, Jun 182020 Women’s Suffrage Virtual RaceAnywhere, AK

New/Updated 5K races in Alaska

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February 1, 2012

The 5K is the most popular race distance. It is a distance that will challenge you yet short enough that anyone can complete. The 5K is one of my favorite running distances. The 5k is a short enough distance that anyone can run but, at the same ...

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October 12, 2013

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October 14, 2013

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February 22, 2014

Do you run first thing in the morning? Pounding the pavement as soon as you wake up has its advantages. If you run outdoors, it can be a peaceful exercising in the solitude of the early morning hours. Plus, you get it out of the way before you ...

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March 10, 2014

All it takes for some people is a 5K run. They get bitten by the running bug and then they’re off, competing in races until they achieve what becomes their ultimate goal. Some people take up running to lose weight and get fit; others do it ...

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March 11, 2014

Running is one of the best forms of cardiovascular around. Unfortunately, running lots of miles not only puts stress on the joints, but also increases the risk of injury. Long distance runners who run outside on hard pavement are particularly ...

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March 22, 2014

Should you stretch before running? Some runners do – and some don’t. It would seem that stretching would be a way to reduce the risk of injury. After all, running with warm muscles sounds like a good preventative strategy – but is it? ...

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March 29, 2014

If you want to get into running, the only essential piece of equipment you need is a good pair of shoes, right? But what constitutes a good pair of shoes? If you work in a shoe store, you may be familiar with the way that runners seem to cycle ...

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March 30, 2014

Many runners are embracing a growing trend toward minimalist running shoes. Minimalist running shoes are simply shoes designed to provide the closest experience to barefoot running possible while still protecting the feet from rocks, broken ...

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