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Calendar of 5K Races in Arkansas

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 Arkansas.

Upcoming 5K races in Arkansas

Sat, Apr 293rd Annual Junior Auxiliary Run for the Berries Bubble Run 5k and 1 Mile Fun RunCabot, AR
Sat, Apr 29Iron Pig 5K & Fun Run 2017Fayetteville, AR
Sat, May 6A-State Steelers Youth Football 5KPine Bluff, AR
Sat, May 6TheGrove 5kHaskell, AR
Sat, May 275K GLOW RUN/WALKHarrison, AR
Sat, Jun 10For the Love of Music, RUN! A.C.M.E 5K/10KRussellville, AR
Sun, Aug 1310K, 5K & Fun Run - Eureka Springs Multisport Festival 2017Eureka Springs, AR
Sat, Sep 30ALS Geiger Gallop 5KHot Springs National Park, AR
Sun, Oct 29Halloween Monster Dash 5K & Fun Run 2017Fayetteville, AR

Recent 5K races in Arkansas

Sat, Apr 22Brian Valley Memorial 5k +1Jacksonville, AR
Sat, Apr 15Colors of the Cross 5K Family Fun Run/WalkJonesboro, AR
Sat, Apr 15ACA Bunny Hop 5kAlexander, AR
Sat, Apr 15Concord GT 5KHeber Springs, AR
Sat, Apr 1"Super Heroes for Autism" 5k (USATF Certified) & 1 Mile Fun RunFort Smith, AR
Sat, Apr 1Advocates For Autism 5kBeebe, AR
Sat, Apr 1Everyones a Athlete 5kHot Springs National Park, AR

New/Updated 5K races in Arkansas

Sat, May 6TheGrove 5kHaskell, AR

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5K races in Fayetteville, AR
February 1, 2012

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October 14, 2013

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October 31, 2013

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November 2, 2013

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November 4, 2013

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March 10, 2014

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March 14, 2014

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March 30, 2014

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