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Calendar of 5K Races in Maine

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 Maine.

Upcoming 5K races in Maine

Thu, Apr 2SPACEBALLS! Dark Helmut 5K/10K - Calla's Run: PortlandPortland, ME
Thu, Apr 2SPACEBALLS! Dark Helmut 5K/10K - Calla's Run: AugustaAugusta, ME
Sun, Apr 122015 Run To Prevent Child Abuse and Kid's Fun RunFarmington, ME
Sun, Apr 12Race To EducateKennebunk, ME
Sat, Apr 25Teal Ribbon Run/Walk 5KSouth Paris, Maine, ME
Sun, Apr 26Husky Dash 5KGorham, ME
Sun, May 3Jimmy the Greeks Run For Lyme Disease 5KSouth Portland, ME
Sat, May 9Maine State Credit Union's Walk/5K to End HungerAugusta, ME
Sun, May 10Mother's Day 5K - AugustaAugusta, ME
Sun, May 10Mother's Day 5K - PortlandPortland, ME

Recent 5K races in Maine

Sat, Mar 28Race2thePoint 2015Scarborough, ME
Sun, Mar 22Maine St. Patrick's Day Virtual RacePortland, ME
Sat, Mar 14Pi Day 5kRockland, ME
Sat, Mar 146th Annual Shamrock Sprint 5KBath, ME
Sat, Mar 14The Lucky Leprechaun Virtual Run - 5k/10k/Half Marathon (Portland, ME)Portland, ME
Sun, Mar 8Byrnes Pub 5KBrunswick, ME
Sun, Mar 1The Race of Love Half Marathon/10k/5k/1k Virtual Race & ChallengesPortland, ME
Sun, Mar 1Irish Road Rover 5KPortland, ME

New/Updated 5K races in Maine

Sat, Apr 25Teal Ribbon Run/Walk 5KSouth Paris, Maine, ME
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