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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

Sat, Oct 22L.L.Bean Bright Night 5K, FreeportFreeport, ME
Sun, Oct 23Back Cove Sunrise 5KPortland, ME
Sat, Oct 29Scare Me 5k EventRockland, ME
Sat, Oct 29Pumpkin Run 2016 - Individual 5K RunnerYarmouth, ME
Sun, Oct 30Dispatch Magazine Halloween 5KPortland, ME
Sat, Nov 5Moose Pond Half Marathon and 5KShawnee Peak Bridgton, ME
Sat, Nov 123rd Annual Veterans Day 5kWells, ME
Sun, Feb 19Longfellow Frostbite 2.5KPortland, ME
Sun, Mar 5Irish Road Rover 5KPortland, ME
Sat, Jul 1Randall's run for the gym 5kSpringvale, ME

Recent 5K races in Maine

Sat, Oct 22L.L.Bean Bright Night 5K, FreeportFreeport, ME
Sun, Oct 16Reiche International 5KPortland, ME
Sun, Oct 16Pound the Pavement 5K FUN Color RunBrewer, ME
Sun, Oct 16Grahamtastic Connection 6th Annual 5K Run & WalkSpringvale, ME
Sat, Oct 155K For the Health of it!Standish, ME
Sat, Oct 15RACE 4 AN ANGEL 5K RUN & WALKSouth Portland, ME
Sat, Oct 152nd Annual Ocean Commotion 5K Run/WalkPhippsburg, ME
Sun, Oct 9Pancake 5K Run/WalkBelfast, ME
Sun, Oct 917th Annual Waterford Fall Foliage 5K Road Race & 1 Mile Fun RunWaterford, ME
Sun, Oct 9Old Orchard Beach Half Marathon & 5KOld Orchard Beach, ME

New/Updated 5K races in Maine

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February 1, 2012

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March 14, 2014

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March 22, 2014

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