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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

Fri, Jul 1018th Edition Kennebunk Free Library Road RaceKennebunk, ME
Sat, Jul 11Randall's Run for the gym 5KSPRINGVALE, ME
Sat, Jul 11Randall"s Run for the Gym 5KSPRINGVALE, ME
Sat, Jul 11Freedom Run 5K & 10KPresque Isle, ME
Sun, Jul 12A Day at the Beach 5KKennebunk, ME
Sun, Jul 12Elders Gone Wild 5K Fun DayAuburn, ME
Sat, Jul 182nd Annual Westbrook Strong 5K and Matt's Mile Kids Fun RunWestbrook, ME
Fri, Jul 24Ocean Park 5KOcean Park, ME
Sat, Aug 8Doc & Mardie 5k and Youth 1 Mile Fun RunWaterville, ME
Fri, Aug 28REV3Glow Run 2015 - MaineOld Orchard Beach, ME

Recent 5K races in Maine

Sat, Jul 4"Friends on the Fourth” Annual 5KWinthrop, ME
Sat, Jun 2711th Annual Captain Christopher S Cash 5K RUNOld Orchard Beach, ME
Sat, Jun 20The First Summer Solstice 5kRockland, ME
Sat, Jun 20GlowBash 5 K Scavenger Hunt BANGORBangor, ME
Sat, Jun 206th Annual PFBF CPAs "Run the Numbers" 5K & KIDS FUN RUN benefiting Special Olympics MaineOakland, ME

New/Updated 5K races in Maine

Fri, Jul 1018th Edition Kennebunk Free Library Road RaceKennebunk, ME
Sat, Sep 12KAT-Walk & Karo-5K for Brain Aneurysm AwarenessPortland, ME
Sat, Oct 247th Annual Run For Our School 5K Run/WalkSanford, ME
Sun, Jan 10Indoor Insanity 5KBrunswick, ME

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5K races in Kennebunk, ME
October 9, 2013

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October 12, 2013

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October 31, 2013

With approximately 60% of Americans having a desire to lose weight, it is no wonder our lives are bombarded with weight loss options. Some of these options are completely ridiculous, some actually dangerous, most with over-exaggerated results. […]

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November 1, 2013

Want to start running? 5K road races are a great place to look for motivation. Training for a 5K is an attainable goal for anyone, and with numerous races occurring every weekend, 5Ks are easily accessible, family friendly, and a great test of […]

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November 3, 2013

Running is one of the best forms of exercise there is. Not only does it burn significant calories, it can be done almost anywhere – in the neighborhood, at a track, at the beach, or anywhere else you choose to vacation. Running is one of the […]

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February 20, 2014

What sets strong, confident runners apart from struggling, injury-prone weekend warriors? Strong, confident runners possess total body strength necessary to stabilize the body while not exerting additional energy. Muscles such as the […]

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February 23, 2014

Are you thinking of taking up jogging but know that you can't run for very long before getting tired and stopping? Well, the first and most important thing to do is to not be ashamed. Everybody has to start somewhere, and anyone who decides to […]

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March 25, 2014

Do you avoid running because it’s bad for your knees and joints? Some people believe if they run to stay fit they'll end up with joint problems and osteoarthritis. Is there any truth to this idea? There's very little evidence that […]

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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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