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Calendar of 5K Races in Michigan

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 Michigan.

Upcoming 5K races in Michigan

Sun, Dec 212014 Dashing Through The Snow 5K Trail Run/WalkSaginaw, MI
Sun, Dec 21Jingle Bell 5K RunTraverse City, MI
Wed, Dec 24Playmakers Christmas Eve 5K Fun Run/WalkBath, MI
Sat, Dec 27Cadillac Area YMCA Resolution 5K & Kids 1 MileCadillac, MI
Sun, Dec 28Rock the Clock RunPlymouth, MI
Wed, Dec 31Fifth Third Bank 45th Annual Belle Isle NYE Family Fun Run/WalkDetroit, MI
Wed, Dec 31New Year’s Eve 5kLansing, MI
Wed, Dec 31Eve on the Ave 5kJackson, MI
Thu, Jan 1Life Time Fitness 2015 Commitment Day 5kFarmington Hills, MI
Thu, Jan 1Shepherd New Year Resolution 5kShepherd, MI

Recent 5K races in Michigan

Sat, Dec 20BARC Christmas 5KBay City, MI
Sun, Dec 145th Annual Shelby Twp Jingle Bell Run/WalkShelby Twp, MI
Sat, Dec 13Run Like The DickensHolly, MI
Sat, Dec 13Ugly Sweater 5KAuburn, MI
Sat, Dec 13Holiday Hustle 5 K& 1MDexter, MI
Sat, Dec 13Jingle Belle Women's 5KLansing, MI
Sat, Dec 13Tinsel Toes 5kBattle Creek, MI
Sat, Dec 6Belleville Jingle Bell 5K/1KBelleville, MI
Sat, Dec 6Detroit Jingle Bell Run/Walk for ArthritisDetroit, MI
Sat, Dec 6YMCA of Greater Flint Family Santa Run presented by Al Serra Auto PlazaFlint, MI

New/Updated 5K races in Michigan

Sun, Mar 29Ann Arbor MarathonAnn Arbor, MI
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