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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

Wed, Nov 26Nite Lites Christmas 5K Fun Run/WalkJackson, MI
Thu, Nov 27Raisin Valley Turkey TrotAdrian, MI
Thu, Nov 27Kalamazoo Area Runners Turkey Trot Time Prediction 5kPortage, MI
Thu, Nov 272014 Turkey TrotMenominee, MI
Thu, Nov 272nd Annual Out Side In Turkey TrotGrand Haven, MI
Thu, Nov 27Turkey Trot 2014Marquette, MI
Thu, Nov 27Deerfield Park 5k Turkey TrotMount Pleasant, MI
Thu, Nov 272015 ANTI-Turkey Trot Life Time FitnessShelby Township, MI
Thu, Nov 272nd Annual Lakeview Turkey TrotLakeview, MI
Thu, Nov 27Greg Wirgau's Run for FunChesaning, MI

Recent 5K races in Michigan

Sat, Nov 22Alma Turkey TrotAlma, MI
Sat, Nov 22Downtown Ferndale Holiday Hoof Obstacle Course Run & Fun WalkFerndale, MI
Sat, Nov 22Silver Bells In The City 5K run/walkLansing, MI
Sat, Nov 22Grand Blanc Chocolate 5KGrand Blanc, MI
Sat, Nov 22The Eat More Beef Virtual Run - (Detroit)Detroit, MI
Sun, Nov 16Jingle Bell Run/Walk for ArthritisPortage, MI
Sun, Nov 16Kona Chocolate RunPlymouth, MI
Sat, Nov 15Dirty DuelGrand Rapids, MI
Sat, Nov 15Glow Run Jackson 2014Jackson, MI
Sat, Nov 15LSSU Turkey TrotSault Ste. Marie, MI

New/Updated 5K races in Michigan

Sat, Dec 13Tinsel Toes 5kBattle Creek, MI
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