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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

Thu, Apr 2SPACEBALLS! Dark Helmut 5K/10K - Calla's Run: Ann ArborAnn Arbor, MI
Thu, Apr 2SPACEBALLS! Dark Helmut 5K/10K - Calla's Run: DetroitDetroit, MI
Thu, Apr 2SPACEBALLS! Dark Helmut 5K/10K - Calla's Run: Grand RapidsGrand Rapids, MI
Thu, Apr 2SPACEBALLS! Dark Helmut 5K/10K - Calla's Run: LansingLansing, MI
Thu, Apr 2SPACEBALLS! Dark Helmut 5K/10K - Calla's Run: FlintFlint, MI
Sat, Apr 4Horsepower 5KMarne, MI
Sat, Apr 4Flint-Run Michigan CheapFlint, MI
Sat, Apr 4Riverwood Resurrection Run 5KSterling Heights, MI
Sat, Apr 11Bay City-Run Michigan CheapBay City, MI
Sat, Apr 11Great Lakes Loons Pennant RaceMidland, MI

Recent 5K races in Michigan

Sun, Mar 29Ann Arbor MarathonAnn Arbor, MI
Sun, Mar 29Rock CF Rivers Half Marathon, Relay & 5K Run/WalkGrosse Ile, MI
Sat, Mar 28GMB Eagle 5kHudsonville, MI
Sat, Mar 28Run for HOPEEast Lansing, MI
Sat, Mar 28Passion For Life 5K and 5 MileWalled Lake, MI
Sat, Mar 28Kent City Ridge Run 15K/5KKent City, MI
Sat, Mar 28Pajama Dash 5kGrand Rapids, MI
Sat, Mar 285K Color Tour Fighting Cancer One Color At A TimeGaylord, MI
Sat, Mar 28IRONDOG 5kEast Lansing, MI
Sat, Mar 28Trestle Trek, Half Marathon, 10K,5K.Avoca, MI

New/Updated 5K races in Michigan

Sat, Apr 256th Annual Charity “Run with the Cops, Not From Them!”Detroit, MI
Sat, May 2Alto Elementary PTO 5K Run/WalkAlto, MI
Sun, May 172015 Stony Creek "Back To The Beach" Half Marathon 10k and 5kShelby Township, MI
Sat, May 30Run 2 ReadShelby Township, MI
Sat, Jun 6Get Your Colon Rollin' 5K Run/WalkBattle Creek, MI
Sat, Oct 3Game Day 5KBelmont, MI
Sat, Oct 3Game Day 5KBelmont, MI

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