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Calendar of 5K Races in Mississippi

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 Mississippi.

Upcoming 5K races in Mississippi

Sat, Jul 2CRAB FEST 5kBay Saint Louis, MS
Sat, Jul 22016 Waveland Firecracker 5K and 1 Mile Fun RunWaveland, MS
Mon, Jul 4Farm Bureau Watermelon Classic 5k Run/WalkJackson, MS
Sat, Jul 30Swinging Bridge 5KByram, MS
Sat, Aug 13Head for the Cure 5K - Jackson MetroMadison, MS
Sat, Sep 10Gulfport Color Vibe 5K RunGulfport, MS
Sat, Oct 15Noah's Gift 5K Run-Walk-SkateHernando, MS

Recent 5K races in Mississippi

Sat, Jun 25#newmanstrong 5K Glow RunMccomb, MS
Sat, Jun 11Give Diabetes the Finger 5kPass Christian, MS
Sat, Jun 4Miles For Happy Smiles 5KAckerman, MS
Sat, May 282016 St. Clare Seafood Fest 5K RunWaveland, MS
Sat, May 28JA 5K and 1 Mile Powder RunIuka, MS
Sat, May 28Crayola Classic 10K/5KPearl, MS

New/Updated 5K races in Mississippi

Sat, Aug 13Head for the Cure 5K - Jackson MetroMadison, MS
Sat, Sep 10Gulfport Color Vibe 5K RunGulfport, MS

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5K races in Jackson, MS
October 9, 2013

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October 12, 2013

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November 2, 2013

Remember the dance craze unleashed by Madonna back in the mid-90s called Vogueing? The mantra went, "strike a pose" while the dancers twisted themselves into statuesque poses, some quite contorted and elegant. Their bodies were lithe and ...

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November 5, 2013

People often complain that running is not beneficial to them because it is tedious, exhausting, and hard on their bodies. If that's the case, why are so many Americans regularly running and participating in races from the 5k to the marathon? ...

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March 10, 2014

All it takes for some people is a 5K run. They get bitten by the running bug and then they’re off, competing in races until they achieve what becomes their ultimate goal. Some people take up running to lose weight and get fit; others do it ...

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March 11, 2014

Running is one of the best forms of cardiovascular around. Unfortunately, running lots of miles not only puts stress on the joints, but also increases the risk of injury. Long distance runners who run outside on hard pavement are particularly ...

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March 12, 2014

If you’re an enthusiastic female runner, you know how quickly you can go through a pair of running shoes. That’s why it’s important to pick a quality pair of shoes that will withstand frequent usage and, most of all, help to prevent a running ...

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March 22, 2014

Should you stretch before running? Some runners do – and some don’t. It would seem that stretching would be a way to reduce the risk of injury. After all, running with warm muscles sounds like a good preventative strategy – but is it? ...

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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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