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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, Nov 252017 Lake Caroline 15K Run/WalkMadison, MS
Sat, Dec 2ASC Walk and 5K Run for LifeHattiesburg, MS
Sat, Dec 9Jingle Jog 5K & Fun RunClinton, MS
Sun, Dec 10Mississippi Gulf Coast MarathonPass Christian, MS
Mon, Jan 15Annual MLK Jr. 5K Unity Run/WalkSouthaven, MS
Sat, Apr 7SeeSmart 5k ColoRunAberdeen, MS
Sat, Apr 142018 Bring It to the Bay Half Marathon/Relay/5KBay St. Louis, MS

Recent 5K races in Mississippi

Sat, Nov 112017 'Sader Run 5KPearl, MS
Fri, Nov 10All-Terrain Glow Run 5K and Fun Run at Camp SeminoleStarkville, MS
Sat, Nov 4Baptist Healthplex Fall Haul 5KClinton, MS
Sat, Nov 4MEMA Emergency Preparedness 5KPearl, MS
Sat, Oct 28Hope Continues 5KTupeo, MS
Sat, Oct 28Hill's Dog Jog 5K RaceStarkville, MS

New/Updated 5K races in Mississippi

Mon, Jan 15Annual MLK Jr. 5K Unity Run/WalkSouthaven, MS

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