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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, Jan 172015 Chill in the Hills 10K Run / 5K Walk 1-mile Fun RunVicksburg, MS
Sat, Jan 31Casino Bridge RunBiloxi, MS
Sat, Mar 21Transformation Jackson 5kJackson, MS
Sat, Apr 112015 Run for the SonFrench Camp, MS

Recent 5K races in Mississippi

Thu, Dec 18Holiday Hustle 5KCanton, MS
Sat, Dec 64th Annual Heritage Run For Hunger 5K and Kids Fun RunHattiesburg, MS
Sat, Dec 6Snowman ShufflePicayune, MS
Sat, Dec 6Fit for Agriculture and Jingle Bell Jog presented by Southern AgCreditMadison, MS
Thu, Nov 273rd Annual Fit First Turkey TrotBay St. Louis, MS
Sat, Nov 22The Eat More Beef Virtual Run - (Biloxi)Biloxi, MS
Sat, Nov 22Wicked-Fun 1990s RunHattiesburg, MS
Sat, Nov 22Fit 2 Lead 5K run/5K walk/1 mile or Kids TriFlowood, MS

New/Updated 5K races in Mississippi

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