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Calendar of 5K Races in Nebraska

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 Nebraska.

Upcoming 5K races in Nebraska

Sat, Oct 29Concordia 5KOmaha, NE
Thu, Nov 24Wild Turkey Chase 13.1 & 5kPickrell, NE
Sun, Jan 1Commitment Day 5K - OmahaOmaha, NE
Sat, Apr 22UNO Claussen-Leahy Maverick RunOmaha, NE

Recent 5K races in Nebraska

Sun, Oct 23Monster Mash OmahaOmaha, NE
Sat, Oct 15Dannebrog Danish Dash 5K/10K and Kids 1 mile Fun RunDannebrog, NE
Sun, Oct 9Monster Mash 5K, 1K & Kids Dash Presented by Children's Hospital & Medical Center and Suburban Rotary ClubOmaha, NE
Sat, Oct 8Autumn River Run 5k and Half Marathon, Chris Jarvis Memorial MarathonNorth Platte, NE

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