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Calendar of 5K Races in New Jersey

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 New Jersey.

Upcoming 5K races in New Jersey

Sat, Oct 1Trek Against Trafficking 5k, Kids' Race, and 1 Mile Fun WalkBridgewater, NJ
Sat, Oct 1Heroes for Children 5k Run and Family Fun Run/WalkWest Orange, NJ
Sat, Oct 1Gibby's Gallop 5k/5mileMontville, NJ
Sat, Oct 1Audubon High School Scholarship 5K Run/WalkAudubon, NJ
Sat, Oct 1Roots Rock Run NewarkNewark, NJ
Sat, Oct 1Elmer Library Harvest Day 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run/WalkElmer, NJ
Sat, Oct 1Garfield Boilermakers 5kGarfield, NJ
Sat, Oct 1Shark Run 5kBay Head, NJ
Sat, Oct 1Insane Inflatable 5K - Medford, NJMedford, NJ
Sun, Oct 2Little Silver 5K RunLittle Silver, NJ

Recent 5K races in New Jersey

Sun, Sep 25Mayors 5K Run to BREAK the SilenceWest Orange, NJ
Sun, Sep 25OCNJ Half Marathon, 5K & 10 Mile Walk/RunOcean City, NJ
Sun, Sep 2517th Annual Run/Walk For Mom 5k & 2 Mile fun walk to benefit The HTIS Bridge the Gap FundCranford, NJ
Sun, Sep 25EArtH Foundation NJ 5K Walk/Run 2016Cranford, NJ
Sun, Sep 25Ocean City New Jersey Half Marathon & 5kOcean City, NJ
Sun, Sep 25CancerCare Walk/Run for HopeParamus, NJ
Sun, Sep 25Cozies 4 Chemo 4th Annual 5K Fun Run & 1 Mile WalkMount Laurel, NJ
Sun, Sep 258th Annual Steeplechase Distance RunHillsborough, NJ
Sat, Sep 246th Annual Del Payne Memorial 5K Run/WalkWillingboro, NJ
Sat, Sep 24Hoot, Waddle & Stroll 5K Trail Run & 1-Mile Stroll 2016Medford, NJ

New/Updated 5K races in New Jersey

Sat, Oct 1Elmer Library Harvest Day 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run/WalkElmer, NJ
Sat, Oct 1Garfield Boilermakers 5kGarfield, NJ
Sun, Oct 2Hanover Township PBA Local 128's 5K for Breast CancerWhippany, NJ
Sat, Oct 8Gloucester County Autism 5kWest Deptford, NJ
Sun, Oct 9NY Jets Green and White 5KFlorham Park, NJ
Sun, Oct 16Ajvar 5K Run/Walk (Garfield, New Jersey)Garfield, NJ
Sun, Oct 16Halloween Hustle 5K Run/WalkCherry Hill, NJ
Sun, Oct 16Monster Dash Halloween 5K and Fun RunMillville, NJ
Sat, Oct 22HDSA Team Hope 5kBelmar, NJ
Sun, Oct 23Hard Grove Charity 5K Run/Walk (formerly Sugartown Charity 5K Run/Walk)Jersey City, NJ
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