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Calendar of 5K Races in North Carolina

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 North Carolina.

Upcoming 5K races in North Carolina

Sat, Jan 31The Village 5k/10kWaxhaw, NC
Sat, Jan 31Winter Race Half Marathon/10k/5k/1k Virtual Race & ChallengeGreensboro, NC
Mon, Feb 22nd Annual Spartan Dash 5K, 1 Mile Fun Run, and Children's 50 Yard DashSwansboro, NC
Sat, Feb 7Love is in the AIR 5KFranklin, NC
Sat, Feb 78th Annual Anderson Creek Club 5k/10k/1 Mile Fun WalkSpring Lake, NC
Sat, Feb 7The Chocolate 5K - DurhamDurham, NC
Sun, Feb 835th Annual Run for the Roses 5KRaleigh, NC
Sat, Feb 142nd Annual Sweetheart DashHendersonville, NC
Sat, Feb 14Mardi Gras Miles 2015 -- 5k & Fun RunSouthern Pines, NC
Sat, Feb 14Lake James Trail RacesNebo, NC

Recent 5K races in North Carolina

Sun, Jan 25Beethoven 15K & 5K at Brunswick ForestLeland, NC
Sat, Jan 17Freeze Out Hunger Fun RunFayetteville, NC
Sat, Jan 10Joe Davis Memorial Resolution RunFort Mill, NC
Sat, Jan 1011th Annual Ocean Isle Bridge - Run for FoodOcean Isle Beach, NC
Sat, Jan 3Morrow Mountain Trail RacesAlbemarle, NC

New/Updated 5K races in North Carolina

Sat, Jan 31The Village 5k/10kWaxhaw, NC
Sat, Jan 31Winter Race Half Marathon/10k/5k/1k Virtual Race & ChallengeGreensboro, NC
Sat, Feb 7Love is in the AIR 5KFranklin, NC
Sat, Feb 78th Annual Anderson Creek Club 5k/10k/1 Mile Fun WalkSpring Lake, NC
Sat, Feb 14Mardi Gras Miles 2015 -- 5k & Fun RunSouthern Pines, NC
Sat, Feb 14The 2015 Puppy Love Run - Virtual 5k/10k/Half Marathon (Raleigh)Raleigh, NC
Sat, Feb 14My Heart Races 4 Pennies for PatientsKinston, NC
Sat, Feb 14The 2015 Puppy Love Run - Virtual 5k/10k/Half Marathon (Charlotte)Charlotte, NC
Sat, Feb 14The 2015 Puppy Love Run - Virtual 5k/10k/Half Marathon (Greensboro)Greensboro, NC
Sat, Feb 14The 2015 Puppy Love Run - Virtual 5k/10k/Half Marathon (Raleigh)Raleigh, NC

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Running races in New Bern, NCRunning races in Ocean Isle Beach, NCRunning races in Pilot Mountain, NC
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