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Calendar of 5K Races in Ohio

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 Ohio.

Upcoming 5K races in Ohio

Sun, Dec 11Dublin Snowflake 5KDublin, OH
Sun, Dec 11Santa Hustle Cedar Point Half Marathon & 5KSandusky, OH
Sun, Dec 112016 Jingle Bell Run, Cleveland OHLegacy Village. 25001 Cedar Rd, Lyndhurst, OH 44124, OH
Sat, Dec 17Selfless Elf 5KAkron, OH
Sun, Dec 25Christmas Virtual 5K / 10K / Half Marathon - 188Cleveland, OH
Sun, Jan 1Commitment Day 5K - CincinnatiCincinnati, OH
Sun, Jan 1Commitment Day 5K - ClevelandCleveland, OH
Sun, Jan 1Commitment Day 5K - ColumbusColumbus, OH
Sun, Mar 5Arnold 5KColumbus, OH
Sat, Apr 222017 Drug Awareness 5k/1k RunRichfield, OH

Recent 5K races in Ohio

Sun, Dec 4Reidneer Run 5k and Dasher DashLakewood, OH
Sat, Dec 35th Annual Jingle Bell 5kLeipsic, OH
Sat, Dec 3Holly Jolly 5k & 10k RunPiqua, OH
Sun, Nov 27Dayton Turkey TrotDayton, OH
Sat, Nov 26Berlin Amish Country Half Marathon & 5KBerlin, OH
Thu, Nov 24Cleveland Turkey TrotCleveland, OH
Thu, Nov 24Dave's Turkey Chase 5k Run/WalkToledo, OH
Thu, Nov 24Flying FeatherDublin, OH
Thu, Nov 24Green Professionals Association 5K Turkey TrotGreen, OH
Sun, Nov 20Cleveland Fall Classic Half Marathon & 5KStrongsville, OH

New/Updated 5K races in Ohio

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November 3, 2013

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November 5, 2013

People often complain that running is not beneficial to them because it is tedious, exhausting, and hard on their bodies. If that's the case, why are so many Americans regularly running and participating in races from the 5k to the marathon? ...

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March 10, 2014

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March 14, 2014

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March 22, 2014

Should you stretch before running? Some runners do – and some don’t. It would seem that stretching would be a way to reduce the risk of injury. After all, running with warm muscles sounds like a good preventative strategy – but is it? ...

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March 25, 2014

Do you avoid running because it’s bad for your knees and joints? Some people believe if they run to stay fit they'll end up with joint problems and osteoarthritis. Is there any truth to this idea? There's very little evidence that ...

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