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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

Sat, Apr 1Superhero 5k Run and 1 Mile Family Fun RunCuyahoga Falls, OH
Sat, Apr 1Hop For Hope 5k/10k Run/1 Mile WalkAkron, OH
Sat, Apr 82017 Run Into 4-H! 5K Run/WalkGeorgetown, OH
Sat, Apr 8Black Squirrel 5K Race (7th Annual)Kent, OH
Sat, Apr 8Cody Jewell Memorial Run 5KHilliard, OH
Sat, Apr 8Egghead 5K Run and WalkCincinnati, OH
Sat, Apr 8Clayton Murphy 5kNew Madison, OH
Wed, Apr 12"Light Up The Night" Neon 5kAthens, OH
Sat, Apr 15Canine IRS Hop 5K Run/WalkLewisburg, OH
Sat, Apr 15Carrie Walsh-Jones Run For the Lung 5KWarren, OH

Recent 5K races in Ohio

Sun, Mar 26Cavaliers, Monsters & Gladiators Community Fun Run 5K & 1-Mile WalkCleveland, OH
Sun, Mar 26Bracket Busters 5KMarysville, OH
Sun, Mar 268th Annual Cincinnati World Down Syndrome Day 5KCincinnati, OH
Sat, Mar 25Chasing Cupcakes 5K, 10K, 13.1 - CLEARANCE ONLY $6.00 - CincinnatiCincinnati, OH
Sat, Mar 25Barnesville Park/Rotary Lake Trail 5k Walk/Run & Kids Fun RunBarnesville, OH
Mon, Mar 20Up and Running Couch to 5KCenterville, OH
Sat, Mar 182017 Lyman England Scholarship Fund 5K Run/WalkChillicothe, OH
Sun, Mar 122017 Shamrock 15K and 5KPeninsula, OH
Sat, Mar 11The Bearded Princess 5K & 10K- ONLY $6.00! - CincinnatiCincinnati, OH

New/Updated 5K races in Ohio

Sat, Apr 8Clayton Murphy 5kNew Madison, OH
Wed, Apr 12"Light Up The Night" Neon 5kAthens, OH
Sat, Apr 15Canine IRS Hop 5K Run/WalkLewisburg, OH
Sat, Apr 29Celina 5K Fun RunCelina, OH
Sat, May 65 annual airman nathan e smith memoriol 5 k run/walkTiffin, OH
Sat, May 20run with the deputiesWarren, OH
Sat, May 203rd Annual Run For Your (Young) Life 5kCambridge, OH
Sat, May 20Rails-to-Trails 5k Run/Walk/K9 Walk & Tunnel Fun RunBarnesville, OH
Sat, Jun 17Running With a Mission 5K Run/1 Mile WalkCleveland, OH
Sun, Jun 18Woodland 5KKirtland, OH
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