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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

Thu, Nov 27Smoke the Turkey 5kToledo, OH
Thu, Nov 27Green Professionals Association 5K Turkey TrotGreen, OH
Thu, Nov 27Delaware Turkey TrotOhio, OH
Thu, Nov 27Ottoville Turkey TrotOttoville, OH
Thu, Nov 27Uptown Pumpkin Dash 5kMarysville, OH
Thu, Nov 27Turkey DashAvon, OH
Thu, Nov 27Turkey Burner 2014Hinckley, OH
Sat, Nov 29Run Your Stache Off 5kCanal Winchester, OH
Sat, Nov 29Deck the Falls 5K/Fun RunCuyahoga Falls, OH
Sat, Nov 29Holiday Hustle 5KMaumee, OH

Recent 5K races in Ohio

Sat, Nov 22Between the Lakes Holiday 5k Run/WalkAkron, OH
Sat, Nov 22The Hustler's Hustle 5kAshland, OH
Sat, Nov 22The Eat More Beef Virtual Run - (Cleveland)Cleveland, OH
Sat, Nov 2214th Annual Fairfield Family YMCA Turkey Trot 5k Run/Walk & Kids 1 MileFairfield, OH
Sun, Nov 16Eastlake Race/Walk/Tailgate PartyEastlake, OH
Sat, Nov 15Jingle All The Way 5kAshland, OH
Sat, Nov 15BGAMA Harvest Hustle 5kBowling Green, OH
Sat, Nov 15Oll Divine Dash 5k Run/Walk & 1 Mile Spirit SprintCincinnati, OH
Sat, Nov 15Laurie Wilms Memorial Scholarship 5K Run/Walk and Kids Fun RunColumbiana, OH
Sat, Nov 15Girls on the Run of Northwest Ohio Fall 5kMaumee, OH

New/Updated 5K races in Ohio

Thu, Jan 1Pancakes & Resolutions 10k, 5k & 1-mile Run/WalkMiamisburg, OH
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