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Calendar of 5K Races in Virginia

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 Virginia.

Upcoming 5K races in Virginia

Sat, Jun 232018 Chautauqua 5KWytheville, VA
Sat, Jun 23The Ice Cream Race Centreville, VA - Sweat Your Way To Sweetness 5KCentreville, VA
Sat, Jun 30Celebrate America 5KVienna, VA
Wed, Jul 4Firecracker 5kStaunton, VA
Wed, Jul 434th Annual Independence Day 5KVirginia Beach, VA
Wed, Jul 4Yorktown Independence Day 8K & 5KYorktown, VA
Wed, Jul 42018 Freedom 5KCulpeper, VA
Sat, Jul 28Coast Guard Day 5K Run/Walk eventYorktown, VA
Sat, Aug 4Scares That Care 5k & Kid’s Fun Run Williamsburg, VA
Sat, Aug 4Scares That Care 5k & Kid’s Fun RunWilliamsburg, VA

Recent 5K races in Virginia

Sun, Jun 17Father's Day 5K - RichmondRichmond, VA
Sat, Jun 16Losing to Live 5K Run/WalkAnnandale, VA
Sat, Jun 162018 Covered Bridge 5K Run / WalkStuart, VA
Sat, Jun 16Eggleston OK5K & 1 Mile Run/WalkVirginia Beach, VA
Tue, Jun 12OH!lly 5KCharlottesville, VA
Sat, Jun 9Ballston 5K with Ballston CrossFitArlington, VA
Sat, Jun 9Third Annual Jeff Stables Memorial 5KCulpeper, VA
Sat, Jun 9Boxer Brief 5K Run/WalkRichmond, VA
Sat, Jun 95K Youth Empowerment RunHampton, VA
Tue, Jun 5Hoo's Well Couch to 5K TrainingCharlottesville, VA

New/Updated 5K races in Virginia

Wed, Jul 42018 Freedom 5KCulpeper, VA
Sat, Aug 11CDR SuperHero 5KWilliamsburg, VA
Sat, Aug 256th Annual Fort Lewis Baptist Church 5th Quarter 5K Run & 3K WalkSalem, VA
Sat, Aug 25York River State Park 5KWilliamsburg, VA
Fri, Sep 28Grand Caverns Signature 5K Sept. 28th 2018Grottoes, VA
Sat, Oct 69th Annual Williamsburg Landing 5k for The ArcWilliamsburg, VA
Sat, Nov 365 Roses 5kSmithfield, VA
Sat, Apr 202019 Petersburg Half Marathon & 5KPetersburg, VA
Sat, May 11Crozet Running Trail 5kCrozet, VA

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February 1, 2012

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February 22, 2014

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February 23, 2014

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March 12, 2014

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March 15, 2014

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