ther Races & Events

  • The events listed below are NOT MRTC sanctioned events. Please verify time/dates with the event organizers before attending.
  • The box at the bottom of this page explains how to have your event included on this page.

May 13, 2017
Millington YMCA & MWR Centennial 5k
Location: 7965 Veterans Parkway, Start and end in front of Millington Chamber Office

May 19-21, 2017

Memphis in May Triathlon
Location: Millington, TN

May 28, 2017
Great American River Run Half Marathon & 5k
Location: Memphis, TN

June 3, 2017
Heatwave Classic Tri
Location: Ridgeland, MS

June 17, 2017
I Scream for Ice Cream 5k
Location: Edmund Orgill Park, Millington, TN

June 24, 2017
Annie Oakley Buffalo Bill Tri
Location: 6640 Walnut Grove Dr., Memphis, TN

July 22, 2017
Horseshoe Lake Tri
Location: Hughes, AR

August 26, 2017
Dragonfly Sprint Tri
Location: Sardis, MS

September 16, 2017
Fury Run 5k and 10k
Location: University of Mississippi

September 16, 2017
Lausanne 5K Run In Memory of Peter Kling ‘86
Location: Lausanne Collegiate School/East Memphis

September 30, 2017
Heart & Sole Marathon, Half Marathon & 5k
Location: Jonesboro, AR

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Submitting information about your event

We will post 5K races that are in Shelby County and the surrounding counties (Fayette, TN, Tipton, TN, Crittenden, AR, and DeSoto, MS). If your 5K race is outside of these counties, please utilize to post your race. We will post races of distances greater than 5 kilometers for locations outside of the aforementioned boundary.

If you would like to submit your upcoming event to this calendar, please gather the following information:

  • Name of event
  • Distance (if not in title of event)
  • Location
  • Race Start time
  • Race web site
  • and/or a phone number to call for more information about the event
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