Other 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.

March 3-5, 2017
Chattanooga Marathon, Half-marathon, 5K, Marathon Relay, Kids' Run

March 11, 2017
MTS St. Patrick's Day 4 Mile Run/Walk
Location: Midtown Memphis

April 1, 2017
Twigs Half Marathon & 5k
Location: Olive Branch, MS

April 1, 2017
6th Annual Rise & Shine Half Marathon & 5k
Location: Hattiesburg, MS

April 1, 2017
Andrew Jackson Marathon
Location: Jackson, TN

April 2, 2017
29th Anniversary Wolfman Duathlon
Location: Shelby Farms Gate 11

April 8, 2017
Friends of Fayette County Animal Shelter Fast & Furriest 5k & 1k
Location: Oakland, TN, Main St. (located off Hwy 64 & Hwy 194)

April 23, 2017
GMSD 5k Stampede and Color Run
Location: Corner of Wolf River Blvd and Kimbrough

May 6, 2017
2nd Annual Run/Walk for Peace
Location: 2168 Frayser Blvd., Memphis, TN 38127

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

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

Visit www.halfmarathons.net for a listing of half marathons around the country.
Visit www.racesonline.com for more races.
Visit Arkansas Runner calendar for a calendar of races in Arkansas.
Visit Trail and Ultra Running for links to trail and ultra running.
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 Racesonline.com 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
Please do not send attachments as we cannot post them.

Send this information to aflanigan@memphisrunners.com.