Our annual Firecracker 5K wil be held at Morningside Baptist Church, Huntsville AL!
5k Runs in Huntsville, Alabama
Welcome to the Huntsville Track Club's Twilight 5K! A Fundraiser to support the UAH Cross Country and Track Teams.
What do running, wine and children have in common? The answer: a 5K that will help children get much-needed medical care! The Annual Church Street Wine Run benefitting the New Hope Childrens Clinic!
Join us for a great event that provides something for everyone, adults running the race and family members coming to cheer them on!
Join us for the St. Jude Walk/Run during Childhood Cancer Awareness Month in September, to raise money for the kids of St. Jude, where families never receive a bill for anything. Let's end childhood cancer. Together.
Join us for the Running of the Bulls 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run!
The Huntsville Alumni Chapter of Delta Zeta and our presenting sponsor AEgis Technologies invite you to join us for the "Once Upon a 5k..." which clearly has a storybook theme! All are encouraged to dress up as your favorite storybook character!
70% of the funds raised benefit the Huntsville Hospital Foundation's Pediatric Audiology fund, with the remaining 30% supporting the Starkey Hearing Foundation.
Huntsville Hospital Foundation and the Huntsville Track Club are pleased to present the annual Liz Hurley Ribbon Run.
The event, featuring a 5K run and Survivors Walk, was established in honor of local news anchor and breast cancer survivor, Liz Hurley.
Please join us for our Annual Go for the Gold, to help make a stand against childhood cancer! Proceeds from this amazing event will go toward supporting the children and their families undergoing treatment at the St. Jude's affiliate clinic at Huntsville Hospital. We will also honor 2 amazing families and their beautiful angels, Erin and Sam. Thank you to our wonder host sponsor, McMullen Cove, for making this dream a reality! Together we can and will make a difference in this fight!
Huntsville's Fleet Feet Sports invites you to join runners, walkers, ghosts, and goblins of all ages at the Halloween 5K Run and Monster Mile. Get crafty and creative and participate in the costume contest or, better yet, compete in costume!
Prepare for a race with the excitement of the space race, the moon landing, Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, and Michael Collins. It will commemorate the anniversary of this historical event with the Apollo 11k, 5k and 1k races! The Apollo 11k mission statement is: To honor the memory of Apollo 11 and everyone past, present and future involved in space exploration.
Join us for the I Love America 5K!
James Clemens High School welcomes you to join us as we run for an amazing cause. This is our annual race benefiting St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. This fun run/walk is open to EVERYONE in the community and we hope to see you there! This year we will be partnering with Columbia Elementary School. If you are a registering a student that attends CES, please note that before checking out.
5K Run/Walk benefiting local charities that help people with special learning needs. This race is put on by the Knights of Columbus Council 10232 of Madison. 100% of the proceeds to Madison City Schools. This is part of a nationwide campaign put on by the Knights of Columbus.
The Paper Chase 5K is an annual fundraiser for Free 2 Teach. The race raises funds for Free 2 Teach, a non-profit in Madison County, Alabama that supports public school students and school teachers by giving away supplies and resources. The race brings together teachers, administrators, students and community members all with the aim of supporting education in our county.
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What you need to know about 5k Runs
A 5k run is the perfect distance for a beginner, it’s 3.1 miles and is the shortest and most popular road running distance. It’s a great goal to include in your fitness regime because there’s no pressure, people walk, jog or sprint so it’s totally up to you.
Find local 5k running races
There are loads of great 5k events, they tend to attract a great crowd and are very family orientated. From runs around the London Parks, to night runs and family events, you won’t be short of 5ks to choose from. Most marathon events such as London or Berlin have a 10k and a 5k race as well so it’s worth checking the larger events.