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Reno Running Fest

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The 2nd Annual Reno Running Fest, presented by Hometown Health, celebrates running in Reno with two great races in one fun weekend.

How to enter the Reno Running Fest

  1. Journal Jog 8K

    Run 8km
    $15–$35
    Event passed
  2. Reno Mile

    Run 1mi
    $10–$20
    Event passed

Reno Running Fest routes

Reno Mile
This is a one mile race on Virginia Street in downtown Reno, with timed Age Group and Elite Heats and untimed Dog Mile and Fun Mile Heats. Run up to 3 heats for one small price. Everyone can run a mile! All participants will receive a Reno Mile commemorative coin. Be part of the #BringBacktheMile national campaign. Girls on the Run - Sierras is back as our non-profit partner and will receive a portion of the race proceeds.

51st Annual Journal Jog
This 8k run/walk is dubbed Reno's Oldest Footrace and includes lots of team and pair categories and even a caterpillar. There is a running stroller division, too so come out and celebrate this longstanding event! All finishers will receive a Journal Jog finisher medal.

Event Details

What’s Included
What You Also Get If You Sign Up For The Reno Mile:

  • a Reno Mile Commemorative Coin
  • post-race refreshments and vendors and music at the Finish Line Party

What You Also Get If You Sign Up For The Journal Jog:

  • a Journal Jog finisher's medal
  • post-race refreshments and vendors and music at the Finish Line Party
  • a complimentary beer at the finish party
  • and entry into the Race178 Great Giveaway Extravaganza - must be present to win a GGE prize.
Double Dare Medal - Participants who complete the Reno Mile AND the Journal Jog will earn a special medal recognizing their achievement of two races in two days.

Reno Running Fest weather forecast

Clear throughout the day.

77°F
Predicted highs
52°F
Predicted lows

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