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.

September 8, 2018
Fayette Cares High Cotton 5k & 1k Cotton Candy Fun Run
Location: Somerville United Methodist Church, 205 S. East St., Somerville, TN 38068

September 22, 2018
2018 St. Jude Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer
Location: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Campus

September 29, 2018
Lausanne 5k
Location: Lausanne, Memphis, TN

October 28, 2018
Overton Park 5 Mile Classic
Location: East Parkway Pavilion, Memphis

November 3, 2018
Big River Crossing Half Marathon and 5k
Location: Memphis, TN

November 22, 2018
Memphis Hungry Turkey 5k
Location: Shelby Farms Park

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.