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697 Views 2 Replies Latest reply: May 25, 2012 10:35 PM by crl8686 RSS
sapphiregal Expert 59 posts since
May 9, 2011
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May 25, 2012 6:48 PM

Websites to find Races 5K/10K etc?

Im curious to see what websites you go into to search for 5k/10k races etc?

Also whats the website where you can calculate how many miles in the area to run so I wouldnt have to bring my pager with me knowing how many miles Ive ran etc..

THanks!

  • lenzlaw Community Moderator 10,389 posts since
    Jan 18, 2008
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    1. May 25, 2012 7:14 PM (in response to sapphiregal)
    Websites to find Races 5K/10K etc?

    Usually look at sites for companies in your area that do race management and timing.  There are a couple national ones but mostly for longer races, such as: half2run.com for half marathons and marathonguide.com for marathons. There are several sites that let you map a run.  Google maps can do it, I thimk, and mapmyrun.com is perhaps best known.

     

    Len





    Len

  • crl8686 Legend 1,302 posts since
    Nov 11, 2007
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    2. May 25, 2012 10:35 PM (in response to sapphiregal)
    Re: Websites to find Races 5K/10K etc?

    In addition, two good nationwide sites for races of many different distances are    http://www.runningintheusa.com/Race/Default.aspx     and http://www.theschedule.com/   (I've used both).

    Depending on where you live, there may also be local or regional websites with detailed race listings. For example, here in Southern California we have Raceplace, which covers the entire area from Santa Barbara to San Diego and everything in between,   http://www.raceplace.com     





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