Monday, December 8, 2008

12k's of Christmas (and 5K too)

Date: Saturday, December 13, 2008

Time: 08:00 AM

Old Post Office
212 S Main Street
Wetumpka, AL 36092

Brief Description: Feeling guilty for stuffing yourself at Thanksgiving dinner? Want to make room for that Christmas ham? Well then join us for the 4th annual 12K's of Christmas (5K too)! This run will be a part of Wetumpka's famous Christmas on the Coosa festival and will take runners through historic Downtown Wetumpka and surrounding neighborhoods.

Website: or Sign up here using until Dec 11.

Thursday, December 4, 2008

Chief Ladiga Trail Half Marathon - Piedmont to Jacksonville, Alabama

Date: Saturday, December 6, 2008

This is a 5th annual race.
The race is from Piedmont to Jacksonville in even numbered years.
The race is from Jacksonville to Piedmont in odd numbered years.
You may park and register at the Jacksonville Community Center
and ride a shuttle bus to Piedmont before the race.
The last bus before the race will depart Jacksonville at 7:30AM.
Alternatively, you may park and register at the Piedmont Welcome Center
and ride a shuttle bus back to Piedmont after the race.

The race is entirely on the Chief Ladiga Trail whih is Alabama's first extended
rails-to-trails project. Along the way enjoy beautiful wetlands, streams, forests,
farmland and a horizon filled with mountains. The entire course is paved and flat.

More Details Here

Tuesday, November 25, 2008

March of Dimes Turkey Trot 5K - Baton Rouge, LA

Date: Thursday, November 27, 2008

March of Dimes Turkey Trot
Location: Galvez Plaza, Downtown
Baton Rouge, LA

Schedule: Registration starts at 6:30 a.m. at Galvez Plaza
Run starts at 8:00 a.m.

Tuesday, November 18, 2008

Turkey Burner Run/Walk 5K & 1 Mile

Saturday, November 22nd.

8th Annual Turkey Burner Run/Walk

7150 Halcyon Park Drive
Montgomery, AL, 36117

Registration 6:30am
5K 8:00am
1 Mile Fun Run/Walk 8:45am
Awards Ceremony 9:30am (approximately)

The race benefits the Montgomery Area Food Bank

Registration Form.
Click here to look at the 5K run course map.

Friday, October 24, 2008

Spinner's Great Pumpkin 8k - Prattville, Alabama

Date: Saturday, October 25, 2008

Time: 08:00 AM
Venue: Spinners Park, Prattville

Upper Kingston and 6th Street
Prattville, AL 36067

More Information Here

Tuesday, October 14, 2008

Chili Trot 5K & Chili Cookoff

Date: Saturday, October 18, 2008

5K & 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk & Chili Cook-off

Date: Saturday, October 18, 2008

Capital Christian Center
9000 Vaughn Road
Montgomery, AL 36117

Registration 7:30am
5K 9:00am
1 Mile Fun Run/Walk 9:45am
Award Ceremony 10:30am

Contact Dawn Wagner at 334.538.7379 or for more information. Visit Them on-line for continually updated race day information at

Sunday, October 12, 2008

Auburn University Fall 5K - Auburn, Alabama

Sunday, October 12th
Day of the Race Registration: 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Project Uplift Fun Run: 5:00-5:15 p.m.
Fall 5K race: 5:30 p.m.
* DINNER and AWARDS following the race!

The START and FINISH lines of the race will be located
at the intersection of Mell Street and W. Thach Avenue.
All pre/post race activities will take place on the front
lawn of Cater Hall.

More Info Here

Friday, October 10, 2008

2008 Run for LIFE 5K & 1Mile Fun Run

Saturday, October 11

5th Annual
Run for LIFE 2008
5K & 1Mile Fun Run

Landmark Church of Christ
1800 Halcyon BLVD
Montgomery, AL (map)

7:30 am-5K
8:30 am- 1Mile Fun Run for Individuals and Families

A Fun event to benefit the Missions Ministry at Landmark Church


$18.00 Day of Race Registration
$15.00 Fun Run-Individual & Family Unit (2 adults per family unit)
One T-shirt per family unit for Fun Run entries

(Awards will be given to the overall winners and to those placing 1st-3rd)

Thursday, October 2, 2008

Claybank 5K Trail Run/Walk - Ozark, AL.

Saturday, October 4, 8:00 am.

From Montgomery, Take 231 South of Troy to Roy Parker Rd, Left on Myrtle Dr to Ed Lisenby Lake. Approximately 75 miles from Montgomery.

Info: Cathy Outlaw 334-774-8511.

Monday, September 22, 2008

AUM Senator Stampede (5K)

Date: September 27, 2008

AUM Senator Stampede Website

5K Race 8:30 a.m.
1 Mile Fun Run 9:30 a.m.
Baseball Complex


Saturday, August 30, 2008

Labor Day Run (5K and 1 Mile)

River Region Runners (R3), formerly know as the Montgomery Track and Running Club (MTRC), will be holding it's annual Labor Day Run in Downtown Montgomery on Monday, September 1, 2008, at the Union Station train shed.

This will be the Inaugural River Region Runners R3 Event

Race Information:
The races begin and at the Union Train Station in downtown Montgomery. The course heads up long the river overlook, then into Cottage Hills or a historic run through rolling hills. You’ll enjoy the down hill stretch on Montgomery street with a turn on to Commerce Street and back to the Train Station. This is a challenging course with beautiful scenery.

No bicycles, No pets, No skates or baby buggies allowed on course during race.

Registration Form (T-Shirts only guaranteed for first 200 registered participants)

Start Times:
Registration: 6:00 - 7:15 a.m. - 5K: 7:30 a.m. - 1-Mile: 8:30 a.m.

Packet Pickup:
Monday September 1, 2008, Union Station Train Shed, 6:00 a.m.

Wednesday, August 13, 2008

Woodland Wallahatchie 10K, 5K & 1 Mile Race

Saturday, August 16, 2008

Late Registration 6:15 – 7:00 am for 10K and 5K and closing at 8:15 am for 1 Mile.
10K and 5K Race start 7:15am CST 1 Mile Run/Walk start 8:30 am CST

Woodland United Methodist Church {map}
4428 Wallahatchie Road
Pike Road, Alabama


Monday, July 28, 2008

Woodstock 5K - Anniston, Alabama

Saturday, August 2, 2008 7:30am – 11:00 AM

2008 RRCA Southern Regional 5K Championship

Anniston High School
1301 Woodstock Avenue
Anniston, AL 36201 {map}

The 2007 RRCA National Road Race of the Year!
The 2009 RRCA National 5K Championship!


Thursday, July 24, 2008

Peach Festival Run - Auburn, Alabama

Date: Saturday, July 26, 2008

● 1 Mile Fun Run - 7:30 a.m.
● 5K run – 8:00 a.m.

**Participants can choose to walk and/or run at either event

Place: Trinity Lutheran Church – 446 South Gay Street, Auburn, AL 36830
(located next to Amsterdam Café)

More Info Here

Wednesday, July 2, 2008

Peavine Falls Run - Oak Mountain - Birmingham

Wednesday, July 04, 2007

Info: Peavine Falls Run

Time: 07:00 AM

Venue: Upper Picnic Area - Oak Mtn. State Park

Address: Pelham, AL 35137

8.4 mile course in beautiful State Park - 7 miles on hilly paved road and 1.4 miles on mtn. bike single track dirt trail through woods.

Fees: $5.00

Saturday, June 28, 2008

Haley's Team 2nd Annual Twilight 5K - Anniston

Saturday, June 28, 2008 - 08:30 PM

Miller Gymnasium, Fort McClellan
Corner of 12th street and Summerall gate road
Anniston, AL

Info: Haley's Team

Thursday, June 26, 2008

American Red Cross Red Hot Run 5K

Saturday, June 28, 2008 ~ 7:30 a.m. - Until ?

Red Cross
5015 Woods Crossing (map)
Montgomery, AL

· 5K Run/Walk + 1 mile Fun-Run
· 5K Age Group Awards presented (3 deep)
· T-shirt & Good Bag for first 300 registrants
· $15 pre-registration (5K or 1 mile)
· $18 Day of Registration (5K or 1 mile)
· Registration closed at 7:00 a.m. on the day of race.

Download the Official Red Cross Red Hot Run Registration Form today!

Call 260-3984 or 260-4017 to sign up or for more information.


Tuesday, June 17, 2008

Peach Run - Clanton, Alabama

Date: June 21, 2008

Cornerstone's 5th Annual Peach Run

There will be a 5K and a 10K Race.
Both races will begin at 7:00 am at Cornerstone Fitness.
Register early to ensure that you get a t-shirt.
Registration cost is $20.00 if you register prior to May 21rd.
The cost is $25.00 if you register after May 21rd.
Cash prizes will be awarded to the Male and Female winners of each race.
Age division winners will also be awarded prizes!

For more info contact Lori Patterson @205-280-6450.

Monday, May 19, 2008

Jubilee CityFest 8K and 2 Mile Runs

Date: Saturday, May 24, 2008
Time: 07:30 AM

Venue: Old Alabama Town
301 Columbus Street
Montgomery, AL 36104

The 30th running of these races have been designated as Alabama's RRCA 2008 State Championships. The 8K & 2 mile routes can be viewed through the Jubilee CityFest website.

More Info Here

Thursday, May 8, 2008

Pancake Run for Missions (5K)

May 10, 2008 - 8:00 AM, Registration begins at 6:30 AM

17th Annual Pancake Run for Missions
First United Methodist Church
2416 W. Cloverdale Park
Montgomery, Alabama 36106

Run through Old Cloverdale, one of Montgomery's most scenic neighborhoods.

PANCAKE BREAKFAST: All participants are invited to a complimentary pancake breakfast immediately following the race in the Fellowship Hall, sponsored by The United Methodist Men. Non-racers may enjoy pancakes for a $2.00 donation.

More info here


Friday, May 2, 2008

Max Fit and Prattville City Fest 5K's

Max Fit 5K - 7:30 AM - Maxwell Air Force Base Fitness Center - Registration starts at 7:00 AM

Prattville City Fest 5K - 6:00 PM - Prattville Alabama

Saturday, April 26, 2008

Spring to LIFE 5K

8:00 AM

Click on graphic above for more information

Vaughn Forest Church

8660 Vaughn Rd.

Montgomery, AL 36117

Saturday, April 19, 2008

7th Annual Walk of Life 5K Run/Walk

Downtown Montgomery, at Cramton Bowl on April 19, 2008.

Registration will begin at 7 a.m. and the Run/Walk will begin at 8:30 a.m.

More Info Here

Saturday, April 12, 2008

3rd Annual Student YMCA 5K/10K Race

Click Here for more Info

The course will go through beautiful Old Cloverdale and the Garden District. Registration will take place in Cloverdale Park beginning at 7:30 AM. Parking is available at First United Methodist Church. All racers will start at 8:30 AM. All proceeds will benefit the Montgomery YMCA Teen Programs.

In case of weather, please call the Race Hotline at (334) 220-9622 to check on the status of the race.

Saturday, April 5, 2008

9th Annual GEICO Wright Flyers 5K Heritage Race

The races begin and end at the Train Shed 300 Water St Montgomery AL.
Start Times:
5K — 7:30am, 1 Mile 8:45am (Approx)

More Info: Wright Flyers 5K Heritage Race

Saturday, March 15, 2008

Tuskegee Legacy 10K - Tuskegee, AL

Venue: The Tuskegee Municipal Complex

Time: Registration 6:30 - 7:30 AM; 10K Start - 8:00 AM

101 Fonville Street
Tuskegee, AL 36087

Brief Description:
The official venue for 2008 Alabama Senior Olympics 10K qualifier.

Legacy 10k Road Race - $20.00
1 Mile Fun Run and Walk - $10.00

Online Registration Closes:
03/13/08 12:00 AM


Saturday, March 8, 2008

Riverfest Crater Run 5k - Wetumpka, AL

Saturday, March 08, 2008, 07:30 AM
Alabama State Employees Credit Union
825 Wilson St
Wetumpka, AL 36092

Brief Description:
The Riverfest Crater Run 5k is our annual Riverfest 5k with a marked twist! This is not your ordinary 5k, it will be run up the South Rim of the Famous Wetumpka Meteorite Crater. A challenging elevation gain of about 450ft over 1.5 miles then turn and head back down. Stunning views on a winding hilly paved road.

Map of Course and More Info Here

Saturday, March 1, 2008

Resurrection Run - Prattville

4th Annual Resurrection Run Web Page

10k, 5k and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk & Tot Trot

March 1, 2008 @ 8:00 AM

2008 5k Race Course
2008 10k Race Course

Course: The 2008 Resurrection Run is sponsored by Montgomery Track & Running Club.

The 10k will have some hills but the majority is flat and scenic.

The 5k will be through the heart of downtown Prattville and mostly flat.

Time: 10k and 5k - 8:00 a.m. 1 Mile: 9:30 a.m. Tot Trot: Following 1 Mile Awards / Door Prizes to follow

Directions: from I-65 take exit 179, turn west toward Prattville and proceed past HWY 31 into downtown Prattville. Turn right on Chestnut, go 2 blocks.

Saturday, February 23, 2008

Huntingdon College Founder's Day 5k

Race starts at the Delchamps Center at Huntingdon College,
1500 E.Fairview Dr, Montgomery, AL.

Registration starts at 7:30 AM, 5K Race at 8:30 AM

Course is the reverse route of the Jingle Bell run.

For more information or to download an application,
go to
or call (334)833-4544.

Saturday, February 16, 2008

Germania Springs 4 Mile - Jacksonville, AL

Germania Springs 4 Mile
& 18-under 5K
Germania Springs Park
Jacksonville, Alabama
2:00pm Saturday 2/16/08

Call 256-282-6647 or visit

Saturday, February 9, 2008

Love Your Heart 10K - Auburn, AL

Date: Saturday, February 9th

Link: Event Info

Location: Chewacla State Park
124 Shell Toomer Parkway
Auburn AL 36830

Follow signs in the Park for Registration and Parking

Time: Registration begins at 6:30am
1 Mile Run Begins at 7:30am
10K Run Begins at 7:45am

Follow signs in Park for Love Your Heart Run Registration

The Course: The 1 mile and 6.4 mile routes offer spectacular views of Chewacla State Park. The 6.4 mile route begins and ends inside Chewacla State Park. For local runners, we are reviving an “old” course that allows runners a challenging return climb to the summit of Chewacla State Park. Participants may run or walk the event!

Entry Fees: Pre-registration (postmarked by February 1st) -$16.00
Day of Race Registration- $20.00

Tuesday, January 29, 2008

2nd Annual Ground Hog 5K Jog

Come one, come all, to the 2nd Annual Ground Hog 5K Jog on Saturday, February 2nd!

If the ground hog sees his shadow, there will be another six weeks of cool running. No shadow,and it's back to sweat-filled outings!

The timed run will begin promptly (right around) 9AM on a somewhat meticulously-measured course:

It begins and ends at 1172 Lakewood Drive, in the prestigious upscale community of Lakeview Estates in beautiful Montgomery. (Anyone found the lake yet?)

There will refreshments and the infamous "road kill ground hog grog." Please come help us celebrate this auspicious occasion!

For more information and obfuscation,please call Pete @ 271-5826 or 202-4931; (e-mail)

Saturday, January 26, 2008

Hog Wild 5 Mile Run - Dothan, Alabama

2 PM CST. Westgate Park at the Northcutt Complex, Dothan, Al.

Challenging, rolling certified course. Aid Stations, splits each mile, & digital clock at finish. Certification number AL-8500TC.

5 mi.-$20 if mailed by 1/22/08; $25 Race Day. RW div. (no Shirt Option - $10), Shirts guaranteed to pre-registered runners only.

Info: Larry Dykes 334-792-6021.

More Information ---> CLICK HERE.

Saturday, January 19, 2008

Auburn Half Marathon

DATE: January 19, 2008

TIME: 7:30 am CST Half Marathon 10:00 am Children’s Half Marathon

PLACE: Moore’s Mill Fitness 2272 Moore’s Mill Rd Auburn, AL 36830
Showers will be available after the race.

ENTRY: $25.00 for Half Marathon before December 15th, 2007. $35.00 after December 16, 2007.

$10.00 for parents participating in the Children’s Half Marathon. No charge for children.

Bandits prohibited – please contact race director.

RESULTS: Results will be posted on

AWARDS: $100 to 1st place overall, male and female. Ten year age groups

SHIRTS: All runners registered before December 15th, 2007 will receive a long-sleeve technical running shirt. Entries received after December 16th and all Children’s Half participants will receive a cotton t-shirt.

For more information and maps for this event, please check .

Saturday, January 12, 2008

Cruising the Creekwalk - Prattville

Time: 9 a.m. - 5K and 10 a.m. - 1 Mile
Registration will begin at 7:30 at the Doster Center.

More Information

Both events will begin and end at the Doster Community Center and will take you along the creek and through Historic Downtown Prattville. Please bring your whole family and join us for a celebration party at the end of the race, including food, music and entertainment for the children!

Medals will be awarded to first place male/female finishers in each category, as well as an Overall Winner and Master's Level.