The 5k (3.1 miles) is a short but sweet distance and popular road race event. Often thought of as a race for beginners, the 5k is the perfect distance for runners of all abilities. You can find a 5k race almost anywhere in the country (or create your own), train in a relatively short amount of time, and race with beginners to pros. Below find information about running your first, best, or fastest race, plus local 5k race reviews.
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